Fire Department

Fitchburg Brothers Who Survived Bonfire Explosion Thankful To Fire DepartmentTwo Fitchburg brothers who were seriously burned by a bonfire explosion in November say they owe their lives to the firefighters who saved them.
Cape Cod Firefighters' Bra Ladder Fundraiser Met With Some ComplaintsA fundraiser breast cancer awareness by two fire departments on Cape Cod is being met with some complaints from residents.
NH Medic Accused Of Stealing Drugs From AmbulanceA man who was working as an ambulance medic in Peterborough, New Hampshire is accused of stealing drugs from ambulances numerous times over the course of a year.
Teens Accused Of Setting Off 8 False Fire Alarms In MaldenThe deputy fire chief said the stunt was a waste of money and, more importantly, someone could have been hurt or killed.
Taunton To Close Certain Fire Stations When Firefighters Take VacationThe city of Taunton is taking a bit of a gamble with its fire department. Starting Monday, they’re shutting down an entire fire station when too many firefighters take vacation days.
Lawrence Fire Chief Abruptly ResignsActing Chief Brian Murphy told Mayor William Lantigua Thursday night that he is stepping down as acting fire chief after the Lawrence City Council voted to give more power to the mayor over Murphy’s position, and remove it from civil service.