Gig Harbor Fire Says ‘Post-Traumatic Stress Injury’ Led to Death of Firefighter

Gig Harbor Fire & Medic One says that “post-traumatic stress injury” led to the sudden death of one of its firefighters, 47-year-old Eliza Hoover. In a release Thursday, the district said it was important to “pause to reflect on the importance of mental health awareness within the industry of first responders” and that “acknowledging the […]

Phoenix Police Chief Suspended Over Dismissed Protest Cases

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix Police Chief Jeri Williams was given a one-day suspension after lawyers hired by the city issued a report that heavily criticized her agency’s role in a now-discredited gang case against demonstrators last fall at a protest against police brutality. The report released Thursday said the decision to charge 15 protesters with […]