Tag Archives: Gary Fire Department

Gary Indiana mayor hoping to combine some police and fire duties

Article: nwitimes.com GARY | The city is expected to follow the lead of other cities like Benton Harbor, Mich., in cross-training police and firefighters. Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson, who spoke about the proposal at Tuesday’s Finance Committee meeting, said the idea could help hold down costs while providing more of a police presence on the streets. Freeman-Wilson said training could be ...

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Gary Indiana Apartment Fire Images From John Buckman III

Excellent images from a fire this past week (7-25-2015) in Gary Indiana. First due companies found fire on the second fire and prevented from extending further. Thanks John M. Buckman III for the great photos! John M. Buckman III “Aggressive interior operations of the first due company prevented this apartment fire on the second and third floor from extending”.       ...

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Gary Indiana-Working Fire Vacant City Owned Building

Mike Goodman and his brothers at a working fire early this morning. Fire was located at 25th & Monroe. Companies due to the scene were Eng 12, Eng 13, Trk 2, Medic 404,405 Thanks Mike for the great photos! Please don’t forget to help support these guys buy much needed equipment. Click here to support them. Subscribe for updates and ...

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Gary Fire Department Engine Co. 5 Working Out of a Homeless Shelter

A recent youtube video posted by nwitimestv tells the story of Gary Fire Department Engine Co. 5.  Gary Engine Co. 5 is currently being housed at a Calumet homeless shelter.  This appears to not be a temporary home as GFD Engine Co. 5 has been operating out of this homeless shelter for the past three years.  Chicagofirewire.com is sad to see our ...

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Help Support Gary police, firefighters rally for higher wages

Article published on Sept. 16 by NWtimes.com “GARY | More than 60 city police officers and firefighters picketed Tuesday outside Gary City Hall to seek pay raises and better equipment. Many stood in plain clothes holding signs saying “lowest paid in the county” and “where’s the county tax money?” before Tuesday night’s City Council meeting. Gary police officers are among ...

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Gary firefighters battle abandoned building blaze

Post Tribune – GARY – “Gary firefighters are investigating a suspicious fire that gutted an abandoned building Wednesday afternoon in the Glen Park neighborhood. The fire broke out shortly before 4:20 p.m. at the two-story, red building at 4395 Broadway. Smoke from the fire was visible from Merrillville and the building was fully engulfed, with flames were pouring out of ...

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Gary, IN Still Alarm Fire at 43rd and Broadway

Gary, IN Facebook Page (With Permission) – Companies in Gary, IN responded this afternoon to a Still Alarm Fire at 43rd and Broadway.  No other details on this fire at this time.  Thank you to Gary Fire Department Facebook Page for allowing us to share these pictures. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave ...

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Gary, Indiana 2-11 Fully Envolved Commercial Building Fire Video 6/16/2014

Gary, IN (Lake) 2-11 alarm, 1900 Delaware, 30X100 2 Story fully involved w/ exposures. // Post by Gary FireDept. // // Post by Scott Nielsen. Subscribe for updates and new job announcements. Email:* First Name Email address: Leave this field empty if you're human:

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