Fire Chief » Legislation & Funding Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 23:20:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Firefighters get prison time for tipping off drug dealers Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:08:51 +0000
The men were able to warn the dealers because police regularly gathered at the fire department before serving arrest warrants
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NY law requires firefighter safety residential construction-type signs Sun, 18 Jan 2015 23:22:19 +0000
The reflective signs will indicate the type of roof and floor construction and materials used
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DA: Calif. fire chief, mayor didn’t violate fine policy Fri, 02 Jan 2015 18:43:37 +0000
The firefighters' union questioned the chief's authority to reduce certain fines and the mayor's participation in affairs involving a campaign contributor
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Court tosses firefighters’ suit over gay parade order Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:20:58 +0000
They said the men appeared as public servants who were relatively anonymous and called it a legitimate work assignment
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Firefighter acquitted of charges for passing school bus Sat, 06 Dec 2014 12:03:06 +0000
The judge ruled there were too many inconsistencies with the testimonies to find the firefighter guilty beyond a reasonable doubt
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Calif. fire chief arrested on grand theft charges Fri, 05 Dec 2014 20:30:31 +0000
Chief Mark Ladas and his wife are accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars, tax evasion and filing false tax returns
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Firefighter sues former fire chief for stifling free speech Tue, 02 Dec 2014 20:36:22 +0000 The lawsuit alleges a problematic work environment, one that not only put firefighters at risk but the people it serves as well]]> 0 Testimony: Pa. fire chief knocked out of turnout coat Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:19:00 +0000
Chief Rodney Paul Miller was knocked into a metal sign pole, which ripped off his coat when a motorist struck him on an interstate
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Myth-busting the new fire grant rules Thu, 20 Nov 2014 02:25:58 +0000
News of new AFG rules are causing a great deal of undue fear in the fire service; here's what you need to know to not run afoul
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Officials speak against fire department staffing bill Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19:41:14 +0000
Opponents said the bill will take budgets out of the hands of municipal officials by forcing them to hire more firefighters than necessary
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