The interim fire chief in the nation’s capital says he’s frustrated that he can’t issue stronger disciplinary sanctions against three firefighters who didn’t help a dying man across the street from a fire station.
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 District of Columbia’s fire chief apologized Thursday for recent failures that led to slow ambulance response times and for failing to maintain accurate information about the readiness of the department’s fleet, but he insisted that the department has the resources it needs to handle major emergencies.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors announced Tuesday that Richard R. Bowers Jr., the Montgomery County fire chief since 2008, will take over in late April.
The Maryland State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating a fire that damaged two public works buildings in Cambridge.
Baltimore Fire Chief Says If Firefighters Don’t Get A Raise, He Will Give Charity Next Year’s Pay Raise
Pay raise uproar. Baltimore’s fire chief responds to the outrage over his salary boost and makes a promise to his firefighters.
Baltimore Fire Chief James Clack has been asked to stay on as head of the city fire department but it’s his proposed raise that has some city firefighters and residents up in arms.
Is there a leadership crisis in Anne Arundel County? One week after County Executive John Leopold’s indictment on misconduct in office, union leaders want him out. Now, he’s responding.
Anne Arundel County’s fire union takes a no-confidence vote against its top firefighter as support for county leaders continues to unravel. The move comes after County Executive John Leopold’s indictment on abuse of power charges.
The chief of the Salisbury Fire Department has announced he is resigning to pursue personal and professional interests.
Some special guests from Prince George’s County will be joining firefighter recruits in a run across the Woodrow Wilson Bridge.
The city of Cumberland is choosing a veteran firefighter to head the department.