Firefighters are used to dealing with danger on the job. But Waterbury firefighters checking an abandoned building recently encountered a smaller — but potentially deadly hazard: fleas.
Windsor authorities have identified the firefighter who died responding to a call Monday as 50-year-old Robert Watts, a father of two.
A veteran Bridgeport firefighter charged with dumping poison acid onto his neighbor’s water line has been fired.
Police are looking for a thief or thieves who broke into the Branford home of a longtime firefighter’s widow and stole about $10,000 worth of valuables while the woman was attending her husband’s funeral.