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‘You Are Parked Across Our Drive – We Are Happy For You To Park Anywhere’ (And Here’s A Sandwich)

Over the last 12 months, we have lost count of the number of nasty messages and belligerent notes which have been left on emergency vehicles, written by people moaning and complaining about where they have been parked.  Anyone with an ounce of decency and with a spark of common sense knows that, when it comes to saving lives, then emergency

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‘When You See An Ambulance On Blue Lights You Assume They Are Going To An Emergency’ | Paramedic

This piece, written by a paramedic, gives an insight into one of the biggest challenges facing the emergency services at the moment; people blatantly wasting their time.  The ‘blog’ was not sent into us by the Paramedic who wrote it.  It was instead sent into us by a colleague who read it and who believed that the general public should

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Kind Members Of The Public Buy: 11 Pizzas, 24 Tins Of Sweets & 8 Bags Of Cookies For Hungry Cops

There are random acts and kindness, and then there are random acts of HUGE kindness.  Thames Valley Police (Bracknell & Wokingham) felt the full gratitude of their local community who had started a JustGiving page to raise funds for their local community policing team.  Local resident Katie Ruth set the JustGiving page up and said: “I wanted to start a

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Can We Help An Emergency Medical Technician To Get A Place On A Trip Of A Lifetime? Of Course We Can!

While checking the inbox this morning, we found the following message regarding a paramedic who has entered a competition for a Polar trip of a lifetime: “Hi please could you post the below on your page?  “Natalie works on ambulances and spends every day helping others.  “She and her husband Jamie, are passionate about promoting mental health and well-being in

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Poll Reveals 57% Of Officers Are Tempted To Hand Their Tasers Back

There have been a few high-profile stories recently regarding Taser trained officers being put before the Courts after using their Taser to try and subdue violent and dangerous suspects.  It was only this week that a British Transport Police officer had his conviction overturned in court following an appeal that was funded by the British Transport Police Federation.  I retired from

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Mayor Promises To ‘Keep Challenging The Police’ After Professional Bystanders Amateur Photoshoot

Here at Emergency Services Humour, we tend to rabbit on quite a bit about how members of the emergency services should be encouraged to take their well-earned refreshment breaks in public.  Emergency services personnel should not have to hide away when they eat their food just through fear of being snapped by a professional bystander who cannot comprehend precisely why

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