Baltimore Fire Dept. Sets New Social Media Guidelines For Its Employees After Scathing CriticismThe Baltimore City Fire Department says it does not want to silence critics but the firefighters' union has serious concerns.
Baltimore Fire Chief Says If Firefighters Don't Get A Raise, He Will Give Charity Next Year's Pay RaisePay raise uproar. Baltimore's fire chief responds to the outrage over his salary boost and makes a promise to his firefighters.
Board Of Estimates Approves Baltimore City Fire Chief's RaiseA controversial pay raise. Firefighters and some city residents are upset with a new contract that gives the city fire chief more money at a time when fire companies are being closed.
Baltimore Fire Deaths Drop To Record LowBaltimore fire officials say fire deaths in the city have dropped to the lowest level since record-keeping began in 1938. However, the city still ranks among the highest nationwide on a per capita basis.