Fire Department Increases Staffing 911 Responses Because of Dangers Firefighters Face from Illegal ‘Homeless’ Camps

Jennifer Sullivan, for KOMONews.com, is reporting that the Seattle Fire Department (SFD) has doubled the firefighters/EMTs and medics required to respond to the city’s downtown criminal playgrounds otherwise known as illegal encampments, scarring the city generally, but, in this case, specifically ruining the city’s historic Pioneer Square district. An SFD spokesman, Capt. Shata Stephenson issued … Continue reading Fire Department Increases Staffing 911 Responses Because of Dangers Firefighters Face from Illegal ‘Homeless’ Camps