Pontiac Fire Department

Jeffrey Hawkins (Booking Photo)

Ex-Fire Chief Gets Prison For Bribery

The former fire chief in Pontiac has been sentenced to six months in prison for taking a bribe to ignore violations at a bar.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/21/2013

Jeffrey Hawkins (Booking Photo)

Ex-Pontiac Fire Chief Convicted Of Taking Bribe

Ex-Pontiac Fire Chief Jeffrey Hawkins has been convicted of bribery for taking payment in exchange for ignoring code violations at a bar.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2013

Pontiac Firefighters Accept Layoffs

Pontiac firefighters have agreed to be laid off as part of a plan to allow Waterford Township to take over duties there.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/29/2011

(WWJ Photo/Ron Dewey)

Pontiac Firefighters Picket In Waterford Township

The financial situation in the city of Pontiac could force the fire department to dissolve, and be absorbed by the Waterford Township Fire Department.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/06/2011

A view of downtown Pontiac

Ex-Pontiac Fire Chief Accused Of Taking Bribes

(Pontiac-WWJ) Pontiac’s former fire chief, Jeffrey Hawkins, is facing charges of accepting bribes to keep a local bar open despite fire code violations. Hawkins turned himself in and has been arraigned in district court on bribery […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/16/2011