By Mark Conley
San Jose Mercury News
CAPITOLA, Calif. — Bryan Stow stands on a deck in his backyard. Using his left hand to balance his 250-pound frame on a walker, he wraps his right ...
The video teaches employees and civilians how to respond during and active-shooter incident
SAN MARCOS, Texas — A new video from the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Center at Texas State University teaches civilians how to respond if faced with an active-shooter ...
OTTAWA — A Canadian paramedic crew, assaulted twice during an early morning call for service, doesn't expect charges to be brought against the assailants.
The crew was called to ...
By John C. Malcolm, NRP, CCEMTP, FP-C
It was Memorial Day at about 7 p.m. when the tones dropped for a male who had overdosed. My partner Bridgette, an EMT, and I jumped in our truck and off ...
By Margaret Stafford
The Associated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Residents of a small southern Missouri town struggled to come to grips with the knowledge that one of their own had killed ...
Argentina: Stolen ambulance and medic shot
Thieves stole an ambulance and ran over a pregnant woman in Buenos Aires.
Read the Full Story: Lomas de Zamora: roban una ambulancia y atropellan ...
GLENDALE, Ariz. — An internal investigation determined a pair of firefighters used excessive force and violated city and department policies when they punched and cursed at a patient during ...
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — A suspected drunk driver whose clothes caught fire after he was Tasered by a Chesterfield Police officer was listed in critical condition early Sunday ...
After firefighters freed the man from the wreckage, he started to fight them; that's when police subdued him
NEW YORK — An EMT accused of pulling a knife on a coworker and threatening another with a broom handle was fired after a three-year investigation, the New York Post reports.
In 2010, ...
By Matthew Bieniek
Cumberland Times News
CUMBERLAND, Md. — Firefighters and paramedics already face danger on the job and a new bill introduced in the General Assembly is designed ...
LONDON – A London Ambulance Service (LAS) paramedic crew was assaulted twice in two days by two patients.
Catherine Maynard, a Fulham paramedic, and her colleague responded to a sick ...
The Fire-Rescue Med session Premeditated Responder Ambush: Pre-Planning and Response Strategies, examines an increase over the past decade of EMS providers being targeted for violence, and explores ...