A computer failure has crippled the emergency dispatch center for the Brentwood and Antioch area.
Police in Daly City are searching for suspects who stole an ambulance while paramedics were helping a patient.
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.
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.
Santa Clara County is getting a new ambulance service with more units equipped with advanced technology.