San Mateo Police Officers Hailed As Heroes For Saving Choking ToddlerA trio of police officers from San Mateo were being hailed for their heroism Thursday after they saved the life of a choking toddler, according to authorities.
San Francisco First Responders Rescue Swimmer In Distress At China BeachSan Francisco Fire units are at the scene of a water rescue Wednesday afternoon at China Beach with first responders providing CPR to the victim, according to authorities.
San Jose Police Officers Saluted For Saving Baby Boy On Father's DayA pair of San Jose police officers were praised for their service Wednesday when the department shared how the policemen saved an 11-month-old baby boy who had stopped breathing on Father's Day.
Two Vallejo Officers Dive In To Rescue Drowning Man At Community PoolTwo Vallejo Police officers are credited with saving the life of a man who was drowning in a community pool Friday evening.
3-Year-Old Fatally Struck By Vehicle Near Sears In AntiochAt around 7:30 p.m. Monday evening, a vehicle struck a three-year-old child near the 2600 block of Somersville Road in Antioch. A citizen reported that the struck child was not breathing after performing CPR.
Oakland Police Officer Saves Newborn Baby's Life With CPRAn Oakland police officer saved a newborn baby's life on Tuesday afternoon by performing CPR on the infant, police said Wednesday.
Hero BART Car Cleaner Uses CPR to Revive PassengerA BART car cleaner is being hailed as a hero for performing CPR on an unconscious passenger -- possibly saving his life.
Man Tried To Drown Himself, Now Suing Police Who Saved His LifeA Virginia pool worker, who tried to drown himself during a bipolar episode, is now suing the police officers and lifeguard who saved him because they allegedly took too long to do it.
Santorum Suggests Kids Take CPR Classes Instead of Demanding Gun LawsFormer Pennsylvania Republican Sen. Rick Santorum on Sunday suggested students protesting for gun control legislation would be better served by taking CPR classes and preparing for active-shooter scenarios.
North Bay Father, Son Ride On Rose Parade FloatFifteen-year-old Lewis Griffith and his father Steve were special guests on the American Heart Association and Union Bank float.
North Bay Father, Son Riding In Rose Parade Float For CPR Heroes, SurvivorsA North Bay teenager and his father are traveling to Pasadena to be in the Rose Parade on a special float for heroes and the ones whose lives they saved.
'Stayin' Alive' Beat Helped Save Subway Worker's LifeA subway worker has survived an electrocution on the third rail thanks to a co-worker performing CPR to the beat of the 1977 Bee Gees disco hit "Stayin' Alive."
Gov. Brown Requires CPR Instruction In High SchoolsGovernor Jerry Brown signed into law Saturday AB 1719, a law that requires hands-on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) instruction, along with Automated External Defibrillator awareness in high school health classes,
Firefighters Called To House Fire In Oakland Hills, Find Man Dying Of Cardiac ArrestWhile extinguishing the fire, firefighters searched the home and found a man in cardiac arrest in a bedroom. He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.
East Bay Firefighters' Life-Saving Smartphone App Works As Designed When Man Needed CPRA smartphone app pioneered by an East Bay fire department is being credited with saving a life by alerting an off-duty firefighter of someone nearby who needed cardio-pulmonary resuscitation.