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Arrested Firefighter Placed On Leave

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)   – A Hartford Firefighter arrested January 21 in Vernon has been placed on  paid administrative leave. 56 year old Michael Digiacomo  was charged with Operating Under the Influence  and Failure to Drive Right. […]

02/01/2015

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Mother, Son Team Up To Fight Fire

Lunenburg firefighter Matt Benoit had a memorable first call.

01/12/2015

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Firefighter Charged In Accidental Shooting

(HARTFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  A Hartford firefighter has been arrested in an accidental shooting in an apartment at 86 Webster Street in the city  November  2. 25 year old Justin Wood of East Hartford  was discussing […]

12/03/2014

Hartford Firefighters prepare take the casket from the hose bed of engine 16, during the funeral for Hartford firefighter Kevin Bell, Monday, Oct 13, 2014, at the First Cathedral, in Bloomfield, ,Bell was killed in a house fire last week in Hartford. (AP Photo / Journal Inquirer, Jim Michaud) (POOL)  (POOL)

Hartford Firefighter Remembered As Hero

Hundreds of firefighters from around the region have turned out for the funeral for a Hartford firefighter who died in the line of duty.

10/13/2014

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Authorities Identify Firefighter Killed In Hartford Fire

Connecticut officials say a Hartford firefighter who died battling a house blaze was a six-year veteran who was married with a daughter. Three other firefighters were injured.

10/08/2014

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Southington Firefighter Accused Of Setting Blaze

Southington police have arrested a local volunteer firefighter on allegations he set a trash bin on fire while newly installed surveillance cameras allegedly caught him in the act.

08/21/2014

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Hartford Firefighter Charged With Trespassing

An off-duty Hartford firefighter has been charged with breach of peace and trespassing after a woman told police he walked into her apartment and refused to leave.

07/23/2014

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Dunes Save Boardwalk From Fire Not Flood This Time

Dawn will reveal the extent of the damage after a wind-whipped fire devoured a boardwalk in two Jersey shore resort towns that was rebuilt after Superstorm Sandy.

09/13/2013

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Firefighter Arrested On Drug Charges In Police Stakeout

A Stamford firefighter has been arrested on drug charges in a police stakeout.

09/01/2013

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Police Say Former Fire Chief Tried To Contact Victim

Coventry’s former fire chief. arrested two months ago on sexual assault charges, faces new charges after police say he tried to contact his victim in violation of the terms of his release.

04/26/2013

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