For the past three years, Motor City Muckraker photographed fires in Detroit as part of a project to reveal the widespread damage caused by the city’s arson epidemic.
An interactive map shows where each of the 10,000 fires occurred between 2013 and 2015.
A Detroit medic was bleeding from the head after an angry resident threw a firefighter’s radio through an ambulance window.
The 75-foot Curtis Randolph is an impressive steel hull fireboat that is capable of pumping 11,000 gallons of water per minute and is a key resource for protecting high-rise and industrial buildings along the Detroit River.
The shooting underscores the dangers that Detroit firefighters face every day.
Police may be closer to solving the murder of Detroit firefighter David Madrigal.
Seven people, including three children, were injured when a fire broke out inside their east-side Detroit home early this morning.
Motor City Muckraker tracked every fire as part of a one-year project that led to reforms and the ousting of top fire officials.
A one-year Motor City Muckraker investigation found that the city’s antiquated water system and hydrants are in far worse condition than Detroit was willing to admit.
It was another bad day for Detroit’s aging fleet of rigs.