Fire Commissioner: Don't Admit No Ambulances Are Available On DispatchRecently, 911 Center dispatchers were juggling calls from the public and even first responders needing ambulance assistance, but were told no ambulances were available.
Five Shot, One Dead In Market In Grand Crossing NeighborhoodAn 18-year-old woman is dead and four other people were injured in a shooting in a market in the Grand Crossing neighborhood late Monday, police said.
Computer Problems Lead To Cancellation Of Chicago Firefighter Promotional ExamsSome Chicago Fire Department promotional exams have been canceled this week due to computer problems with the third-party vendor that administers the test.
FOUND: Chicago Fire Department's Lost Firehouse DogThe dog, a black labrador retriever named Burny, was found Saturday night.
Dumpsters, Garages Set On Fire In Lincoln Park AreaFirefighters battled multiple blazes during a 90-minute arson spree in the Lincoln Park area Monday night.
Man Rescued From Lake Michigan During Heavy Storm, Dangerous ConditionsFirefighters rescued a man from Lake Michigan during severe weather Friday night, Chicago Fire officials confirmed.
One Dead, Four Injured In Englewood Car CrashThe Chicago Fire Department said one of two vehicles involved was flipped over. The four other victims were transported to area hospitals.
Passenger On Derailed Train: 'I Hope This Car Doesn't Tilt And Fall Over'Emergency responders had to use a cherry picker to bring down the injured from the elevated tracks. Some were on stretchers.
Still No Answers On Why A CTA Green Line Train Derailed"We won't know until we get the train into the shop and do an inspection and find out if there's any damage or if it was something that was wrong with the train itself."
Two Chicago Firefighters Injured In East Garfield Park FireThe Chicago Fire Department has reported that two firefighters were injured in an East Garfield Park Sunday night.
1 Person Shot By Police In North LawndaleAt least one person was shot by police in North Lawndale, according to Chicago police.
Some Chicago Firefighters Doubling Their Salaries Through OvertimeSome Chicago firefighters are getting enough overtime to double their salaries.
BREAKING: Truck Dangling Over Chicago River LedgeThe cab of a semi-truck hung over the Chicago River Monday night near Archer and Ashland, Chicago Fire officials said.
CPD: Man Shot With His Own Gun, Another Man WoundedOne male victim was taken to Swedish Covenant Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
Chicago Firefighters Share Raw Memories On Anniversary Of 9/11For some Chicago firefighters, even 17 years later, the memories of 9/11 are still raw. CBS 2’s Mai Martinez sat down with three of the firefighters who shared their powerful, personal stories.