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April 19, 2014
NY Daily News - NYPD Revises Fire-Response Protocol Following Officer’s Death, Now Prohibits Cops from Using Elevators

NY Times - New York Police Department Tells Officers to Avoid Elevators in Burning Buildings

NY Post - De Blasio Says New MTA Contract Won’t Affect Future Negotations

NY Post - NYPD Cops must Use Stairs in Fires after Deadly Brooklyn Blaze


April 18, 2014
NY Times - In Effort to Fight Overdoses, Staten Island Officers Will Soon Carry Heroin Antidote

NY 1 - More SI First Responders Will Soon Be Equipped with Tool to Reverse Drug Overdoses

SI Advance - All Cops, EMTs, Engine Co. Firefighters to be Equipped with Anti-Overdose Medicine Naloxone, Officials Announce


April 17, 2014
CBS 2 - Alleged Drunken Driver Indicted in N.J. Crash That Killed Firefighter

DNA Info - Letitia James Criticizes de Blasio's Slow Pace in Hiring Top-Level Staffers

The Star-Ledger - Elizabeth Man Indicted in Crash that Killed FDNY Firefighter in Union


April 16, 2014
WPIX 11 - Easter Bunny Drops by NYC Children’s Hospital with FDNY Flare


April 15, 2014
Chief Leader - NYPD Creates a Fire-Response Guide While Mourning Officer Killed by Blaze

NY Daily News - FDNY Firefighters Take in Dog They Rescued in Brooklyn as Owner Recovers in Hospital

NY Daily News - Brush Fire Rips through Staten Island Marshlands

The Wall Street Journal - Mayor, Police Bid Farewell to Fallen Officer

7 Online - Staten Island Brush Fire Extinguished after Long Firefight

SI Advance - Three-Alarm Brush Fire Under Control After FDNY Struggles with Lack of Hydrants


April 14, 2014
NY Times - Somber Army in Blue Gathers in Queens to Mourn a Fallen Officer

NY Post - Hundreds Mourn Fallen Officer at Viewing Services

NY 1 - FDNY Investigates Two Brooklyn Fires that Left 13 Injured


April 13, 2014
NY Daily News - Fire Breaks Out in Five-Story Brooklyn Brownstone

CBS 2 - 5 Injured in Brooklyn Apartment Fire


April 12, 2014
NY Daily News - East Harlem Building Explosion Survivor Reunited with Firefighters Who Saved Her from Rubble

The Wall Street Journal - East Harlem Blast Survivor Thanks Rescue Workers

NY Times - Blast Survivor Thanks Her Rescuer

NY Times - Murder Charge for Teenager in Fire That Killed an Officer

NY Post - Woman Injured in Harlem Building Blast Thanks Rescuers

SI Advance - Staten Island Fire Ignited Heroism Among Sanitation Workers and Praise from their Commissioner

NY 1 - Boston Marathon Runners Meet With City Firefighters at 9/11 Museum


April 11, 2014
NY Daily News - 9/11 Fund Gets Another Manager to Oversee 75 Employees Amid Slow Dole Frustration

NY Times - Fire Death Leads Police to Codify Protocols

Newsday - NYPD Issues New Fire Guidelines to Commands

DNA Info - NYPD Overhauls Fire Protocol and May Train With FDNY After Officer Dies

NY Daily News - Mayor de Blasio Optimistic on Labor Contracts in Addressing Central Labor Council


April 10, 2014
NY Daily News - Officer Dennis Guerra Dies After Days-Long Fight for Life Following Coney Island Fire; Teen Arson Suspect Faces Murder Charge

NY Daily News - EXCLUSIVE: IRS to Promote Little-Known Sept. 11 Victim Tax Break After Worker Alerts Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand

NY Times - Police Policy on Fires Is Questioned Amid Grief at Death of a New York Officer

NY 1 - Flags Lowered Citywide in Honor of Fallen NYPD Officer

The Wall Street Journal - NYPD Officer Injured in Brooklyn Fire Dies


April 09, 2014
NY Daily News - FDNY, NYPD won't be Disciplining Anyone for Bravest vs. Finest Hockey Brawl

NY Daily News - Blaze Prone Bronx Building has Fiery Record

The Wall Street Journal - NYPD Looks for a Fire Policy After Coney Island Blaze

NY Post - Cop Declared Brain Dead after Blaze Set by ‘Bored Teen’

CBS 2 - Sources: Officer Critically Hurt in Coney Island Fire Dies

NY 1 - NYPD Looks to Put Procedures in Place for Officers Responding to Fire Calls


April 08, 2014
The Wall Street Journal - Teenager Charged in New York Fire that Injured Two Police Officers

NY Times - Teenager Tells Police Boredom Led Him to Start Fire That Injured 2 Officers

NY Times - Hockey Brawl is Old Story of Policemen vs. Firemen


April 07, 2014
NY Daily News - Two NYPD Cops Critically Injured, Suspect in Custody in Coney Island Fire Caused by Burning Mattress

NY Daily News - Retiring FDNY Captain Served as Father Figure in Brooklyn Neighborhood


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