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Tucson Fire Department

Retired Fire Chief Dan Newburn dies

Retired Fire Chief Dan Newburn dies

Newburn climbed up the ranks during a 34-year career with TFD.

September 29, 2014 5:05 pm Photos

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Dangerous 'flashover' explodes Tucson roof

Dangerous 'flashover' explodes Tucson roof

While battling a three-alarm fire Saturday afternoon on West Alturas, on the city's north side, Tucson Fire Department crews encountered a "flashover, one of the most dangerous situations that firefighters can be subjected to," said Fire Capt. Barrett Baker, adding, "You can see in the video…

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2 TPD officers credited for saving man

2 TPD officers credited for saving man

Officers rendered first aid, including applying a tourniquet to leg wound. 

September 24, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Unattended incense stick starts fire, displaces Midtown family

Unattended incense stick starts fire, displaces Midtown family

Crews contained fire in 13 minutes upon arrival.

September 21, 2014 12:27 pm Photos

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2 rescued from wash in early storm today

2 rescued from wash in early storm today

The southeast side of Tucson reported the heaviest rainfall.

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Tucson firefighters investigated over time-card discrepancies

Tucson firefighters investigated over time-card discrepancies

City officials won't talk about the probe, which began in April.

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TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

TFD sued over inadequate lactation space

Says requests to work at stations that could accommodate her were denied.

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Fire displaces family on Tucson's southeast side

Fire displaces family on Tucson's southeast side

A fire displaced a family of five Tuesday afternoon.

July 29, 2014 5:30 pm Video
Community leaders hit streets in search of dropouts

Community leaders hit streets in search of dropouts

Volunteers will go door-to-door to help students earn diplomas. 

July 17, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Fireworks shopping 101: What's legal, what's not

Fireworks shopping 101: What's legal, what's not

Knowing what's legal means you'll get the most bang for your buck.

July 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Attic fire at midtown apartment complex; no injuries

Attic fire at midtown apartment complex; no injuries

Workers soldering a pipe start fire.

July 01, 2014 10:04 pm
North side fire sends 1 to hospital

North side fire sends 1 to hospital

911-callers reported the mobile home fire

June 26, 2014 8:45 pm
TUSD, city will reach out to dropouts

TUSD, city will reach out to dropouts

Give school another shot, school district and mayor ask.

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Fire in midtown Tucson leaves 3 without a home

Fire in midtown Tucson leaves 3 without a home

A woman and her dog were able to escape a fire Thursday morning after the resident was awakened by popping noises and found her midtown house in flames, a fire official said.

June 13, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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2 apartments burn on Tucson's northside

2 apartments burn on Tucson's northside

Two apartments were destroyed in a fire Wednesday on the city's north side, displacing residents and killing four pets.

June 04, 2014 10:15 pm
1 shot, 1 detained by Tucson police

1 shot, 1 detained by Tucson police

A man was in serious condition Wednesday after being shot at a residence on the city's north side.

May 28, 2014 7:15 pm Related
Fire destroys midtown home, storage building

Fire destroys midtown home, storage building

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May 14, 2014 3:11 pm
Tucson boy pulled from pool in critical condition

Tucson boy pulled from pool in critical condition

A 5-year-old boy pulled out of a west side apartment complex swimming pool by his mother was in critical condition Friday night.

May 02, 2014 8:45 pm
Law & order briefs

Law & order briefs

Man killed in grocery parking lot is ID’d

April 30, 2014 12:00 am Related
Tucson Law and Order Briefs

Tucson Law and Order Briefs

Tucson firefighters rescue man in trench

April 29, 2014 12:00 am Related

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