EMS

Police on the scene of an accident that left a 76-year-old crossing guard fighting for her life on March 19, 2015. (credit: CBS2)

School Crossing Guard Hospitalized After Car Accident In Queens

A school crossing guard is hospitalized following a car accident in Queens.

03/19/2015

Emergency responders work to free a man under an R train on Feb. 26, 2015. (credit:  Instagram/theclairecolmar)

Man Survives After Being Trapped Under R Train In Brooklyn

The train rolled over the man at around 8:40 a.m. at the 4th Avenue and & Union Street stop.

02/26/2015

Ethan Ali (credit: CBS2)

Police: 3-Year-Old Found Dead With Bruises On His Body In Brooklyn

Police are investigating after 4-year-old child was found dead in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn Wednesday.

02/25/2015

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

GENERIC POLICE, CRIME SCENE

1 Dead, 4 Injured In Hamilton Heights Shooting

The shooting took place around 11:15 p.m. on Broadway and West 136th Street in Hamilton Heights.

02/02/2015

Cross Bronx Expressway (credit: @boblinknyc/Twitter)

NYC’s 911 System Inundated With Weather-Related Calls

The call volume began to rise between 7:30 and 8 a.m. and peaked between 10 and 11 a.m.

01/18/2015

Police say a woman found floating in the East River was wearing this jewelry when her body was discovered. (Credit: DCPI)

Cops Seek Help In Identifying Woman Found Floating In East River

The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying a woman who was found floating in the East River on Tuesday morning.

09/16/2014

(Credit: Ginny Kosola/WCBS 880)

5 Injured When Car Jumps Curb In Harlem

A total of five people were hospitalized Friday night after a car jumped the curb near Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard and 145th Street in Harlem Friday night, the FDNY said.

08/22/2014

Fire Department personnel hoist an injured worker from the 2nd Avenue subway tunnel on Aug. 20, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Pipe Falls On 2nd Avenue Subway Worker 100 Feet Below Ground

The worker was about 100 feet below ground between two tunnels when a pipe fell on his leg, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said.

08/20/2014

3 law enforcement officers shot in the West Village (CBS 2)

2 US Marshals, NYPD Detective Injured, Suspect Killed In West Village Shooting

Police said a fugitive who was working in a West Village smoke shop shot and wounded three officers who were trying to arrest him Monday afternoon, before the officers returned fire and killed him.

07/28/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Two Men Face Murder Charges In Connection With Death Of Queens Man

Two men have been charged in connection with the death of a 55-year-old Queens man.

07/14/2014

FILE - A police car patrols in Brooklyn. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man, 23, Found Stabbed To Death In Crown Heights

Police are investigating the stabbing death of a 23-year-old man in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn.

07/05/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Woman Shot In Shoulder Following Fight In The Bronx

The incident took place at around 9:15 a.m. at Metropolitan Oval in Parkchester.

06/06/2014

Stories from Main Street (credit: CBSNewYork)

Stories From Main Street: Jersey City EMS Uses Data To Predict Next Emergency

EMS dispatch uses color-coded maps to track and to anticipate emergency calls. The program is called MARVLIS, or Mobile Area Routing Vehicle Location Information System. Based on its predictions, ambulances are pre-positioned in different neighborhoods.

03/24/2014

An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Authorities: Baby Found Abandoned, Uninjured On Harlem Street

A fire department spokesman says a passer-by spotted the baby and flagged down firefighters who brought the baby into the firehouse.

03/23/2014

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