Firefighter charged in domestic assault

Friday, February 28, 2014 

LAKE OSWEGO, OR


Lake Oswego firefighter Troy Waddell is now facing assault charges after a domestic dispute with his wife. Read more at:  http://www.oregonlive.com/sherwood/index.ssf/2014/02/lake_oswego_firefighter_arrest.html

   


 

Firefighter charged with DUI

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 

LOWELL, MA


Tewksbury firefighter Marc Bourdon has plead not-guilty to DUI charges despite all visual symptoms of being intoxicated during a traffic stop. Bourdon also refused to take field sobriety testing. Read more at: http://www.lowellsun.com/breakingnews/ci_25232194/tewksbury-firefighter-arrested-driving-drunk-off-duty

   


 

More arrests made in the 9/11 Disability Scam

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 

NEW YORK NY


The number of arrests continues to increase in the investigation into firefighters and police officers who claimed disability as a result of 9/11. Read more about recent developments at: http://www.wjla.com/articles/2014/02/former-officers-firefighters-arrested-in-9-11-disability-scam-100571.html

   


 

Former Fire Chief accused of making terroristic threats

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 

DILWORTH, MN


Former Dilworth Fire Chief Kurt Kennedy has been accused of making terroristic threats in burning down houses of the members of the department. Kennedy has plead not guilty. Read more at: http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2014/feb/25/former-dilworth-fire-chief-enters-plea/

   


 

Battalion Chief found guilty with involvement in cover-up

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 

COLUMBUS, OH
Failure to follow the chain of command, insubordination, dishonesty, and neglect are among the descriptive violations in which Columbus Battalion Chief Gerald C. Birkhimer has been found guilty of. His actions are part of the ongoing investigation in which Firefighter Marc Cain was accused of having intimate relations with a female

   


 

Firefighter charged with rape of 15yo

Sunday, February 23, 2014 

SEATTLE, WA


Seattle Fire Department firefighter Michael Sulak has been arrested and is pleading not guilty for charges of rape with a 15 year old female. Read more about this at: http://q13fox.com/2014/02/21/seattle-firefighter-charged-with-child-rape-for-allegedly-having-sex-with-15-year-old-girl/#axzz2uFFAdv5c

   


 

Ambulance company fires 24 personnel!

Sunday, February 23, 2014 

SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CA


Failing to renew their CPR recertifications has found 24 employees without a job. Santa Clara County Rural/Metro dismissed 24 of their employees after determining they didn't go through the required 4-hr CPR recertification course. Read more at: http://www.mercurynews.com/bay-area-news/ci_25187395/rural-metro-ambulance-company-fires-24-workers

   


 

Fire Chief charged with extortion

Saturday, February 22, 2014 

SYLVESTER, GA


Sylvester's Fire Chief is facing charges of felony theft by extortion. No other details have been released.  Source: http://www.kptv.com/story/24778422/sylvester-fire-chief-jailed-on-extortion-charge

   


 

Employee fired after paying for firefighters meals

Saturday, February 22, 2014 

OLEAN, NY


An employee from McDonald's is now without a job after her ack of kindness toward firefighters led to an argument with her superior. Read more at: http://pix11.com/2014/02/20/mcdonalds-worker-i-was-fired-for-paying-firefighters-breakfast/#axzz2uF0lGrP7

   


 

Firefighter turned out to be the instigator

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 

FLAGLER BEACH, FL


Last spring, Flagler Beach firefighter Jared Parkey was shot in the chest by a former police officer as a result of a road rage incident. Parkey survived his traumatic injuries, and now the courts are charging him with instigating the whole incident. Read more at: http://www.news-journalonline.com/article/20140214/NEWS/140219580/1040?Title=Flagler-firefighter-shot-in-road-rage-incident-gets-charged

   


 
 
 

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