Funeral Service For Firefighter Steven H. Pollard
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    On January 11, 2019, FDNY Firefighter Steven H. Pollard was laid to rest following a funeral service in Brooklyn, New York.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro Announce the Death of
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    Mayor and Fire Commissioner announced the death of Firefighter Steven H. Pollard of Ladder Company 170 in Brooklyn, a 1 ½ year veteran of the FDNY who died from critical injuries sustained while operating at a motor vehicle accident on the Mill Basin Bridge in Brooklyn on Sunday, January 6, 2019.
FDNY Promotion Ceremony for 80 Fire Officers
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    Fire Commissioner Daniel A. Nigro presided over the promotion of 80 Fire Officers on Thursday, January 3, 2019 at York College in Queens.
FDNY and ACS partner to better protect children in NYC
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    FDNY and the NYC Administration for Children’s Services announced a new partnership aimed at preventing future fires in New York City by distributing smoke and carbon monoxide detectors to families.
FDNY Members Receive Scholarships
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    On Monday, January 14, 15 FDNY members received New York State Honorary Fire Chiefs Association scholarships.

Commissioner's Message

As the 33rd Fire Commissioner of the great New York City Fire Department, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our website.

Every day the members of our Department bravely protect life and property in the world’s greatest city.

Our Department not only responds to emergencies, we help prevent them by getting out into the community and promoting our many educational programs.


Daniel A. Nigro
Fire Commissioner


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