Assaults on Metro Firefighters Skyrocket

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Crime has continued to rise in many of America’s major cities, and first responders are becoming the victims at an alarming rate.

According to KVI radio host Ari Hoffman, Seattle Fire Fighters Union Local 27 President Kenny Stuart wrote a letter to the Seattle City Council detailing the violence firefighters have faced in recent months.

He said Seattle firefighters have been the victims of “more than 40 attacks and assaults” since April 2022, and he detailed some of the most disturbing ones.


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