Paramedic beaten in Derry while attending accident scene

first_imgNews Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ By News Highland – February 11, 2010 There are calls for more serious sentences to be introduced for attacking emergency services in the north after details emerged today of another attack on a paramedic in Derry who was attending a call out.The attack took place while the paramedic was attending the scheme of an accident at the junction of Rock Road and Strand Road at the weekend.There are now renewed calls on the judiciary to adopt a zero tolerance approach to attacks on emergency services and hospital staff.John McPoland of the Northern Ireland Ambulance services outlined what happened on this morning’s ‘Shaun Doherty Show'[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/11john.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Pinterest Facebook PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Google+ Facebook WhatsAppcenter_img RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Previous articleDeputy Blaney says more GPs are needed to avoid further hospital pressureNext articleDonegal SW by-election could be pushed back to Autumn News Highland Paramedic beaten in Derry while attending accident scene Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Twitter Twitterlast_img read more