Cop and paramedic also ordered not to go in.Read More »
Tag Archives: Coast Guard
Audio: 911 calls, radio & other communications from controversial Alameda drowning released. Listen to recordings & read timeline.
Open records request gives new insight into response to drowning.Read More »
Alameda citizens let officials have it over drowning. Firefighters to get training, but still no boat.
Island community has gone two years without water rescue capabilities.Read More »
That was quick: Policy change for Alameda water rescue. If expectations aren't lowered with the funding you too can be forced to watch a man drown & take the blame.
There are important lessons in this one. Don't let it happen to your department.Read More »
Alameda, CA firefighters & cops suffer image blow as they watch man drown. Dave believes without training & equipment they shouldn't have been dispatched to the call.
Dave looks at how this could have been prevented and what the fire department does now about this image problem.Read More »
Rescue aboard ship in drydock. Video as Tampa crews deal with two workers overcome by fumes on Coast Guard vessel.
Firefighters rescue man trapped in drydocked Coast Guard vessel. Workers overcome by fumes.Read More »