Rescue Service

Police and firefighters investigate multiple commercial fires and burglaries

Via MCFRS chief spokesperson Pete Piringer. Gaithersburg Police (GPD) and the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service (MCFRS) are investigating five fires and one commercial burglary that occurred around 1 a.m. and 2 a.m. Thursday morning, GPD said in a report. communicated. The “suspicious situations” occurred in the Gaithersburg and Montgomery Village areas, police said. GPD asks anyone with information ...

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4 fires in Gaithersburg occur in half an hour overnight

MCFRS spokesperson Pete Piringer said no one was injured and it is not clear whether the four firefighters who died during the night were linked. Fire crews in Gaithersburg, Md., Had a very busy Thursday morning, battling a string of four fires in half an hour. It started around 1:30 a.m. when units from the Montgomery County Fire and Rescue ...

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Walk to School Day Encourages Safe Routes and Practices for Students and Drivers

International School Walk Day encourages students to walk or cycle to school and promotes safe practices and routes. Students from Summit Hall Elementary School in Gaithersburg arrived at a lively Walk to School Day event on Wednesday morning. Montgomery County leaders, fire / rescue personnel and playful mascots interacted with the children while promoting safe trips to school. It’s a ...

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Rescue near Causeway: the record for Sunday, October 3

Sunday October 3, 2021 6.30 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers were called to the intersection of Dougherty Road and South Lincoln Avenue in a car accident without injury. 8:02 Steamboat agents received a report of potential fraud originating from near Block 300 of Apple Drive. 10:30 Officers responded to a vehicle collision in the Upper Knoll parking lot near ...

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Council member asks top mayoral candidates to sign ‘Buckhead Pledge’ amid town movement

By John Ruch Buckhead-area Atlanta City Council member JP Matzigkeit is asking the most popular mayoral candidates to sign a pledge to implement 10 policy proposals he says would respond to the controversial move for the neighborhood becomes its own city. JP Matzigkeit, Atlanta District 8 City Council Member Matzigkeit says his “Buckhead Pledge” – focused on public safety, zoning, ...

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Dublin firefighters shortage

With emergency services during the busiest time of the year just around the corner, here’s what you need to know about the firefighter shortage in Dublin. Why are there staff shortages in the Dublin Fire Department? Currently, the agreed number of firefighters for the Dublin Fire Department staff is 965, which is part of an agreement reached with the Workplace ...

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