Miami-Dade Fire

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Silent Killer? Study Raises Questions On Firefighter Gear

As smoke, feared to be toxic, stains South Florida skies, Miami-Dade firefighters don traditional personal protective equipment to save their lives.


Miami-Dade Fire crews battled a blaze Saturday morning at a barber shop on March 7, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Lakes Barber Shop Fire Considered Possibly “Suspicious”

The owner of a barber shop that was burned after a fire broke out overnight said he feels the fire is “suspicious” and fire officials believe it may be a possibility.


Miami-Dade Fire crews battled the blaze at a home located at 415 NE 146 Street on February 6, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

One Injured In NE Miami-Dade Blaze

Rescue crews rushed one person to the hospital on Friday after a fire broke out in a northeast Miami-Dade home.


Miami-Dade Fire crews put out a fire at a home on January 29, 2015. (Source: CBS4)

One Injured In SW Miami-Dade House Fire

One person was injured in a southwest Miami-Dade house fire on Thursday.


Miami-Dade Fire crews worked to put out a blaze on January 15, 2015 at  Kendall Tamiami Executive Airport. (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue)

Small Plane Catches Fire At Kendall Tamiami Airport

A small plane caught fire on Thursday at Kendall Tamiami Executive Airport.


Miami-Dade Fire crews  handling a HAZMAT situation on  January 15, 2015 at the Jessie Trice Community Health Center.  (Source: CBS4)

7 Hospitalized After Chemical Spill In Dade

Miami-Dade Fire crews were handling a hazmat situation at a community health center on Thursday


(Source: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue)

Miami-Dade Crews Rescue Stranded Boaters

Miami-Dade Fire crews have located a group who were stranded while on an air boat ride on Tuesday.


(Source: CBS4)

Crews Work To Control Brush Fire In SW Miami-Dade

Crews are working to put out a 150 acre brush fire in Southwest Miami-Dade.


Braulio Valenzuela-Villanueva (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

Police Say Sex Offender, 73, Burned Home Because Occupants Were Lesbians

A 73-year-old Miami man, who is also a registered sex offender, faces charges of attempted second-degree murder, arson, and committing a hate crime after he allegedly tried to burn down a home with two women and eight children inside because the women are lesbians.

CBS Miami–04/02/2014

Small plane crashes into a lake in Northeast Miami-Dade. (Source: CBS4)

Banner Plane Crashes In Northeast Miami-Dade Lake

A small bright yellow banner plane crashed into a northeast Miami-Dade County lake Friday afternoon.