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Hatzalah Volunteers Bring Ambulance & Equipment to Nursery Students Learning the Letter “heh”

Posted on Nov 20, 2017 in Community

On Nov. 14 Volunteer EMT’s from Hatzalah were invited to come to visit the 5 classes of the Nursery program of YTT-JDBY. The students were learning about the letter “heh” which they were able to easily spot on our ambulance! In the classroom they were shown some of our diagnostic tools such as our stethoscope, blood pressure cuff and pulse oximeter. Afterwards we went out to the playground where the ambulance was and the...

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A Note from the 24th District Commander & Tips on How to Prevent Thefts

Posted on Sep 26, 2016 in News

Link to the 24th District Commander’s Note Regarding the High Holidays: Letter from the Commander             Tips to Prevent Thefts                 Many property crimes can be prevented simply by locking home doors, garage doors, windows and vehicle doors. A recent study of property crimes, including home and vehicle burglaries, showed nearly half of the events involved unlocked doors or car drivers who left valuables in plain view...

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CPD Alert – Child Luring 24th District

Posted on Sep 25, 2016 in News, Police Bulletins

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Link to Police Notice: 25 SEP 16 024th District Community Alert- Attempt Child Luring About This Crime On September 24, 2016, at approximately 9:20 a.m., two victim’s ages 7 and 10 were near the 2900 block of West Lunt Avenue. A light Blue vehicle stopped, and an unknown driver motioned for the victim’s to come near the car. The driver then opened the door of the vehicle and began to exit. The children began to walk away, when...

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Summertime Safety PSA

Posted on Jul 13, 2016 in Community

The summer is always fun in Chicago! But with the heat comes activities that can lead to life threatening emergencies. We’d like to highlight 3 issues that are often encountered in the summer. Please take a look at these posters and educate yourself on the steps to take to prevent an...

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Hatzalah Supports our Officers!

Posted on Jul 12, 2016 in Events

On Monday night, July 11th, Hatzalah volunteers and their families brought out the ambulance with 3 coolers full of cold drinks, boxes of snacks, and candy to show our support for our local police! We started at the 24th District Outdoor Roll Call, met up with a local CFD crew, continued on to 1st District Headquarters, downtown on Michigan Ave, and at the beach exits off of Lake Shore Drive. The officers we met were all doing great considering...

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