Category Archives: Medic Oppos

Three Police Cars And One Ambulance Damaged In One Day

In the space of less than 24 hours, three police vehicles and one ambulance have been damaged by mindless criminals who clearly have zero respect for the emergency services. In Merseyside alone, THREE police cars had their windows smashed whilst they were parked outside of Aintree University Hospital. Chief Inspector Andrea Quinton said in a tweet: ‘3 emergency vehicles damaged.

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Thieves In London Target Motorcycle Paramedic’s Helmets

It would appear that thieves in London have now decided to target London Ambulance Service (LAS) motorcycle paramedics by stealing their helmets whilst the medics carry out their life-saving work. A spokesperson for the LAS confirmed that two motorcycle helmets had been stolen in the space of two months. On 4th of Feb, a helmet was stolen whilst a paramedic

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APPEAL: Help Police Catch Males Who Damaged Emergency Ambulance (VIDEO)

Police Officers from Derbyshire Police would like to speak to these two men (scroll down for video) about the damage which was caused to an emergency ambulance on New Year’s Day. Paramedics from the East Midlands Ambulance Service were called to an emergency in Hope Road, Bamford, in the early hours of New Year’s Day. The ambulance was left parked

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Woman Spits At Paramedic And Throws Brick At Emergency Ambulance

A woman spat at a paramedic who had been sent to help her and threw a brick at an emergency ambulance during a violent altercation with the crew. Carol McKnight had drunk two bottles of wine before she decided to get into her car and drop a letter off to her local police station in Boultham. The 56-year-old then headed

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‘The Patient Told Me To F__k Off And Produced A Knife’ | Paramedic’s Blog

Do you ever look at some folk and wonder how they do it?  How they get positive recognition for something done over the rest of us.  How they always seem to be in the right place at the right time?  Like, there really is an element of genetic luck to peoples’ success? And does anyone then wonder bitterly (like me)

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Man In Court After Threatening Paramedic With Imitation Firearm

A man has appeared in court after allegedly using an imitation gun to threaten a paramedic who was trying to treat him. Albert Bukowski, 34, appeared at Northampton Magistrates’ Court on Monday, January 28, in relation to an incident which occurred at his home address in Cora Road, Kettering, on the evening of Saturday, January 26. He was charged with

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‘Pain In A Broken Heart’ | Paramedic Blog

I was being ushered into the house by the patient’s immediate family.  Their looks of grave concern were matched by their eagerness to get me to the patient as quickly as possible.  This sort of behaviour generally makes up your global overview of what is going on and how serious the situation potentially could be. I therefore decided not to make ice

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WATCH: Criminals Beware – The Drones Are Coming!

Drones, or, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, are nothing new. Chinease manufacturer DJI, the world’s largest manufacturer of ‘hobby drones’ has been around for some time now and have sold millions of units around the world. In fact there are thousands, if not tens of thousands of drones being flown every single day by considerate and law-abiding people who just enjoy flying

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Male Who Assaulted Paramedic Is Made Subject Of Criminal Behaviour Order

A man who assaulted a paramedic has been made the subject of a five year criminal behaviour order. Two paramedics had gone to Darren Batson’s home in Watts Crescent, Purfleet, on June 1 (2018) in order to treat him for back pain and vomiting. While inside the ambulance, Batson swung his fist at one of the medics who was trying

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My Concern About Women In Labour | Emergency Medical Dispatcher (ANON)

The following guest blog was sent into us earlier on this afternoon by someone who, for obvious reasons, has asked to remain anonymous: ‘I am an Emergency Medical Dispatcher, handling 999 calls for a busy Ambulance Control. ‘There are many concerns, often shared on your site by other Ambulance colleagues, however I don’t think this subject has come up before.

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