Lawmakers want to ban the public release of 911 emergency calls
Wisconsin is not the only state where lawmakers want to ban the public release of 911 emergency calls.
Alabama and Ohio are also considering it - and Missouri, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Wyoming already keep those recordings private.
A public hearing on the Wisconsin bill was held a few weeks ago. It was fueled by the 2008 murder of UW-Madison student Brittany Zimmermann.