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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.
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.
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.
Police and firefighters in Prince George's County are going at it on the grill this weekend.
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.
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Expanded fire protection could have an impact where people may not notice it: on their homeowners insurance bill.
The Fairfax County Board of Supervisors have hired a new fire chief.