Monthly Archives: July 2021

Loch Lomond incident: Emergency services, including divers searching for water at a beauty spot in Balloch, Scotland, following concerns over a person

Emergency services are searching the water in Loch Lomond following a person’s concern on Friday evening (Photo: John Devlin). A police helicopter, divers and rescue boats were spotted in the Balloch area of ​​Loch on Friday evening. Scottish police have confirmed that divers have been in the water as part of their search for the person. Register now to our ...

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Escaped bull spotted, rescuer says

“Aviation is in place! You have an observation! ” Frankie Floridia, one of the animal rescuers looking for a runaway bull in the Mastic-Shirley area since Tuesday, was out of breath on Friday morning: a FedEx driver saw the animal from the edge from the road, and now a policeman the helicopter was back in the sky to join the ...

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“You weigh use against need:” Wilton disbanded the Dive Rescue Team

WILTON – Citing very limited use, the city has decided to discontinue its emergency dive rescue team. On Tuesday evening, the Board of Selectmen unanimously voted to disband its small group of underwater-trained personnel, which includes members of the city’s police and firefighters. “This is something that we have been looking at for a few years now,” said Police Chief ...

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Boy dies after being rescued from Lough Sheelin

A 15-year-old boy who was rescued from a lake on Tuesday afternoon has died. The boy was pronounced dead last night at CHI Temple Street in Dublin. The boy was swimming in Lough Sheelin, a lake at the meeting point of the counties of Westmeath, Meath and Cavan. The boy was rescued from the water shortly before 3 p.m. Tuesday ...

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Plano fire chief appointed chairman of national security committee

Plano Fire Chief Sam Greif has been appointed chairman of the International Association of Fire Chiefs’ Terrorism and Homeland Security committee, the city said. Greif has been on the committee since 2016 and previously chaired the cybersecurity subcommittee. The International Association of Fire Chiefs advises policymakers in the White House, federal agencies and Congress on how to develop national legislation ...

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