D.C. Firefighter Relieved of Duty After Refusing OrdersA D.C. firefighter has been relived of duty Thursday night after refusing orders to participate in a crime deterrent program.
D.C. Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe Retiring After Stormy TenureThe man at the head of the embattled D.C. Fire Department will be stepping down after three stormy years as chief.
Deputy DC Fire Chief Describes Culture of Fear An outgoing District of Columbia deputy fire chief has delivered a scathing assessment of Chief Kenneth Ellerbe.
D.C. Mayor Stands By Fire Chief, Deputy Mayor District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray is standing by his fire chief and deputy mayor for public safety amid calls for their resignation.
Wells Calls for D.C. Fire Chief, Deputy Mayor to ResignD.C. Councilmember and mayoral candidate Tommy Wells is calling on the city's embattled fire chief to resign.
D.C. Fire Chief Says Firefighters Should Have Helped Dying ManThe 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.
Labor Board Rules D.C. Fire Chief Can Change SchedulesDistrict of Columbia Fire Chief Kenneth Ellerbe has won a key battle in his long-running effort to change firefighters' work schedules.
D.C. Fire Chief Boost Paramedic Hiring at Hearing Washington's fire chief says the recent hiring of nine new paramedics has alleviated some of the stress on the department.
D.C. Firefighter Claims He Was Assaulted, Injured By ChiefA 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.
D.C. Fire and EMS Says Response Times Improving After ControversiesThe D.C. Fire and EMS Department is touting improved response times in recent months.
D.C. Councilmember Wants Fire Chief to Step Down 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.
D.C. Firefighters Vote 'No Confidence' in ChiefThe D.C. firefighters' union says it has no confidence in Chief Kenneth Ellerbe to lead the department.