Philadelphia Firefighter

Men and women in uniform streamed into the Batchelor Brothers funeral home, some waiting out front in the cold for hours for a chance to say goodbye to one of their own. (credit: Dan Wing/KYW)

Viewing Held For Fallen Philadelphia Firefighter Joyce Craig

A seemingly endless line of men and women in uniform spanned a massive section of Broad Street for hours on end, waiting to say goodbye to the city’s first fallen female firefighter, Joyce Craig. Some shedding tears, others offer condolences to their comrades.

12/12/2014

About 50 people held a vigil in Lewis’ honor in front of Engine 64 Tuesday night. Neighbors organized the event, and some of her colleagues told the crowd about Lewis.  (credit: David Spunt/CBS3)

Vigil Held To Honor Fallen Philadelphia Firefighter Joyce Craig

About 50 people held a vigil in Craig’s honor in front of Engine 64 Tuesday night. Neighbors organized the event, and some of her colleagues told the crowd about Craig.

12/09/2014

Inside Engine 64, where Craigs was stationed, her colleagues placed a bouquet of flowers above her locker in her honor.  (credit: David Spunt/CBS3)

Family Mourns Philadelphia Firefighter Killed In The Line Of Duty

Loved ones of Joyce Craig told Eyewitness News the fallen firefighter had a passion for her job.

12/09/2014

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Cat Set On Fire Leaves Hospital For New Home With Philadelphia Firefighter

After a brush with death, a friendly cat has a new owner, and a new lease on life.

12/12/2013

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Firefighter Injured Battling Fairmount House Fire

A Philadelphia firefighter was injured while battling a house fire early Monday morning.

08/06/2012

suicide mural

Mural In Center City Dedicated To Suicide Prevention

A large crowd turned out at the Gallery in Center City Philadelphia on Saturday to paint a panel in a mural dedicated to suicide prevention.

03/11/2012

Firefighters

Philadelphia Fire Department To Be In Command Of Pennsylvania Task Force One

The Philadelphia Fire Department has received a special designation from FEMA. The PFD will now be in command of Pennsylvania Task Force One – part of the National Urban Search and Rescue Response Team.

08/13/2011

Coast Guard

Diving Accident At Jersey Shore Claims Life Of Philadelphia Firefighter

Authorities say a 58-year-old Philadelphia firefighter died after diving into shallow water at the Jersey shore.

07/26/2011

Off-Duty Philadelphia Firefighter Killed In Motorcycle Crash

Off-Duty Firefighter Killed In W. Philly Crash

An off-duty Philadelphia firefighter was killed in a motorcycle accident in West Philadelphia Saturday evening.

CBS Philly–08/29/2010

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