Detroit Fire Department

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Investigation Underway On Multi-Alarm Building Fire

Smoke fills the air, as a big fire burns in the city of Detroit on Thursday afternoon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/26/2013

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Detroit Police, Emergency Radio System Goes Offline Again

For the second time in six weeks, Detroit police, fire and EMS were forced to work without an operating emergency radio system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2013

New Detroit Police Headquarters. (credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Wage Cuts Coming For Detroit Police, Fire Supervisors

There will be a 10 percent wage cut, cuts in overtime, and more.


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Firefighters Protest Detroit Bankruptcy

Firefighters, both active and retired, say the lives and property of Detroit citizens are in danger.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2013

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Detroit Police, Emergency Radio System Breaks Down

In what was described as a crisis in the city, Detroit police, fire and EMS struggled, Friday morning, without the use of internal radio communications.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

Detroit Firefighters Injured Battling Store Blaze

Two Detroit firefighters were seriously injured battling a blaze Wednesday night on the city’s east side.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/30/2013

(WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

AAA’s Donation To Help Detroit Inspect Fire Trucks

AAA Michigan has awarded $23,500 to the Detroit Public Safety Foundation to pay for the inspection of aerial ladders and ground ladders used by the Detroit Fire Department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2013

Detroit Fire Department. (Credit: Kathryn Larson/WWJ Newsradio950)

Left Without Supplies For Wounded Victims, Detroit Firefighters Beg Public For Help

It’s an urgent plea to the community from Detroit Firefighters who say they’re subjected to unsanitary working conditions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/20/2013

(WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas, File)

Closed Fire Station In Detroit Hit By Thieves

Authorities say thieves broke into a closed fire station in Detroit and stole equipment including radios, tools off a fire truck and electronics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2013

(WWJ Photo, File)

Under Pressure: Detroit Firefighters Struggle As Casualties Rise, Resources Diminish

The President of the Detroit Firefighters Association said the union is suing the city for negligence.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013




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