Firefighter sues department after alledged long lived abuse

Monday, December 2, 2013 

Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue firefighter Joann Levings has filed a law suit over alleged harassment and abuse on the job. Read more about how she claims to have been mistreated for over 5 years at:



Firefighter shot & killed the night of his wedding

Monday, December 2, 2013 

A Kansas City Fire Department Station 17 firefighter was shot and killed by an off-duty officer, just hours after he was married. While details are still unfolding you can read more about the sad situation at:



Firefighter arrested for assault and battery

Monday, December 2, 2013 


As a result of an altercation with his daughter's boyfriend, a Haverhill firefighter been charged with assault and battery. Read more about Keith Grant at:



Battalion Chief held gun to wife's head

Monday, December 2, 2013 


One of Hobart Fire Department's Battalion Chief's has been charged after holding a gun to his wife's head and then discharging it during a domestic. Read more about BC John Wall's incident at:



HR Commission orders Ambulance Service to pay $13K

Monday, December 2, 2013 


By order of the PA Human Relations Commission, Penn Health Amublance Service will pay one of their employees $13K as a result of a sexual harassment / retaliation case. Read more at:



Fire company president stole $400K!

Monday, December 2, 2013 


Greenwood Hose Company president, Bill Sweeney, had a gambling problem and stole nearly $400K from the department. He has been sentenced to serve 11-23 months in jail, several years on probation, and 1,000 of community service. Read more about it at:



Fire Dept Lieutenant charged with DWI and marijuana possession

Monday, December 2, 2013 


Central Fire Station Lt. James Garrity learn of his disciplinary action plan from the department this week following his guilty plea to DWI (second offense) and marijuana possession charges.  Read more about his fate at:



Cat set on fire will now have loving home

Monday, December 2, 2013 


Philadelphia Fire Department's Lt. Stephen Paslawski will have a new addition to his home this holiday season. A news release told the story of Campbell the cat, who was set on fire and left to die. Read about how Lt. Paslawski will now provide a good home to this lucky cat at:



Retired firefighter facing child molestation charges

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 


Retired firefighter Wesley Allardice has pleaded not guilty in Superior Court to allegations of his involvement with minors. Read about how he was previously indicted on nine charges and more details at:



Firefighters may lose jobs over restroom activity

Tuesday, November 26, 2013 


Their dislike of a former fire chief led them to post a photo of him, in the restroom, and then urinate on it according to allegations against 12 Cleveland firefighters. Read about the alleged actions of 4 Captains, 2 Lt's, and 6 firefighters at:



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