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An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

De Blasio To Allocate $70M Over 5 Years To Cut Down Ambulance Response Times

City officials said the funding will allow for the fire department to staff 45 additional ambulance shifts and employ 149 additional Emergency Medical Service dispatchers.

02/08/2015

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Police: EMTs In Perth Amboy Catch Man Who Tried To Steal Ambulance

According to police, the emergency medical technicians were attending to a patient on Sunday when the ambulance’s siren went off outside.

02/02/2015

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Woman Hit, Injured By Ambulance At 35th And Broadway

A woman was struck and injured by an ambulance in Midtown late Friday.

01/24/2015

A woman was wounded by a stray bullet while in an ambulance on Wednesday, Nov. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman In Ambulance Hit By Stray Bullet In Flatlands, Brooklyn

Shots were fired on a Flatlands, Brooklyn street Wednesday afternoon, and one of the bullets struck an ambulance – injuring an elderly woman inside.

11/19/2014

NEW YORK - APRIL 07:  An ambulance is parked in front of St. Vincent's Hospital on April 7, 2010 in New York City.  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

De Blasio Waiting For Answers In 911 Delay After Woman Falls In Building Near Gracie Mansion

It took 50 minutes for an ambulance to get to an 89-year-old woman who had fallen and was bleeding in her apartment building’s mail room just across the street from Gracie Mansion on July 15.

09/02/2014

Ambulance Flips Over, Crashes In Lyndhurst, NJ (CBS 2)

5 Injured When Ambulance Tips Over In Lyndhurst, N.J. Crash

Five people were injured Monday afternoon, in a wild crash in Lyndhurst, New Jersey with a force so powerful that it left an ambulance toppled over on a parked car.

05/19/2014

An ambulance slammed into a bus in Borough Park, Brooklyn on Sunday night. (Credit: CBS 2)

Ambulance Responding To Call Slams Into School Bus In Borough Park

The accident happened around 9:00 p.m. in Borough Park. Two FDNY members were taken to Lutheran Hospital in serious condition. Sixteen teenagers suffered minor injuries in the accident.

02/09/2014

Stories from Main Street - Photo: Evan Bindelglass / WCBS 880

Stories From Main Street: From NYC To Bolivia In An Old Ambulance

Software engineer Steven Jan is the leader of a group of friends, fencing buddies, who are embarking on an odyssey — one part charity, one party adventure.

12/16/2013

Salvatore Brecciano has been arrested in connection with an ambulance joy ride (Credit CBS 2)

L.I. Man Faces Charges In Connection With Alleged Ambulance Joy Ride

A Long Island man was facing charges on Saturday, for taking an ambulance for a three-mile joy ride earlier in the month.

10/19/2013

New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn (file/Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Quinn Calls For More Ambulances After 30-Minute Wait For Response

One day after Quinn blasted the 911 response time, she met with FDNY Commissioner Sal Cassano and Deputy Mayor Cas Holloway.

07/17/2013

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Ambulance Crashes Into Car, Queens Home

The crash happened around 11:30 a.m. on 110th Street in South Ozone Park.

01/20/2013

Newark Fatal Crash

Police Chase Blamed For Crash That Killed Ambulance Attendant In Newark

An ambulance attendant was killed in a crash that is believed to have stemmed from a police chase in Newark, N.J., Monday.

11/19/2012

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Police: LI Man Arrested After Alleged Hit & Run

An arrest has been made in connection with the hit-and-run that left one man dead in Williston Park on Sunday.

08/15/2012

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Brooklyn Jewish Women Form Ladies-Only Ambulance Service

The all-male Hatzolah EMT crew snubbed them, so a group of Jewish women in Brooklyn starting their own ladies-only ambulance service.

02/28/2012

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Connecticut Paramedic Being Arraigned For Rape

Instead of attending to the welfare of the unconscious female patient in the back of an ambulance, paramedic Mark Powell is charged with raping the 22-year-old woman.

01/24/2012

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