EMS systems are called upon to perform a variety of functions in protecting community health. Providing standby medical coverage for large gatherings such as sporting events and fairs is a specialized ...
BETHLEHEM, Pa. — A woman played dead to avoid being killed by her boyfriend after he threw her down a flight of stairs and shoved a rag down her throat, police said.
NEW YORK — A FDNY EMT and a FDNY firefighter were arrested after fighting with police on Sunday.
Firefighter Aaron Gardner, 36, and EMT Janice Gardner, 35, were arrested just before ...
Acadian Ambulance got a lot of things right in the response to the shooting at the Lafayette, La. movie theater active-shooter incident. Much of what was known about the shooting, the condition ...
DRAPER, Utah — A Juab County EMS ambulance rolled over on Interstate 15 early Friday morning after a psychiatric patient grabbed the steering wheel of the ambulance.
The Utah Highway ...
Troy Goode was behaving erratically after 4-5 hits of LSD, fled from police, and fought with EMS and hospital personnel before his death
By Jody Callahan
The Commercial Appeal
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A preliminary ruling indicates Troy Goode may have died of a heart-related problem, DeSoto County Dist. Atty. John Champion said ...
Slowed down version of body cam video was shown at preliminary hearing of man who attacked two firefighters during a June medical incident; both men are recovering from their stab wounds
SAN DIEGO — Body camera video shows two San Diego Fire-Rescue firefighters being stabbed by a bystander during a June 24 call for medical assistance at a public transit station.
At a ...
The martial arts concept of "he who controls the elbow, controls the warrior," holds true when it comes to a managing a violent patient. Use these techniques to gain a moment during an attack ...
By Sarah Hauer
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
MILWAUKEE — When Lt. Jamaal Perry returns home after finishing a 24-hour shift at 8 a.m. as a Milwaukee Fire Department paramedic, he usually ...
The 37-year-old medic called 911 to report the victim "came at him;" sheriff wants public to know this incident "was not a random act of violence"
By WECT Staff
HAMPSTEAD, N.C. — Detectives with the Pender County Sheriff's Office have arrested a man after a fatal shooting in Hampstead Friday morning.
According to ...
NBC San Diego
SAN DIEGO — Two firefighters were stabbed as they responded to a medical call for an "intoxicated subject" in East Village Wednesday, according to San Diego Fire ...
By Domingo Ramirez Jr.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
FORT WORTH, Texas — A patrol officer fatally shot a man who pulled a knife on paramedics and firefighters Tuesday morning inside a Western ...
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