Ex-EMT Gets Jail Time for Neglect in Baby's DeathAn ex-emergency medical technician has been sentenced to jail after she delayed responding to a Detroit home where an 8-month-old girl was having trouble breathing and later died.
Warren To Simulate Active Shooter Situation At Davenport University Six active shooters will force their way into Davenport University on Tuesday as part of a full-scale emergency exercise.
Western Michigan University To Change Emergency Alert SystemWestern Michigan University officials say they're looking at campus security measures in the wake of the Connecticut school shooting as well as recent issues with its emergency alert system.
Detroit Zoo Holds Emergency DrillThe penguins and polar bears need not be alarmed, because it's only a test.
Plan For Signs Near Belle Isle Draws CriticismA proposal by Detroit to erect two electronic billboards on either side of the entrance to Belle Isle as part of an emergency notification system is drawing criticism.
Turkey Day 911: In Case Of EmergencyHere are all the phone numbers and websites you need to handle any Thanksgiving menu-related emergency.
Watching One Minute Video Can Help You Save Someone's LifeGot a minute? Then you can learn how to help save someone’s life.
Detroit To Change 911 Response PolicyDetroit's EMS department wants to improve its performance by beefing up their staff and focusing on serious emergencies only.
DPD: False Burglar Alarms Are Wasting Our TimeThe Detroit Police Department says too much of their time is wasted responding to false burglar alarm calls.
8.9 Earthquake Hits JapanJapan was struck by a magnitude 8.9 earthquake off its northeastern coast Friday, unleashing a 13-foot tsunami that washed away cars and tore away buildings along the coast near the epicenter.
Select Fire Departments Will Benefit From GrantsU.S. Sens. Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow, both D-Mich., announced more than $1.4 million in federal grants for nine fire departments in Michigan.
Snyder Says Michigan's Ready For Severe StormAccording to Governor Rick Snyder, Michigan is prepared for a blizzard.