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Why administration of normal saline off-duty constitutes possession and delivery of a controlled substance
Careful monitoring, witnessed documentation and a record of any actions will protect controlled substances in the ambulance from theft
Centerton Firefighter/Paramedic Michael Brown stated he administered the drug to a patient after the fire chief noticed a 10 mg vial was missing
Fairfax County police said the suspect had not yet been discharged from the hospital but walked away with an IV in his arm
Devvan Farina allegedly broke into the homes of patients he knew had been transported to a hospital
Vancouver paramedics were treating a patient when their squad was stolen and later abandoned
The ambulance came to a stop on the lawn right in front of the entrance of the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office
Yengi R. Lado, 27, was convicted of a felony count of second-degree grand larceny and was ordered to pay $250,000 in restitution
Patriot EMS’ former fleet manager and family members used company cards to buy and resell fuel
The Broward County Sheriff’s Office said the woman crashed the NHT ambulance once then bailed out before the second crash
The Baltimore City FD truck was stolen during a medical call
State police are investigating the theft from Yellow Breeches EMS
The Fort Worth engine sustained minor damage and was found about two blocks away
EMS providers were tending to a patient when they noticed the vehicle was missing
Pa. police stopped the stolen rig more than 20 miles away
If he is found guilty, Robert Marshall could be sentenced to up to 7 years in prison
“No damage was done, nothing was stolen, so we’re not really sure what he was doing,” said Traverse City Fire Captain Steven Ball
The defendant is alleged to have stolen Buffalo’s Engine 1 on July 14 while firefighters were responding to an EMS call
Boulder Fire-Rescue firefighters were on a medical call when they saw the engine had been moved and ran toward it
The suspects had reportedly cut through the back of the building and stole defibrillators, chainsaws, radios, generators and Jaws of Life
Freeport EMS declined to press charges against Justin G. DeAngelis
Lynda Jayne Rusinowski was charged with two counts of grand theft of a controlled substance, two counts of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud and two counts of official misconduct
A man approached the ambulance crew in the rig, wielding a wooden tree stake, and began “smashing windows and trying to assault them”
Christopher Pattinson is said to have stolen from Denver Health over three years
A Kunkel Ambulance spokesperson said employees were cleaning the rig between shifts when Vanessa Armstead got in and drove away
The man crashed the ambulance, injuring the trapped provider, before fleeing and later stealing a Tanner Fire Department fire truck and crashing it, as well
Video: A Pharr EMS ambulance was stolen earlier this month while EMS providers were taking a patient into Mission Hospital
A Syracuse crew was inside a home treating a patient when AMR employees saw the truck leaving; dispatchers tracked the stolen vehicle by using its GPS