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The D.C. fire department says an ambulance was taken out of service while on a run to the White House because it ran out of gas.
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.
D.C. Fire & EMS is coming under fire after a new report raises questions about whether the department is prepared for emergencies.
D.C.'s fire department is investigating allegations that D.C. Fire and EMS training academy instructors made inappropriate remarks to female cadets.
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Police and emergency crews responded to a mass casualty incident in Northeast D.C. Tuesday.
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A Washington man says his father died while he was waiting more than 40 minutes for an ambulance to arrive -- on the same night that dozens of city firefighters called out sick.
A new report says the only rescue boat in the District of Columbia capable of responding to large-scale emergencies needs more than $700,000 in repairs.