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The Santa Fe County Sheriff's Officers respond to the scene of a fatal accidental shooting at a Bonanza Creek Ranch movie set near Santa Fe, N.M. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021.

Sheriff: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun that Killed Cinematographer

Actor Alec Baldwin fired a prop gun on a movie set and killed the cinematographer, authorities said.

Deming (NM) Fire Department EMS Recognized

The department's Emergency Medical Services was selected as the Emergency Medical Services of the year for 2020 in the entire state of New Mexico.

Santa Fe County (NM) Ambulance a Vital Cog in Vaccination Program

Homebound residents in Santa Fe County are getting a shot at the COVID-19 vaccine thanks to a Santa Fe County Fire Department program.

Bernalillo (NM) County Expands Mobile Crisis Teams

The Fire Mobile Crisis Teams are a collaboration among the city, the Bernalillo County's Fire Department and Sheriff's Office, and Albuquerque Police Department.
Police and rescue vehicles surround the scene of a fatal balloon crash in Albuquerque, N.M., Saturday, June 26, 2021.

Five Dead in NM Hot Air Balloon Crash

The pilot and two couples who died after a hot air balloon they were riding in struck a power line and crashed onto a busy street.
Honorees pose for a picture with some equipment.

Life-Saving Equipment Initiative Begins in TX, NM

The Permian Strategic Partnership (PSP) and the Permian Road Safety Coalition (PRSC) recently held a kick-off event for its collaborative “First Responder Life-Saving Equipment Initiative.”
The photo shows the front of an ambulance with its emergency lights on.

Las Cruces (NM) Ambulance Hit by Alleged Drunken Driver, Rolls Over

An ambulance responding to a call Thursday evening was hit by an alleged drunken driver and rolled. A man was arrested.
A medical helicopter stands ready to fly at a moment's notice in New Mexico.

A Day in the Life of a NM Flight Paramedic During COVID-19

This commentary follows the work of a critical care flight paramedic in New Mexico during the COVID-19 pandemic.

NM County Mandates COVID-19 Vaccine for First Responders

Mandatory for paid staff and strongly encouraged for volunteers in Doña Ana County.

Flight Medics, Nurses in NM Provide Crucial Rural Lifeline

Sitting in the cabin of their helicopter, Sam Dominguez and Alicia Bricker, a flight medic and flight nurse based out of Las Cruces, said their jobs have gotten a lot busier during the coronavirus pandemic.