Should paramedics be allowed to carry guns on duty?

EMS1 Poll Results: Feb 13, 2020 - Feb 21, 2020

Yes 59 %
Only tactical paramedics working with law enforcement 32 %
No 9 %
Total 1120

Green, Ohio, tactical paramedics are now permitted to carry handguns when called out to assist the sheriff's SWAT following a change in state law and the urging of Summit County Sheriff Steve Barry. Do you agree with the decision? Take our poll below and share it with your colleagues. 

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