Superintendent of EMS
Chief Sean W. Larkins
Fast Facts
  • Organized in 1972

  • 300-400 total daily EMS runs

  • 301 budgeted positions

  • 9 Advanced Life Support Ambulances

  • 16 Basic Life Support Ambulances

  • 4 MFR Rapid Response Units

Total EMS total daily calls for service

2014: 121,419

2015: 135,091

Average EMS daily calls for service

2014: 332.65

2015: 370.11

Medic 17 at Greenfield and Fenkell is the busiest EMS house with 7211 runs in 2015

Top 5 calls for service in 2015

1. Sick person

2. Difficulty breathing

3. Someone down

4. Motor vehicle collision

5. Chest pains

Detroit Public Safety Foundation

1301 3rd Street, Suite 547

Detroit, MI 48226 

Office: 313-628-2169

info@detroitpublicsafety.org

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