A D.C. firefighter has been relived of duty Thursday night after refusing orders to participate in a crime deterrent program.
The man at the head of the embattled D.C. Fire Department will be stepping down after three stormy years as chief.
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.