Category Archives: Emergency Services News

Truck Full Of Stolen Chocolate Abandoned On Wrong Side Of Motorway Facing Oncoming Traffic

Truck Full Of Stolen Chocolate Abandoned On the Wrong Side Of Motorway Greater Manchester Police (Traffic) has revealed details of an incident whereby thieves abandoned a stolen lorry after they drove the wrong way on the M62 J19. The lorry contained tonnes of chocolate and was left straddling lane #1 and the hard shoulder before the driver ran off, leaving

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Man Who Attacked Four Police Officers Jailed For 15 Years | Full Statement

A man who lured officers with a bogus emergency call and then carried out a terrifying knife attack has been jailed for 15 years (scroll down for CCTV footage of the incident and the audio recording of the 999 call that was made by Traykov). . University drop-out Alex Traykov, 20 (31.03.99) of Brighton Road, Redhill, was found guilty of

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Paramedic Leaves Scathing Post On Social Media About Bosses Treatment of Colleagues

A Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (NIAS) employee has posted a scathing message on Facebook, accusing management of treating staff with contempt. The post urged bosses to act urgently to address working conditions “before you wake up to a headline someday that will haunt you for the rest of your days”. The post began by hitting out at the discrepancy in

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WATCH PD ‘Eva’ & Her Human Colleagues Attempt The Police Dog ‘Push Up Challenge’

There is a new craze sweeping the social media accounts of police forces around the world and it involves police officers (BEFORE THEY START THEIR SHIFTS) trying out a bit of physical training with their four-legged-companions. In the video below, officers from Surrey Police can be seen giving the challenge a valiant attempt. The post shared on the Reigate &

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Leicestershire Police Federation Introduces New Welfare Van For Officers

Leicestershire Police Federation has launched a new mobile Welfare Van offering support to officers when they are deployed on major incidents. The ‘Welfare 1’ van provides bathroom and washing facilities and a microwave as well as its own heating and air conditioning to offer officers a place where they can take a well-deserved break away from the pressures of the

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Police Officer Suffers Minor Injuries After Being Hit By Motorist Driving The Wrong Way On Motorway

Following an incident earlier on today on the M62, police put a road closure in place to prevent motorists from passing the scene. However, Mersey Police Roads Policing Unit tweeted to ask motorists not to drive the wrong way up the slip road and confirmed that those who are caught doing exactly that would be ‘dealt with for RTA offences’.

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Traffic Cop In Germany Shocks Rubberneckers By Inviting Them To Come And View Fatal Accident Scene

A video has emerged on social media (scroll down) of the moment a traffic officer in Germany stops rubberneckers who were caught taking pictures of the scene of a fatal accident. In the video, the police officer invites the drivers who had slowed down in order to film the scene to come and view one of the victims of the

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APPEAL|Can You Help Police Find The Individual Who Attacked This 80-Year-Old Male?

Police are appealing for the public’s help to locate a man who brutally attacked a pensioner in Penge, leaving him unconscious and with serious injuries.  On Sunday, 21 April, at about 19:50hrs, the 80-year-old victim and his wife were walking along Parish Lane in Penge, when a silver car abruptly stopped as they were crossing the road, almost hitting them. 

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Emergency Services Pays Tribute To The 22 Victims Of The Manchester Arena Attack

Two years on from the horrific event, the emergency services have paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester Arena attack that happened two years ago today. 22 innocent victim lost their lives in the blast. They had gone to the Manchester Arena to watch Ariana Grande in concert. The terrorist responsible for the attack, an individual whose name we

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APPEAL: Police Hunt Bare-Chested Male Who Jumped On Ambulance Rapid Response Vehicle

Yorkshire Ambulance Service (YAS) has asked for the public’s help in trying to identify a bare-chested man who took it upon himself to jump up-and-down on the roof of a YAS Rapid Response Vehicle. In a tweet, YAS said: “Do you recognise this man? “At 11.30pm on Tuesday 14 May, 3 males walked past Bramley Ambulance Station and one proceeded

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