On Monday at 10 a.m., the Henrico Fire Department in Virginia got the call: A dog had fallen through the ice at Glen Allen pond. When they arrived, they found a dog swimming for dear life in a hole in the ice, about 20 feet from shore. Show More Summary
Washington, D.C.'s mayor has named a new fire chief to take control of a department roundly criticized for poor service, including its response to a fatal subway accident in January. District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser named Gregory Dean at a news conference Monday following a monthslong nationwide search. Show More Summary
According to the State Department Hillary Clinton handled the majority of her digital communications using her own personal e-mail address while serving as Secretary of State. The discovery was made after the Clinton team shared thousands of her governmental correspondences...
State Department officials have blamed Hillary Clinton for exclusively using her personal email account to deal with official business as secretary of state.
A Compassionate Fire Department Award is on its way to the Henrico County Division of Fire for rescuing a duck stranded on a frozen retention pond. After receiving a... The post Henrico County Division of Fire Receives PETA Award for Rescuing Duck appeared first on PETA.
Rather than degenerate into a lawless land where criminals rule the streets, a Texas town that fired its entire police department has seen a 61% decrease is crime.
Post by Lisa Fogarty. The Los Angeles Police Department is under fire today after a video went viral showing a man being shot and killed by officers in broad daylight Sunday. After responding to a call about a fight and possible robbery...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Police Department is under fire after a video showing officers fatally shooting a homeless man in response to a robbery on Sunday has gone viral.
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) a member of the House Oversight Committee told FOX News today that confidence in the IRS will only be restored after corrupt officials are fired and prosecuted. A Treasury Department Inspector General found over 32,000 missing … Continue reading ?
Like a giant corporate conglomerate releasing bad news after the stock market closed, Charlotte Fire Department released a statement at 5:00 on Friday announcing the abrupt retirement of imbattled Deputy Chief Jeff Dulin. The statement...Show More Summary
The U.S. Department of Education, under fire for its lackluster oversight of student loan contractors, said Friday it will terminate its relationship with five debt collectors after accusing them of misleading distressed borrowers at...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Fire Department has failed to properly inspect hundreds of hazardous sites scattered across the city, exposing the public to increased risks from potential spills and mishandling of toxic substances, according to a state report released Friday.
A Compassionate Fire Department Award is on its way to the brave members of the Evansville Fire Department, who leapt into action to save a dog from a frozen... The post Evansville Firefighters Receive PETA Award for Saving Dog From Icy Pond appeared first on PETA.
From the Charlotte Observer:And in the latest blow to the Charlotte Fire Department, Deputy Chief Jeff Dulin – who is under investigation for allegedly posting an offensive picture to his Facebook account – had to repay $2,750 worth of expenses for which the city said he was wrongly reimbursed, according to the audit and City Manager Ron Carlee. Show More Summary
From The Charlotte Observer's Editorial Staff:It is very possible that Charlotte Fire Department deputy chief Jeff Dulin will be fired as soon as Monday for sharing on Facebook an offensive image about former Olympian Bruce Jenner. City...Show More Summary
A Maryland 911 operator has been fired after telling a distraught teenage girl to “stop whining” when she called for help for Rick Warrick, her dying father. Anne Arundel County Fire department spokesman Capt. Russ Davies said the 911 dispatcher was no longer employed at the department after the investigation into the matter was concluded. Show More Summary
The Charlotte Fire Department has placed Deputy Chief Jeff Dulin on administrative leave while the department looks into posts made on his social media accounts. Cedar's Take: The old saying where there's smoke there's fire is pretty common. Show More Summary
Challenge what you read. Dave LeBlanc Editor’s Note: The Facebook page below has corrected their post and attribute the error to incorrect second-hand information. The fire department PIO reported that there was no bailout and no firefighter injuries. Every day there is discussion about the “new” tactics and how…
Firefighter Physical Agility Almost every single fire department across the United States requires firefighter candidates to complete some sort of firefighter physical agility test. These tests are created to show that the candidates can physically do the job. Show More Summary
For years, Los Angeles County Fire Department officials ignored evidence of the sort of nepotism and cheating now fueling a widening scandal over the agency's hiring and promotion practices, according to records and interviews.