Seven of 17 ladder trucks with the D.C. fire department have failed inspection and have been taken out of service.
A 19-year-old who has only been with the D.C. Fire and EMS Department for a few months is being hailed as a hero after battling an intense house fire to save an elderly woman trapped in her room.
A construction worker became trapped when a wall collapsed on top of them Wednesday morning in Southeast Washington.
The man at the head of the embattled D.C. Fire Department will be stepping down after three stormy years as chief.
The three D.C. firefighters on duty the day Cedric Mills died will be officially charged by the department next month, WNEW has learned.
The D.C. Fire Department has launched an investigation into its handling of a recent 911 call for help after a 50-year-old woman died just hours after she was seen by the department’s EMTs.
A District of Columbia fire lieutenant who was in charge of a station when no one went to help a dying man across the street will go before a trial board.
A D.C. firefighter has been arrested for allegedly filling a fake prescription at a pharmacy in Maryland while wearing his uniform.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is standing by his fire chief and deputy mayor for public safety amid calls for their resignation.
D.C. Councilmember and mayoral candidate Tommy Wells is calling on the city’s embattled fire chief to resign.