D.C.’s police and fire chiefs are voicing support for Mayor Muriel Bowser’s budget proposal for 2017, which makes a large investment in public safety.
WASHINGTON — While 911 calls have surged this summer, the District’s available ambulance fleet has consistently lagged below stated goals. In March, Mayor Muriel Bowser announced the ambulance fleet would swell to 49 during peak hours,…
A D.C. firefighter has filed a claim detailing a scuffle with the fire chief over photos of an ambulance fire last week.
A D.C. ambulance caught fire on Tuesday morning while responding to an emergency call in Southeast.
A patient who stole a D.C. ambulance Saturday morning following a minor crash will face a felony theft charge.
D.C. Fire and EMS has been pulling ambulances because of faulty air conditioning. The move left Nationals Park without half the ambulances on hand as normal.
After a series of problems with the District\’s ambulance fleets, the D.C. Council signaled Friday that it wants to take a closer look at manpower and staffing levels and repudiated an attempt by the Fire Department to rebalance the number of ambulances available during the course of a day.
The District of Columbia. Population: 630,000. Available ambulances: three.