A suspected gang member who shot a firefighter and then barricaded himself inside a home on Staten Island is dead after a six-hour standoff, police said Friday.
Shane Streater, of Camden, is charged with theft by deception, and could face up to 10 years in prison if convicted.
Firefighter Brian Mullin of the FDNY sees the consequences of not checking smoke detectors firsthand.
Thousands of firefighters came out on Tuesday night, in a show of support for a fallen colleague.
There was sad news to report from Long Island on Tuesday. A firefighter injured battling a house fire last Friday, has died.
A firefighter raced into the second floor of a blazing Brooklyn home to save a small child trapped in a bedroom.
The woman was out delivering newspapers Monday morning when the Honda Civic she was riding in was struck head-on by a Chevy Tahoe, police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
A volunteer assistant fire chief in Dix Hills was on his way to dinner on Saturday night, when a call came in. By the end of the night he had saved a life.
A Long Island woman who lost her firefighter brother on September 11, had a special American flag returned to her after it was stolen earlier in the week.
A new member of the FDNY proved that he is one of New York’s bravest when it comes to love. Nicholas Webb popped the question on Monday, at his graduation ceremony.
An Elizabeth, N.J. man has been indicted in an alleged drunken driving crash that killed an FDNY firefighter last fall.
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.
Police on Monday were searching for the assailant who almost cost a New Jersey firefighter her life.
Three New York City employees were arrested in separate incidents early Sunday.
After several drives, the 2-year-old son of a New York City firefighter remained in need of a bone marrow transplant this week.