Columbus Division of Fire

Studies show firefighters are at greater risk of contracting cancer than the general population.

Columbus fire officials are investigating unauthorized activities at the closed fire station 2 amid reports firefighters hosted an alcohol-fueled party at the facility that included women not associated with the fire division.

City of Columbus

Columbus Fire Station 2 at Fourth and Fulton Streets was closed on Wednesday for renovations.

Columbus Division of Fire

Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman has appointed a man with over a quarter century of experience to lead the Columbus Division of Fire.

An investigation by Columbus police has found several bottles of medications went missing from two fire department ambulances during a 24-hour period in March.

Delaware County Sheriff

Bond is set at 60 thousand dollars for a veteran Columbus firefighter charged with sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl nearly 11 years ago. 

Columbus fire officials say a space heater was the cause of a house fire that killed an 85-year-old man last week.

Columbus Division of Fire

Funeral services are scheduled Saturday morning for former Columbus Fire Chief Donald Werner, who passed away last Sunday at the age of 85.

City of Columbus

A Columbus firefighter who was terminated for having sex with a teen girl at his firehouse will not get his job back. 

20 Injured In North Columbus Apartment Complex Fire

Sep 23, 2014

Columbus fire officials say four children and six adults were treated at local hospitals this morning for injuries sustained in a three-alarm fire at a North side apartment complex.

Columbus fire officials say a man died yesterday after falling into a storage bin full of sand at a Franklin Township business.

Columbus Division of Fire

Columbus Division of Fire officials are pulling a half-dozen brand new fire trucks off the streets.

Columbus fire division teams will resume their search today for a man who is believed to have drowned at a quarry on the South side yesterday.

City of Columbus

Columbus safety director Mitch Brown has demoted to lieutenant a Columbus fire battalion chief for his role in covering up a firehouse sex scandal.

Columbus fire investigators suspect arson is the cause of a vacant house fire early this morning in Franklinton.

Columbus fire officials have identified the man killed in a house fire on Sunday on the Southeast side.

Columbus fire officials say classes will resume today at Weinland Park Elementary School after a natural gas leak yesterday forced its evacuation.

Columbus fire officials say one firefighter sustained minor injuries early this morning when the ceiling of a North side home that was on on fire fell on top of him.

A Columbus Fire Battalion Chief is facing discipline for his role in a firehouse sex scandal.

A Columbus fire official is facing discipline for failing to report a firefighter's on-duty sexual misconduct.