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Photo Gallery: Detroit Apartment Fire

Engine 40 arrived to find smoke showing from a vacant apartment building.

Six Hurt in Explosion of Homemade Device at Michigan High School

A teenager brought a homemade explosive device to a western Michigan high school and accidentally detonated it in class.

USFA: Michigan On-Duty Death

To date, 23 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2021.

Detroit to Work with Local Union and IAFF on Drunk Driving

Two incidents of drunk driving while on duty have occurred within the Detroit Fire Department.

Detroit Battalion Chief Crashes SUV, Arrested for DUI

Detroit battalion chief taken into custody for driving under the influence.

Detroit Firefighters Speak Out About Drinking, Partying on the Job

“We need a change as a department. Our guys are routinely drunk on calls.”

Michigan Firefighters Rescue Farmer Trapped in Grain Bin

Firefighters also brought flat bread crates from a local deli for rescuers to lower into the bin and walk on.

Intoxicated Detroit Firefighter Crashes Rig on Call

Investigation begins into crash, party, and drinking, involving Detroit firefighters.

Michigan Fire Department Fined for COVID-19 Safety Violations

Inspection came after a complaint from an employee.

USFA: Michigan On-Duty Death

To date, 94 firefighter fatalities have been reported to USFA in 2020.


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