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Elderly Man Threatens to Pull Gun on Texas Medics

While paramedics argued their case, Ray threatened to pull out a pistol.

Posted Sunday, September 13, 2009

Shots Fired at Kentucky Paramedics

A spokeswoman for the Greenup County Volunteer Fire Department said three emergency medical service employees were walking into the fire department building when three shots were fired in their direction.

Posted Monday, September 7, 2009

First Responders Look at Personal Safety

EMTs are often the first people on the scene following a shooting, stabbing or other violent incident.

Posted Monday, August 31, 2009

Oklahoma City Woman Shoots at Ambulance

Police say Smelley initially called 911 complaining of chest pains, but emergency medical technicians arriving at her home were surprised by gunfire.

Posted Sunday, August 30, 2009

Group of Drunks Attack Detroit Medics

An EMS crew answering a call on Detroit s east side was attacked by a drunk group of people, according to police.

Posted Sunday, August 30, 2009

Canadian Medic Purchases Own Body Armor

He is angry the City of Winnipeg won't currently fund protection for the 160 paramedics who are exposed to all kinds of risks while on the front lines.

Posted Tuesday, August 11, 2009

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Pennsylvania Health Club Shooting; 4 Dead, 10 Wounded

Five victims arrived in critical condition at UPMC Mercy Hospital, but three were upgraded to serious condition by early Wednesday.

Posted Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Helmet Saves Man who Hit Ambulance

Posted Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Drunken Mayhem Mars St. Patrick's in Ireland

Posted Tuesday, March 17, 2009


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