Police in China’s northern Inner Mongolia have launched an official investigation into the beating of five newly-recruited firefighters in Wuhai city after a video that showed them being abused by senior soldiers went viralRead More »
Tag Archives: hazing
Firefighters say bad haircut investigation a ‘witch hunt’. Whistle blown by citizen on Orange County, CA probie hazing.
Complaint came when probies showed up at In-N-Out Burger with some really bad haircuts.Read More »
Union blows whistle on rookie hazing in Garland, Texas. Chief praised for suspensions of three firefighters & a captain.
Rookie strapped to a backboard and held under discharge.Read More »
Two former NC fire chiefs found not guilty in case of junior firefighter shocked with stun gun. Incident happened at an East Spencer FD Christmas party.
Former police officer accused of providing stun gun also found not guilty.Read More »
Four firefighters accused of gang rape in what has been called a 'common' initiation ritual. Eight other Paris Fire Brigade members also face charges.
A truly amazing and astonishing story from France.Read More »
'Practical joke' leads to arrest of three Vermont firefighters. Allegations of hazing of 16-year-old cadet in Lamoille County.
Three firefighters arrested are in their 20s.Read More »
East Spencer, NC chief called 'ringleader' is fired in teen firefighter taser incident. Assistant chief cited as a 'abusive' & 'negative influence' told not to return.
Scathing letters from town administrator orders both men not to return to department.Read More »
Lawsuit claims Piermont, New York Fire Department involved in forcible sodomy for new members. Father sues on behalf of 17-year-old son.
Lawsuit cites physical and sexual abuse of new member.Read More »
Fire and EMS news for Wednesday.Read More »