Armed Paramedics? Proposal Moving Forward In Florida LegislatureArmed paramedics would be able to accompany law-enforcement officers during “high-risk” operations, under a proposal that started moving forward Monday in the Senate.
Firefighters Put Out Blaze At Miami HomeA home went up in flames on Sunday in South Florida.
Woman Dies While Trying To Catch Lobsters A 68-year-old woman diving off the shore in the Lower Keys died Monday afternoon.
A Night Inside Ryder Trauma CenterA little before midnight on a recent Friday, paramedics from the City of Miami brought in a man who had been found passed out in a Dumpster. Whether the man crawled into the Dumpster on his own or was tossed inside by others wasn’t clear.
Hallandale Beach Lifeguard Fired After Saving Man's Life The firing of a Hallandale Beach lifeguard has drawn harsh criticism, all because he saved a drowning man outside of his patrol area.
NW Medical ER Reopens After Pesticide Contamination ScareAn apparent suicide attempt using a toxic chemical closed the emergency room at Northwest Medical Center for hours Sunday morning, after the victim contaminated himself, paramedics, and eventually the emergency room with a pesticide.
Woman Rescued From Deerfield Beach CanalA woman is in critical condition after she was pulled from her car when it went into a canal in Deerfield Beach.
Competition Teaching Paramedics Life LessonsWhen paramedics gathered at UM’s Gordon Center Wednesday, they weren’t there to fight a fire. Instead, they were there honing their skills in the UM Stephanie Browne Advanced Life Support Paramedic Competition.