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.
An FDNY firefighter and a civilian police employee were both arrested and charged with drunken while intoxicated this week.
The firefighter was from Hunterdon County, New Jersey’s Department of Environmental Protection said.
A New York City firefighter was arrested in Brooklyn early Saturday and charged with driving under the influence.
They yearn to be part of New York’s Bravest, but to stand shoulder to shoulder with the men of the FDNY, women have to endure the same grueling entrance exam.
North Hudson Regional Fire Deputy Chief Charles Thomas says more than 100 firefighters are battling a fire at the Roc Harbour housing complex in North Bergen.
It has been eleven years since the September 11 attacks and for some families the wounds still haven’t healed.
A firefighter on Long Island is in the fight of his life as doctors race against the clock to save Ralph Lettierei’s leg from flesh-eating bacteria.
David Fernandez, 39, allegedly “engaged in inappropriate sexual activities” with the girl in March.
Camden authorities say a man was killed and a woman was seriously burned when a vacant city row home caught fire, destroying both the residence and an adjacent home.
Kevin Townes, who was with the department for more than 25 years, died last week after apparently suffering a heart attack at the scene of a house fire.
Kevin Townes, 54, spent more than a quarter century doing the work he loved. He collapsed before dawn, losing his life even as he prepared to risk it one final time at a house fire.
The exam has been subject to judicial oversight since it was determined past exams had been unfair to minority candidates.
Nearly 10 years ago, the New York City Fire Department lost 343 of its members but that hasn’t stopped others from joining New York’s bravest.
Being a firefighter isn’t just about the job, but about the life.