The last thing anyone wants this Thanksgiving is for a fire to gobble up their house. Fairfax County Fire and Rescue is sharing some tips this year from the Consumer Product Safety Commission for those who want to use a turkey fryer to cook up dinner.
John Butler hasn’t started his job as Fairfax County fire chief yet, but an anonymous website that focuses on the county has started to display racist posts about him.
A dog stranded on the rocks by floodwaters on Difficult Run near Great Falls, Virginia, was saved from a watery fate by rescue crews. See video.
The driver and a passenger got trapped Wednesday morning on an inundated part of Browns Mill Road, covered in the bloated, swift-flowing Difficult Run in the Vienna, Virginia, area.
A woman was killed Monday night after a tree fell on her home in Burke, Virginia. Fire and rescue crews are trying to stabilize the scene so they can investigate exactly what happened.
After several years of scrutiny, the incoming fire chief for the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department is vowing to develop a dignified and respectful work environment.
John S. Butler takes over a department that has been under scrutiny following the April 2016 suicide of a female firefighter.
Two of the highest ranking females in the Fairfax County Fire Department are behind a federal sexual harassment complaint filed by the ACLU against the County and Fire department.
Two people have died and two others were hospitalized early Tuesday morning after a house caught fire in Fairfax County, Virginia.
The fire that tore through a Centreville, Virginia, town house community earlier this month, was sparked by smoking materials that had been improperly discarded. The fire caused more than $2.2 million in damages.
Fire crews rushed to put out flames leaping out of the roof of a single-story bank in Fairfax, Virginia, Wednesday evening. See photos.
Fire crews in Northern Virginia battled two major fires a few miles from each other Wednesday afternoon.
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue has named an interim chief — John Caussin — to step in when Chief Richard Bowers retires April 30.
The Fairfax County Fire Department said a fatal fire in Lees Corner last month was caused by someone smoking a cigarette in bed while also using oxygen.
A group of female Fairfax Co. firefighters says the time has come to move forward, after almost two years of scrutiny regarding claims of sexual harassment on the job.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.