Tag: firefighters

Baltimore County Police Arrest EMT from City Fire Department for Alleged Arson

Joseph Alphonzo Heinze II, Courtesy Baltimore County Police Department

In a strange twist, Baltimore County police have arrested an employee of the Baltimore City Fire Department for allegedly setting his home ablaze last winter.

Baltimore County Fire Stations Outfitted with Oxygen Masks for Pets


Courtesy Baltimore County Fire Department

Cats and dogs in Baltimore County now stand more of a fighting chance to be rescued from fires thanks to one local company’s donation.

Maryland Firefighter Shot to Death After Being Mistaken for Intruder



20641326178_53c105bfddMany gun enthusiasts will tell you that having a firearm in the house helps protect you from criminals intent on harm. This weekend in Prince George’s County, a man thought he was doing just that–and now one firefighter is dead and another is seriously injured.

2 Baltimore County Firefighters Investigated for ‘Sexual Misconduct’


reisterTwo male firefighters with the Reistertown Volunteer Fire Company are being investigated for sexual misconduct, according to Baltimore County officials.