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Emergency Responders Promise Constant Vigilance After Mall In Columbia Shooting

Safety concerns continue to be a high priority at the Mall in Columbia. On Saturday, a training session took place that brought to mind the significance of effective emergency response.

03/22/2014

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D.C. Declares Snow Emergency Starting Early Monday

District of Columbia officials have declared a snow emergency will go into effect early Monday. That means cars parked on snow emergency routes will be ticketed and towed.

03/02/2014

MARYLAND STATE POLICE

Emergency Helicopter Comes To Lower Shore

Full-service emergency helicopter service has come to the Lower Shore.

02/03/2014

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Man Dies After Suffering Medical Emergency During Elkridge Traffic Stop

A Howard County man is dead after suffering a medical emergency during a traffic stop.

10/19/2013

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3 Questions Give Emergency Crews A Head Start In Anne Arundel Co.

Every day 911 dispatchers send rescuers into life or death situations. Those who go to the scene will tell you the sooner they arrive, the better it is for the patient.

09/12/2013

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Fire Shuts Down Power At Md. Hospital

Prince George’s Hospital Center is using emergency generators and only accepting emergency walk-in patients after a fire in the hospital’s power plant.

09/06/2013

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Garrett County Emergency Ops Center Hits Hurdle

Garrett County’s emergency management chief says technical difficulties are delaying completion of a new command center 10 months after Superstorm Sandy exposed problems with the county’s emergency response.

09/05/2013

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2 Injured When Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Md. Field

Maryland State Police say a small plane made an emergency landing in St. Mary’s County, but the two people aboard had only minor injuries.

07/30/2013

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Relatives Of Man Who Died In Baltimore Police Custody Speak Out

The family of a Baltimore man who died in police custody speaks out. Meanwhile, police say the officers involved are still on active duty despite an internal investigation.

07/21/2013

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Dulles Planning Emergency Exercise

More than 100 volunteer actors will participate in a simulated aircraft accident at Dulles International Airport outside Washington.

05/02/2013

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Coast Guard Postpones Emergency Response Exercise

The Coast Guard has postponed an emergency response exercise on the Severn River near Annapolis.

03/27/2013

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Frederick County To Offer 911 Texting For Speaking, Hearing Impaired

Calling for help. That’s what 911 is all about. But what if you can’t speak or hear? Frederick County is one of the first jurisdictions in the country to meet that need.

03/22/2013

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