Fremont police and fire tweeting public safety calls

September 23, 2011 6:42:41 AM PDT
Public safety officials in Fremont are using Twitter today to give the public a rare look at their typical day.

Starting at 11:00 this morning, through 2:00 a.m. tomorrow, members of Fremont's police and fire departments are going to tweet all public safety calls that come into the 911 center. During that 15-hour period, they expect about 200 calls for service.

They encourage the public to follow the calls, and ask questions, at FremontPD on Twitter.