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Firefighter John Monteverde (FDNY)

Alleged Drunken Driver Indicted In N.J. Crash That Killed Firefighter

An Elizabeth, N.J. man has been indicted in an alleged drunken driving crash that killed an FDNY firefighter last fall.

04/16/2014

Victoria Kovacs

Boy, 16, Arrested For Allegedly Throwing Bottle That Nearly Blinded N.J. Firefighter

A 16-year-old boy was arrested in Garfield, N.J. Tuesday and charged with throwing a bottle at a fire truck, and leaving a volunteer firefighter with eye injuries that nearly left her blind.

04/01/2014

Victoria Kovacs

N.J. Volunteer Firefighter Nearly Left Blind After Bottle Is Hurled At Fire Truck

Police on Monday were searching for the assailant who almost cost a New Jersey firefighter her life.

03/31/2014

FILE -- NYPD car is viewed in Times Square. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

3 NYC Employees Arrested In Separate Incidents

Three New York City employees were arrested in separate incidents early Sunday.

12/29/2013

A Hero For Owen

2-Year-Old Boy Still In Desperate Need Of Bone Marrow Transplant

After several drives, the 2-year-old son of a New York City firefighter remained in need of a bone marrow transplant this week.

11/30/2013

A Hero For Owen

Firefighter Seeks Match So 2-Year-Old Son Can Get Bone Marrow Transplant

A New York City firefighter is on a mission to find a match for his son, who is in desperate need of a bone marrow transplant.

11/02/2013

The scene of a deadly fire in Mount Vernon, NY on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Mount Vernon Fire Union Chief Warns Department Is Short-Staffed

Nine people escaped from a burning home on Tuesday but four others were trapped in a smoke-filled basement and died.

10/31/2013

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Firefighter Reportedly Charged With Attack On Bartender

An FDNY firefighter has been charged with assault, reportedly on claims that he attacked a Bronx bartender with a beer bottle.

10/14/2013

Bikers For Bini outside the Staten Island Mall, August 25, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Bikers Ride For Charity In Honor Of 9/11 Hero

The Carl V. Bini Memorial Fund held its annual Bikers For Bini charity event Sunday at the Staten Island Mall.

08/25/2013

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Report: Firefighter Charged With Selling Oxycodone On Staten Island

An off-duty New York City firefighter was arrested this weekend, reportedly on charges that he was selling oxycodone.

07/28/2013

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Veteran Fire Captain Retires After 40 Years On The Job

After a long career, one of New York’s bravest has hung up his turnout coat for the last time.

07/13/2013

FDNY, NYPD

FDNY Firefighter And Friends Accused Of Robbing, Beating Up Cop

An FDNY firefighter was arrested this week, on charges of robbing an off-duty police officer in Queens.

07/06/2013

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Retired Firefighter Prevents Tragedy, Saves Baby’s Life In Maspeth

A quick thinking retired firefighter prevented a 4th of July tragedy when he saved the life of a 2-year-old who fell in a pool.

07/04/2013

Tim Farrell

After Losing Home To Sandy, N.J. Firefighter Loses New Condo To Fire

A firefighter who lost his home to Superstorm Sandy responded to a call last week, only to find his own new home was on fire.

05/21/2013

A person walks the line during a drunk driving sobriety test - Dec 15, 2006 - Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Firefighter, Civilian NYPD Employee Charged With DWI

An FDNY firefighter and a civilian police employee were both arrested and charged with drunken while intoxicated this week.

03/30/2013

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