Swissvale Fire Department

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Contractors Using Blow Torch May Have Sparked Swissvale Apartment Fire

Firefighters are battling flames at a house in Swissvale, 10 firefighters facing heat related issues.

05/11/2015

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Residents Demand Answers After Firing Of Swissvale Assistant Fire Chief

Firefighters from several departments want to know why the Borough of Swissvale terminated its assistant fire chief.

02/04/2015

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Firefighters, Red Cross Stress Importance Of Checking Smoke Detectors

As you turned back your clocks this weekend for daylight saving time, hopefully you remembered to replace the batteries in your smoke detectors.

11/03/2014

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Fire Sweeps Through Apartment Complex In Swissvale

A fire sent emergency crews to a Swissvale apartment complex this afternoon.

09/13/2014

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Swissvale Tenants Homeless After Landlord Neglects Fines

Residents of an 18-unit apartment building in Swissvale have only a few days to find a new home after their landlord repeatedly ignored thousands of dollars of fines for structural problems and negligence within the building.

01/30/2012

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18-Year-Old Dies In Swissvale Fire

At least one person has been killed in an early Saturday morning fire in Swissvale.

11/12/2011