The fire union is blaming staff cuts for a delayed response to a tragic Flatbush fire. But the FDNY said Monday a dispatch problem also helped delay getting water on the blaze for critical minutes.
New York City is hosting the event where police and firefighters from 70 countries will team up to compete in 69 sporting events that will take place one week before the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Christmas trees and other holiday decorations may be pretty to look at, but they also pose a major fire hazard, officials say.
Lawmakers are pumping the brakes on the Fire Department of New York’s plan to charge drivers who cause accidents.
Members of New York’s fire and police companies as well as workers of World Trade Center companies thanked sailors aboard the USS New York as part of the National Day of Service and Remembrance Thursday.