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Task Force Reports To Mayor In Firefighters Death

 HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A task force that reviewed the Hartford Fire Department in response to the death of a firefighter and disciplinary problems has made several recommendations in a report to Mayor Pedro Segarra. […]


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2 Firefighters Injured In East Hartford Crash

(EAST HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –   An East Hartford Fire Department vehicle was extensively damaged  in a  collision on Route 2  Saturday after responding to a crash  near Exit  5-B eastbound.Fire Department personnel  extricated  two people from […]


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Mayor Calls For Resignation Of Assistant Fire Chief

A Stamford fire department official is under investigation and the mayor is asking for his resignation after he allegedly crashed a city-owned vehicle into a parked car and left.


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911 Dispatcher Suspended With Pay In Child Sex Slave Case

A Connecticut 911 dispatcher has been suspended with pay after he and another man were charged by Vermont state police in an alleged child sex slave case.


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Gas Leak Blamed For Explosion In Bridgeport House

Bridgeport fire officials have determined the cause of an explosion this afternoon in a home in the city today. They says a gas leak led to the small blast in a furnace at 494 Amsterdam […]


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One Dead In Bridgeport Fire

An elderly man is dead and investigators are trying to determine what sparked a late Sunday night fire in a multi-family home in Bridgeport’s East Side. It was around midnight when firefighters received a call […]