Facebook goes down, police called
Social media addicts turned to the police for help when Facebook and Instagram stopped working on Thursday.
Popular morning show program Sunrise issued a tweet with information from emergency services asking people to stop calling 000.
The social media outage on Thursday followed issues with Gmail and Google Drive on Wednesday, with users around the world experiencing issues.
As the internet celebrated its 30th birthday this week is it possible it is having a mid-life crisis?