Denver Fire Department
The City of Englewood has voted to scrap the fire department and let Denver Fire take over.
Despite the city manager promising an official decision on the future of the Englewood Fire Department, it didn’t come during a three-hour meeting that ran late into Monday night.
The shooting of a teenage girl by Denver police last week has brought renewed attention to Denver’s independent monitor, and now a city councilman wants to strengthen the office.
The extreme cold makes it extremely difficult to fight fires, and after several fires broke out in the metro area on Tuesday, firefighters had to take extra precautions.
Smoke can be seen for miles around the Denver metro area after a fire broke out at a warehouse Tuesday afternoon.
A man was found dead in an apartment fire at a Denver high rise Monday afternoon.
The Denver Police Department welcomed 29 new officers on Friday.
The Denver Fire Department is evacuating several buildings in downtown Denver after construction crews damaged a 10-inch high pressure natural gas line.
Charges have been filed against a teacher who was fired after four students were burned, one seriously, when a fire erupted in a Denver high school chemistry laboratory.
Firefighters in Denver are hoping with the cooler temperatures that homeowners and renters will take precautions to protect themselves form a potentially deadly gas.