Fire Chief » Investigation http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:26:48 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 2 firefighters fired after homicide sparks ethics probe http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/2-firefighters-fired-after-homicide-sparks-ethics-probe/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/2-firefighters-fired-after-homicide-sparks-ethics-probe/#comments Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:18:01 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/2-firefighters-fired-after-homicide-sparks-ethics-probe/
An investigation uncovered unauthorized use of a state vehicle, dishonesty, cheating while an employee was competing for a promotion and improper conduct
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Marshal: Fire that destroyed chief’s garage ‘suspicious’ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/marshal-fire-that-destroyed-chiefs-garage-suspicious/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/marshal-fire-that-destroyed-chiefs-garage-suspicious/#comments Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:14:57 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/21/marshal-fire-that-destroyed-chiefs-garage-suspicious/
It took 30 to 40 firefighters and tankers from 10 fire districts to put out the fire; the chief didn't have insurance
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Fire chief gets 2-day suspension after ethics inquiry http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/fire-chief-gets-2-day-suspension-after-ethics-inquiry/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/fire-chief-gets-2-day-suspension-after-ethics-inquiry/#comments Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:29:54 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/20/fire-chief-gets-2-day-suspension-after-ethics-inquiry/
Chief Darrel Fournier's part-time job with a fire restoration company created the appearance of a conflict of interest to the general public
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Investigation: Dispatcher tells bystander to remove tourniquet http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/investigation-dispatcher-tells-bystander-to-remove-tourniquet/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/investigation-dispatcher-tells-bystander-to-remove-tourniquet/#comments Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:00:07 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/15/investigation-dispatcher-tells-bystander-to-remove-tourniquet/
Bystander with military training used his belt as a tourniquet on a man's severed leg; department policy is to leave tourniquets in place
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Investigation: Maine fire chief subject of ethics inquiry http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/13/investigation-maine-fire-chief-subject-of-ethics-inquiry/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/13/investigation-maine-fire-chief-subject-of-ethics-inquiry/#comments Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:50:28 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/13/investigation-maine-fire-chief-subject-of-ethics-inquiry/
Darrel Fournier could be censured by a state association if his former second job broke its conflict-of-interest rules
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Fire chief: Texas firehouse blaze started near stove http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/02/fire-chief-texas-firehouse-blaze-started-near-stove/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/02/fire-chief-texas-firehouse-blaze-started-near-stove/#comments Fri, 02 Jan 2015 19:47:06 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/02/fire-chief-texas-firehouse-blaze-started-near-stove/
Firefighters cooking at the station left on a call and came back to find the station on fire
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Cal Fire places 16 firefighters on leave amid sex probe http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/30/cal-fire-places-16-firefighters-on-leave-amid-sex-probe/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/30/cal-fire-places-16-firefighters-on-leave-amid-sex-probe/#comments Tue, 30 Dec 2014 18:37:29 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/30/cal-fire-places-16-firefighters-on-leave-amid-sex-probe/
The suspensions involved violations of state or department policies mostly by academy instructors
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Fire chief on paid leave during investigation http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/17/fire-chief-on-paid-leave-during-investigation/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/17/fire-chief-on-paid-leave-during-investigation/#comments Wed, 17 Dec 2014 19:20:53 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/17/fire-chief-on-paid-leave-during-investigation/
Chief Julius Hatfield is under investigation for fraud and has recently come under fire for making racist remarks at the scene of a car accident
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Officials: Fire chief halted probe of firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:13:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/
Fire officials said they would not take part in an effort to mislead or deceive members of the department, Bell's family or the community
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Officials: Conn. fire chief halted probe of firefighter’s death http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-conn-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-conn-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/#comments Tue, 09 Dec 2014 19:13:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/09/officials-conn-fire-chief-halted-probe-of-firefighters-death/
Fire officials said they would not take part in an effort to mislead or deceive members of the department, Bell's family or the community
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