Philadelphia Firefighters

Police ID Suspect Accused Of Firebombing South Philly Home Firefighters believe a fire in a South Philadelphia rowhome early Friday morning was intentionally set.
Apartments Above Popular South Philly Restaurant Damaged In FireA fire heavily damaged several apartments that are located above a popular restaurant in South Philadelphia Friday morning.
Philadelphia Court Backs City Hall in Dispute Over Rescinded Fire PromotionsThe fourteen firefighters were promoted this past spring, under an order from Common Pleas Court judge Leon Tucker, but last week a Commonwealth court tossed out that ruling and ordered Tucker to dismiss the case.
Police Searching For Band Of Thieves Targeting ATMs, Pharmacies In PhiladelphiaAuthorities are looking into a string of at least eight attempted burglaries of ATMs and drug stores throughout the city.
Firefighters Push To Get City Charter Change On November BallotPhiladelphia firefighters want to change the city charter, to require that city council approve appeals of labor contract arbitration awards.
Fire Captain Killed, Firefighter Injured In Queen Village BlazeOfficials confirmed a 29-year veteran fire captain from Ladder 27 was killed in the blaze when a roof collapsed. A second firefighter was injured while trying to rescue him.
Philadelphia Firefighters Call Off Plan to Recall Mayor Nutter"It's been attempted before in the state and has not succeeded," a union spokesman admits.
Fire Engulfs North Philadelphia Row HomeFirefighters are currently battling a house fire in North Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Firefighters Deployed To Flooded Areas Of New York To Provide SupportPhiladelphia firefighters are part of a task force helping out a neighboring state in distress, following the hurricane that rampaged through harder hit areas, including New York.
Father, Son Escape Safely From House Fire In PhiladelphiaA father and his son were able to escape after a fire at an unoccupied home spread to their house late Sunday night.
Federal Investigators Join Search For Clues Into Kensington Warehouse Firefighter's DeathsThe CBS 3 I-Team has confirmed federal investigators are now heading to Philadelphia to help local investigators search for answers in the deaths of Philadelphia Fire Department Lieutenant Bob Neary and fellow firefighter Daniel Sweeney.
Hundreds Travel To Pay Respects To Fallen Philadelphia FirefightersHundreds of firefighters from all over the country came to salute 60-year-old Lt. Robert Neary on Friday afternoon. The decorated firefighter was killed on Monday, along with fellow firefighter, 25-year-old Daniel Sweeney.