18 April 2021
DC firefighters put the unique capabilities of our Tower Ladder to work in order to safely reach and extinguish a small fire on the CSX railroad trackbed at Burroughs and Minnesota Aves NE. The Special Operations Battalion Chief coordinated with CSX to halt rail traffic
FATAL SHOOTING Neal St at Orren St NE-DC in Trinidad. Unconscious man found in the roadway with gunshot wound(s). No suspect info yet.
Shooting investigation in the 1200 block of Orren St NE. No lookout.
DC firefighters responded to 440 calls on Saturday,March 20th. There were 100 critical and 254 non-critical EMS dispatches, and 86 fire related incidents and other types of emergencies, including 1 working structure fire
On March 21st, 1962, Private William E. Schaffner, Rescue Squad 2, died in the Line of Duty from a heart attack after responding to 768 Morton St NW, Box 8312. Never Forget
Fire on the roof 2232 Massachusetts Ave NW (embassy row) Mass Ave shut down in both directions
Box Alarm 2200 block Mass. Ave NW. Fire on roof of an embassy
Working Fire 2800 block Naylor Rd SE. DC firefighters have the fire under control. Fire was confined to basement storage area with heavy smoke conditions. No injuries. Investigators on scene to determine cause. No displacements
Working Fire 2800 block Naylor Rd SE. Fire was located in remote area of the basement & knocked down. Heavy smoke conditions. Checking for extension. No injuries. 2 more engines and 1 truck requested to rotate units
Working Fire 2800 block Naylor Rd SE. Basement fire
Box Alarm 2800 block Naylor Rd SE. Basement fire in an apartment building
"Sudden and unwarranted withdrawal" of Turkey from the IstanbulConvention "is deeply disappointing," says @POTUS in a statement
Iran has made threats against Fort McNair, an Army base in the nation's capital, with NSA intercepting IRGC communications discussing "USS-Cole style attacks" and against the Army's vice chief of staff, 2 senior U.S. intelligence officials said
Fire 4400 block Douglas St NE. DC firefighters have knocked down a room on fire 1st floor apartment. Checking for extension. No injuries reported
US State Department: The attacks on Saudi Arabia threaten peace efforts while the international community is making efforts to resolve the Yemen conflict
Shots Fired Reported in Columbia Heights around 12:45pm. Shots fired at corner of 13th and Fairmont
5 White House staffers fired over drug, marijuana use
Tevin Ream (mug shot below) shot the victim in a parking lot officers located the suspect nearby and arrested him. Ream is charged with 1st & 2nd degree murder and additional charges. A commissioner ordered him held on a no-bond status. Victim is 20yo Dorian Hurd II
Statement from @POTUS on COVID19 Hate Crimes Act
Boarding Air Force One at @Andrews_JBA, @POTUS "fell about half way up steps," according to print pool reporter @robcrilly. "He regained his feet and appeared to fall again." Radio pooler @FrancoOrdonez describes it as "a brief stumble
"I'm sure we'll talk at some point," says @POTUS of Russia President Putin
Announcement from the @WhiteHouse that @POTUS intends to nominate @SenBillNelson as @NASA administrator
2 shootings came out within the last hour. 1 adult male shot he is conscious and breathing 700 block of Kenilworth Terrace NE 1 adult male shot he is conscious and breathing 1200 block of I St SE
#This is now a homicide investigation. officers responded to the 4300 blk of St Barnabas Rd. at approximately 5:50 pm for a shooting. Once on scene, they located an adult male outside suffering from trauma to the upper body. He was pronounced dead on scene
D photos from the scene of the shooting at 4300 blk of St. Barnabas Rd. Police are on scene. 1 victim shot, still no condition given dispatched around 5:50p. photos from @Mariovizcar
The Biden administration is weighing additional sanctions to block construction of the nearly completed Nord Stream 2 pipeline from Russia to Germany
Senate has confirmed William Burns as CIA director by unanimous consent
1 month ago
Nothing to report on any future meeting between @POTUS and Putin, says @PressSec
1 month ago
A number of requests "from a range of countries around the world" for the US to provide CoronavirusVaccine doses, says @PressSec. "We are open to receiving those requests
1 month ago
US-China discussions in Alaska are "not a pre-set series of meetings," says @PressSec. It'll cover "a range of topics" and then @POTUS will determine next set of steps about the relationship
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