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Internal report documents more breakdowns in Cecil Mills response

The first firefighter to be told that Cecil Mills had collapsed across the street from a station in Northeast was a 19-year-old cadet who had never been told what to do if someone walked into the station in person looking for assistance.

Friday - 02/28/2014, 07:09am EST

Tags: cecil mills, Fox 5

Committee to examine fire department's response in Cecil Mills incident

Almost a month after the death of Medric "Cecil" Mills, a committee will meet on Monday to look into the D.C. fire department's response to his collapse.

Monday - 02/24/2014, 04:42am EST

Tags: Andrew Mollenbeck, cecil mills, d.c. fire department

DC hires 9 new paramedics to address shortage

The District of Columbia fire department is hiring nine new paramedics as it continues to address a shortage that has led to slow responses to some medical emergencies.

Tuesday - 11/26/2013, 02:19pm EST

Tags: paramedics, dc fire department

Pr. George's police, fire face off in cooking

Police and firefighters in Prince George's County are going at it on the grill this weekend.

Saturday - 10/05/2013, 01:32pm EDT

Tags: Prince Georges County, police

No sexual harassment by D.C. fire department trainers

While D.C. fire department instructors may have acted inappropriately, they didn't sexually harass female cadets earlier this year, the D.C. inspector general concludes.

Wednesday - 09/25/2013, 02:47am EDT

Tags: sexual harassment

Higher fire protection rating could lower homeowners insurance

Expanded fire protection could have an impact where people may not notice it: on their homeowners insurance bill.

Sunday - 04/07/2013, 10:17am EDT

Tags: homeowners insurance, Montgomery County Fire and Rescue, Ike Leggett, Hank Silverberg

Montgomery Co. fire chief appointed Fairfax chief

The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors have hired a new fire chief.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 08:58pm EST

Tags: Fairfax County Board of Supervisors, Richard Bowers

4 rescued from Northwest D.C. house fire

Fire officials say firefighters have rescued several people from a house fire in northwest Washington.

Thursday - 04/05/2012, 10:41am EDT

Tags: Brian Lee