Paramedic

Frank Edward Mendez Jr., born June 10, 2015 at the junction of Interstate 380 and U.S. Highway 101 in South San Francisco. (Family photo)

Baby Can’t Wait; South San Francisco Mother Gives Birth Inside Ambulance On Way To Hospital

A South San Francisco fire captain went above and beyond the call of duty by delivering a baby while inside an ambulance on the way to the hospital early Wednesday morning.

06/10/2015

(Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

San Jose Animal Care Center Trains Volunteers To Search And Rescue Injured Wildlife

San Jose is responding to the need for wildlife animal rescue volunteers by providing animal lovers search and rescue techniques for injured creatures at the city’s Animal Care Center.

01/16/2015

911 Dispatcher. (CBS)

Computer Failure Cripples 911 Dispatch System For Brentwood, Antioch Area

A computer failure has crippled the emergency dispatch center for the Brentwood and Antioch area.

07/06/2014

(CBS)

Ambulance Stolen While Paramedics Help Patient In Daly City

Police in Daly City are searching for suspects who stole an ambulance while paramedics were helping a patient.

12/30/2013

34-year-old Quinn Boyer, a Santa Clara County paramedic, was fatally shot in the Oakland Hills on April 2, 2013. (Family Photo / Bay City News Service)

16-Year-Old Charged As Adult In Oakland Hills Paramedic Murder

A 16-year-old boy was charged with murder Thursday for the shooting death of off-duty paramedic Quinn Boyer in the Oakland hills earlier this month.

04/18/2013

A pager of the type worn by a Berkeley firefighter when he was shot. (CBS)

Berkeley Firefighter Escapes Injury In Shooting After Bullet Hits Pager

The Berkeley Fire department is crediting a pager device with saving the life of a firefighter who was shot while responding to a medical call Monday morning.

04/15/2013

Santa Clara County Gets New Ambulance Service

Santa Clara County is getting a new ambulance service with more units equipped with advanced technology.

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