EMS Company Hopes Nationwide Staffing Shortage For Themselves & Others With More Graduates As Pandemic Restrictions EaseA shortage of paramedics and EMTs has led to major issues for ambulance companies.
One Ambulance For Entire County: Colusa County Leaders Worry About Emergency Response TimesColusa County leaders say they're worried after the county ambulance service was cut from two to just one.
Police: Ambulance Crashed Into Pole Downtown, 1 Transported To HospitalPolice say an ambulance has crashed into a pole at 33rd and J Street in Sacramento.
Power Knocked Out At Sacramento Fire Dispatch Center, Law Enforcement Taking CallsThe Sacramento Regional Fire/EMS Communications Center, the agency responsible for dispatching all fire crews and ambulances in Sacramento County was dispatching in the dark on Sunday night.
Crew Clearing Homeless Camp In Modesto Kills Sleeping WomanPolice say a homeless woman sleeping in a cardboard box was struck and killed by heavy machinery operated by a road crew clearing a homeless camp.
Police: Woman Who Stole Ambulance Was Tired Of Waiting For Her RidePolice in Kentucky say a woman who got tired of waiting for her relatives to pick her up from the hospital stole an ambulance.
Police Recover Second Stolen Ambulance In Downtown Los AngelesIt's the second ambulance stolen in the Los Angeles Area within the past week.
Man Sues City After Drunkenly Jumping Out Of AmbulanceA New York City man who says the city didn't do enough to keep him from drunkenly jumping out of the back of a moving ambulance has filed a lawsuit.
Patient Who Stole Ambulance To Go Home Is Going To PrisonAn impatient patient who stole an ambulance at a Pennsylvania hospital because he wanted to go home is instead going to prison.
Fire Truck Serving Rancho Cordova, Rosemont Neighborhood Closes Due To Budget ReductionAn unexpected budget deficit is forcing a Sacramento Metro Fire to eliminate a fire truck at Station 62 on Bradshaw road, which serves the Rancho Cordova and Rosemont areas.
Man Shot In South SacramentoPolice are investigating a shooting that happened on Monday morning in South Sacramento.
Natomas Hopeful Second Ambulance Could Be Coming SoonChris Andrew of Sacramento’s firefighters union says the fire department’s goal is to have an ambulance at the scene of life-threatening calls in eight minutes or less. But with one ambulance serving 100,000 Natomas residents, that doesn’t always happen.
Woman Under Arrest In Modesto For Allegedly Stealing AmbulanceThe incident happened on Monday around 6:11 a.m. at the Memorial Medical Center in Modesto. An unattended ambulance was parked outside the hospital and running when the woman allegedly got in and drove off, according to Modesto Police Department spokesperson Lt. Kelly Scott.
Ambulance Catches Fire At Antelope Fire StationA Sacramento Metro Fire Department ambulance went up in flames this morning inside of a fire station garage.
Thieves Steal Empty Ambulance In Daly CityPolice in Northern California are searching for suspects who stole an ambulance while paramedics were helping a patient.