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Report on Firefighter’s Death Leads to Calls for Reform

Baltimore Fire Chief Niles Ford is calling for reforms to improve accountability after a veteran firefighter died and was left unnoticed for hours in a vacant building where he responded to a blaze.


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D.C. Firefighter Dies in Line of Duty

A District of Columbia firefighter has died of injuries sustained while fighting a fire in a high-rise apartment building.


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Montgomery County Firefighters Hold Robbery Suspect Until Police Arrive

Prince George’s County Police say they are thankful Montgomery County firefighters were in the right place at the right time.


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D.C. Mayor to Honor Firefighters for Bravery

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is set to honor city firefighters for bravery.


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Rookie D.C. Firefighter Saves Elderly Woman From House Fire

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.


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D.C. Firefighter Relieved of Duty After Refusing Orders

A D.C. firefighter has been relived of duty Thursday night after refusing orders to participate in a crime deterrent program.


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Firefighter Having Heart Attack Saved By Officers At Police Memorial

A firefighter from Lake County, Indiana is in critical but stable condition after suffering an apparent heart attack during a ceremony for National Police Week.


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Firefighter Charged With Setting His Own Car On Fire

A firefighter intentionally set his own car on fire and reported it stolen in an attempt to collect money from his insurance company, police say.


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Family Calls For Firings After Elderly Man’s Death Near Station

Relatives of a man who died after he collapsed across the street from a Washington fire station are calling for the firefighters involved in his case to be fired.


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Ex-Firefighter in Va. Charged With Fire Truck Theft

A former Chesterfield County volunteer firefighter faces charges of stealing a fire truck.