New Orleans EMS Staffing Shortages Greatly Affecting 911 Response Times

NEW ORLEANS — There were 6 people wounded at last month’s mass shooting at the Balcony Bar on Magazine Street.  New Orleans EMS made it to the scene three minutes after the initial 911 call.  “We had a paramedic on the ground, assessing those who were injured,” NOEMS Chief Bill Salmeron said. “We transported three […]

Union Says Paramedic Staffing Levels At ‘Rock Bottom’ In Portsmouth; City Responds

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Paramedic staffing levels in the city are at “rock bottom,” according to a Facebook post by the Portsmouth Professional Firefighter & Paramedics Association. The group made the post on Sunday afternoon. “In the past we informed our citizens on days where we had ambulances in service with no paramedics……..Unfortunately that is becoming […]

San Jose Cop Arrested For Masturbating In Front Of Suspect’s Family During Disturbance Call

San Jose, CA – A San Jose police officer was arrested for indecent exposure on Thursday for allegedly masturbating at the scene of a disturbance call in April, according to police. The Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office confirmed that 32-year-old San Jose Police Officer Matthew Dominguez was arrested on May 12, KTVU reported. Continue reading at […]