| Feb 22, 2011
| 7:22 PM
An FDNY emergency medical technician who allegedly stood by and watched while a pregnant woman died of an asthma attack, was arrested Monday for shoplifting, police said.
Melisa Jackson, 25, was off-duty when she stole $49 worth of makeup from the...
| May 7, 2012
| 6:54 PM
In his first interview since his 40-year old son was found dead in his Long Island bedroom--retired, FDNY deputy chief Joseph DiBernardo told PIX 11 he wants his son's name included on the FDNY's "Wall of Heroes"--which honors those who died in the line...
| May 12, 2012
| 1:27 PM
Police are looking into the mysterious death of a man whose burning body was discovered early Saturday morning by firefighters responding to a call about a small brush fire in Forest Park.
The FDNY arrived at the scene around 5:54 and quickly put out the...
| May 17, 2012
| 2:19 PM
More than 100 people gathered in downtown Grand Rapids, Thursday, to honor officers who lost their lives in the line of duty.
In 1962, President John F. Kennedy proclaimed May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day. This week, cities across the nation will...
| May 31, 2012
| 1:56 PM
A 10-year-old girl walking in Brooklyn was shot in the leg Friday, according to the FDNY.
She was in the Brownsville section when the bullet grazed her leg. Police are now combing the neighborhood for the shooter.
The girl was taken to St. John's...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 3:05 PM
It wasn't a huge black plume, but the smoke coming from 1 World Trade Center Saturday morning was significant.
"Anything that happens around this neighborhood, it kinda shakes people up," said Alison Bradshaw, who lives in Lower Manhattan. "Whether it'...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
FDNY investigators are trying to determine what set off a fire in a Williamsburg brownstone that killed a 59-year-old woman.
According to authorities, flames broke out Friday around 9:15 in an apartment on Consylea Avenue. Firefighters arrived at the...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 3:11 PM
A boat trip down the Hudson River ended in near tragedy when the craft began to sink, plunging seven people into the murky water Tuesday evening.
Firefighters and police were called to North Moore St. near Pier 26 after the currach a small boat that...
| Jun 20, 2012
| 12:07 PM
FDNY Fire Marshals have arrested Tore Brox, 29, a tourist from Norway, for setting multiple fires in the New Yorker Hotel. "Arson is a very serious crime with potentially deadly consequences," said Fire Commissioner Salvatore J. Cassano. "The quick...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 3:58 AM
Retired FDNY Lieutenant, Joseph DiBernardo, Jr. -- who held a safety rope for a colleague, as they tried to escape a catastrophic Bronx fire in 2005, was found dead in his Long Island home early Tuesday morning. He was widely known as one of four...
| Nov 26, 2011
| 2:50 PM
A retired social worker -- who reportedly lived alone -- was found dead inside her Staten Island apartment, after neighbors called 911 and reported smoke coming from the ground floor.
The victim has been identified as Irma Galindo, 63, of Silver Lake....