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Prisoner escapes from hospital, steals ambulance

- 10/09/2015

Candice Ruud Newsday SMITHTOWN, N.Y. — A female prisoner escaped from police custody at a Smithtown hospital Thursday night, stole a hospital ambulance and crashed it a short while ...

Medic called 'guardian angel' after stopping woman's attacker

- 10/09/2015

The medic was responding to a call near the woman's home when he heard screams coming from the residence.

Medic called 'guardian angel' after stopping woman's attacker

- 10/09/2015

Josh Newton Tahlequah Daily Press TAHLEQUAH, Okla. — A Tahlequah paramedic is being credited for helping to stop a man who allegedly attacked a woman and tried to rape her Monday night ...

Rescue Task Force is best medical response to an active shooter incident

- 10/08/2015

Nearly six years after Arlington County Fire Department introduced the modern concept of the Rescue Task Force (RTF) model for emergency medical response to active shooter incidents, many agencies ...

EMS, police respond 7 times to 'rescue' body in Detroit front yard

- 10/08/2015

By Christy Strawser CBS Detroit DETROIT — It’s not exactly life-like, with its white cotton head and black body, but lying there face down on the grass, totally slack, with its ...

Medic caught on video punching theft suspect

- 10/08/2015

By AJ Ross WABC NEW YORK — An NYPD takedown of an alleged phone thief inside a Sunset Park bodega last month has prompted an internal investigation. Surveillance video surfaced capturing ...

Deputy comforts infant at ambulance crash; photo goes viral

- 10/07/2015

LEEDS, Ala. — A photo of a sheriff's deputy holding an infant with the aftermath of an ambulance, semi-tractor and three-car vehicle collision behind him is going viral on social networks ...

Police rescue Ky. man from 125-pound python

- 10/07/2015

Associated Press NEWPORT, Ky. — The owner of a northern Kentucky reptile store is recovering after police officers pried off a 20-foot python that was crushing the man. Newport police ...

N.C. medic accused of sexually assaulting patient in back of rig

- 01/08/2015

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — A former Mission Hospital paramedic was charged with sexual battery for allegedly inappropriately touching a female patient in the back of an ambulance. Tou Vang Lee, ...

Ottawa may assign tactical medics to high-shooting areas

- 01/08/2015

Ottawa Community News OTTAWA, Canada — Ottawa’s paramedic service may consider assigning its specially trained tactical paramedics in parts of the city that have seen a rising ...

Ex-EMS chief accused of misusing N.H. town finances

- 01/07/2015

AMHERST, N.H. — The former director of the Amherst Department of Emergency Medical Services, faces a felony charge for allegedly using a town credit card for personal use. The suspected ...

Utah officers help restrain unruly, ill passenger

- 01/06/2015

By Michelle L. Price Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — Three Utah officers returning from the funeral of a slain New York City policeman helped restrain an unruly passenger on a JetBlue ...

Combative U.S. man dies after attacking border crossing inspectors

- 01/02/2015

Associated Press SAN DIEGO — A 40-year-old U.S. citizen died after a border inspector shot him with a stun gun at the nation's busiest crossing, authorities said Thursday. San ...

EMS overstepping authority violates public trust

- 01/01/2015

To kick off a new year of EMS events is this story about a couple of EMS providers overstepping their authority by stopping a driver, law enforcement style. It turns out the driver was the daughter ...

N.J. EMTs suspended for making 'illegal' traffic stop

- 12/31/2014

By Andrew Wyrich The Record EMERSON, N.J. — The borough’s volunteer ambulance corps must revise its bylaws and keep better records on vehicle use after two emergency medical technicians ...

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