A state-of-the-art £2.1 million lifeboat is to be launched in Girvan.
FIREFIGHTERS are being given bullet-proof vests to wear when they respond to terrorist attacks.
THE moment a gas blast destroyed one half of a semi and wrecked the other was caught on camera.
THE world's oldest emergency service - 999 - is 80 years old today.
CUT-PRICE fire trucks carrying only a fraction of the equipment of a traditional appliance could be introduced across Scotland.
A future generation of Scottish firefighters have joined the frontline after completing a punishing 14-week training regime.
A TERRIFIED teacher who fought off an intruder in her home had to wait for officers to be sent from miles away – despite living next door to a police HQ.
Experts are warning of the dangers of walking on cliffs after a rise in the number of emergency rescues.
THE parents of a teenage boy killed in a road accident have spoken of their loss as they called for improvements to be made to emergency service responses.