A new report from the District of Columbia’s inspector general raises further questions about whether the fire department has enough trucks to respond to major emergencies, and the D.C. councilmember who oversees the agency said he was losing confidence in its leadership.
D.C. Deputy Mayor Paul Quander says officials are still investigating whether some fire department rescue units inappropriately went out of service when a police officer was injured in a hit-and-run crash.
A former Prince George’s County fire department official who bribed public officials in exchange for acts that benefited a development in which he had a financial interest has been sentenced to a year and a half in prison.
Baltimore fire officials say five people, including one member of the fire department, were injured in an accident involving a city ambulance.
The Prince George’s County fire department says it’s using a multimillion-dollar federal grant to hire new firefighters.
The Baltimore City Fire Department says it does not want to silence critics but the firefighters’ union has serious concerns.
Some major changes take effect for the Baltimore City Fire Department. Monday, the city officially ended its controversial rotating fire company closures and instead began the process of permanently closing three fire companies.
A young child has died after drowning in Brooklyn Park Wednesday night.
Three city fire companies are on the chopping block but some say they could be saved by slashing the mayor’s proposed budget.
A man and two dogs are dead after their home went up in flames. It happened at a home on the 6500-block of Eastbourne Avenue around 11 p.m. Saturday.
Baltimore fire officials say a 51-year-old man and two dogs were killed in a house fire.
Fire officials evacuated Wynbrook Road between 53rd and 54th Streets due to a two-alarm fire.