News

Here you will find all of the latest news from our department.

Investigation looks at PD training, prone restraint and in-custody deathsSaturday May 18th, 2024

Recommendations first made in 1995 explained keeping someone on their chest in prone restraint can dangerously restrict breathing
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Conn. ambulance service takes on markings of new ownerSaturday May 18th, 2024

American Ambulance's rigs now have the logo of Hartford HealthCare
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Dash cam video shows Ky. truck left hanging off bridge after crashFriday May 17th, 2024

A Louisville firefighter was lowered to rescue the driver as the cab of her rig hung off the bridge after a crash
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Photo of the Week: Pa. EMS on the runFriday May 17th, 2024

Pittsburgh Bureau of EMS personnel took part in being ready to respond to Pittsburgh Marathon emergencies
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Human-trafficking victim rescued after texting 911 to Calif. dispatchersFriday May 17th, 2024

Ventura County began using text 911 dispatchers in 2021
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Texas officials fire EMS director over lack of volunteers, OT costs and responding to callsFriday May 17th, 2024

Jeff Davis County EMS Chief Peggy Fonseca was escorted out of the courthouse over what she called a "witch hunt" about staffing and leadership
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Ind. construction worker killed in trench collapseFriday May 17th, 2024

The victim was installing a water pipe in Noblesville when sides of the trench collapsed
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'People will die waiting for an ambulance': Md. county EMS faces $2M budget cut, layoffsFriday May 17th, 2024

Firefighters union in Allegany County fights against proposed cuts, layoffs as volunteer ambulance service sets to close
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Texas county increases supply of Narcan after spike in overdosesFriday May 17th, 2024

Austin-Travis County EMS personnel responded to at least 65 overdose calls over three days in May
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Federal initiative provides insights to help states reduce reduce motor vehicle crashesThursday May 16th, 2024

MVC Incident Visualization software will help traffic safety officers identify high-risk areas and trends
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