Yesterday afternoon the emergency services were called out to rescue a tourist who had fallen 15 metres on the Levada dos Tornos in the area of Ribeiro Serrão, Camacha.
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A 69-year-old woman was rescued by the Madeira Volunteer Firefighters (BVM) this afternoon.
The Madeiran Volunteer Firefighters (BVM) were called out this afternoon to rescue a man trapped inside the João Gomes river, near the BVM barracks, in Funchal.
This afternoon a woman needed to be immobilised by the police due to her threatening behaviour.
A 61-year-old French national died this morning in Estrada dos Marmeleiros after suffering a heart attack.
A cat was safely rescued by the Madeira Volunteer Firefighters last night.
The Firefighters of Funchal today removed several dead river ducks found in the Ribeira de São João.
An injured man was found late this evening lying on the ground in the Torreão area of Funchal.
This evening, the Public Security Police (PSP) confirmed that they were looking for an individual who had last been seen standing near the Ponte do Ribeiro Seco bridge, Funchal.
Yesterday lunchtime, a man, aged between 30 and 40 years old, was seen walking nude through some of Funchal's busier streets, including Ponta Nova, Rua dos Ferreiros and the Court area, which caused quite a stir.
This afternoon, at around 3:00 pm, the body of a male was found on the coastline below the Pináculo viewpoint in São Gonçalo.
At 7 am this morning, the search resumed for the man who disappeared from the Pináculo viewpoint, in São Gonçalo.
Teams from the Sapadores Firefighters of Funchal, and the Madeiran Volunteer Firefighters (BVM) carried out a River Rescue Operation this evening.
A search and rescue mission was carried out this afternoon at the Pináculo lookout point in São Gonçalo.