District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser is increasing the number of ambulances on city streets during times of peak demand to deal with ever-increasing 911 call volumes.
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has ordered the District’s fire department to stop encrypting firefighter radios following last month’s fatal Metro smoke incident.
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.