An outgoing District of Columbia deputy fire chief has delivered a scathing assessment of Chief Kenneth Ellerbe.
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.
The District of Columbia’s fire chief says that firefighters should have helped a man who collapsed and died across the street from a fire station last month.
District of Columbia Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe has won a key battle in his long-running effort to change firefighters’ work schedules.
Washington’s fire chief says the recent hiring of nine new paramedics has alleviated some of the stress on the department.
A D.C. firefighter is accusing the fire chief of injuring him when he grabbed the firefighter’s cellphone at the scene of an ambulance fire.
The D.C. Fire and EMS Department is touting improved response times in recent months.
A D.C. councilmember is calling on Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe to step down amid questions about the department’s ability to handle medical calls.
The D.C. firefighters’ union says it has no confidence in Chief Kenneth Ellerbe to lead the department.