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Resource ID: #18009
Subject: Fire Departments
Source: Denver Post
Date: 8-Apr-01


A Denver Post investigation reveals that select firefighters and top fire department officials maniuplate a city law to make tens of thousands of dollars in two private companies. Fire officials require most venues holding large events, such as concerts, to hire off-duty firefighters from one of the companies, each of which are owned by a city firefighter handpicked by his bosses.

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