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Fallen firefighters

The flag draped between fire trucks  for the funeral procession for Lt. Ed Walsh. (Photo by Beth Germano-WBZ-TV)

Death Benefit Increased For Fallen First Responders

Death benefits paid to the families of public safety officers who die in the line of duty would be increased under a bill approved unanimously by the Massachusetts House of Representatives on Wednesday.

04/02/2014

Fallen Firefighter Mike Kennedy transported to funeral home. (WBZ-TV)

First Responders, Public Honor Fallen Boston Firefighter Mike Kennedy

The body of Firefighter Michael Kennedy was escorted behind his own Ladder 15, seven miles to a West Roxbury funeral home.

03/27/2014