Police Officer Injured, Two Residents Rescued In South Side Fire
Chicago Firefighters Deliver Christmas Gifts Meant For Sick Kids At Illinois MasonicFor the 14th year in a row, Chicago firefighters today brought a delivery of toys meant for children at Illinois Masonic Medical Center for Christmas and the coming months.
Thousands Gather At Funeral For Fallen Firefighter Daniel CapuanoHundreds of firefighters were expected to line the funeral route of fallen Chicago Firefighter/Paramedic Daniel Capuano, who died in a fall down an unmarked and unprotected open elevator shaft while fighting a fire in the South Chicago neighborhood on Monday.
Daughter Of Chicago Firefighter Who Died In Blaze Five Years Ago Calls For Tougher Penalties Against Building Owners Daughter of a Chicago firefighter who died in the line of duty five years ago is asking why it had to happen again this week, and is calling for tougher penalties against the landlords whose buildings burn.
City Taking Owner Of Warehouse To Court After Firefighter's Death The city of Chicago is hauling the owner of the warehouse where a firefighter died into court on Thursday after outlining numerous violations the city says makes the building a hazard to anyone who enters.
City: Unauthorized Elevator Work Was Being Done At Building Where Firefighter Fell To His DeathThe Chicago Fire Department says the firefighter fell down the open elevator shaft and there were no barriers around it.
Evergreen Park Mourning Death Of Firefighter Dan CapuanoDan Capuano was a part-time firefighter in Evergreen Park for more than 16 years - and he is being remembered there today.
Spike In Heroin Overdoses Reported On West Side: Chicago Fire DepartmentAt least 18 people have overdosed on heroin throughout the last 20 hours, Chicago Fire Department Cmdr. Frank Velez said Thursday night.
Chicago Police And Fire Departments Salute NYC Comrades On 9/11 AnniversaryChicago first responders paid tribute to counterparts who lost their lives in New York on this day 14 years ago, at a solemn ceremony outside Chicago Public Safety Headquarters.
Chicago Fire Department Shows Off New eDRAULIC Jaws Of LifeThe Chicago Fire Department is showing off its new "Jaws of Life" - which officials say are lighter, more versatile and more powerful than what they've been using, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.
Fire Department Preparing For Likelihood Of Fires From Illegal July 4th Fireworks DisplaysJust about all kinds of fireworks are illegal in Chicago, but that certainly doesn’t stop lots of people from shooting them off for the 4th of July every year, so the Fire Department will be watching closely for the problems that always result.
Body Pulled From Lake Near Oak Street BeachThe male corpse was pulled from the water about two blocks north of Oak Street about 5:40 p.m., according to Fire Media Affairs.