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PCC program benefits from $1.5 million grant

PCC program benefits from $1.5 million grant

Story & photos by STEPHEN MOORE Pima Community College’s Public Safety and Emergency Services Institute will benefit from a $1.5 million grant awarded to the Tucson Fire Department in September. The grant allows 24 Tucson firefighters to attend the paramedic program at PSESI, according to Deputy Chief Mike Garcia. The cost, which is about $62,500 per […]

Pedestrian deaths double since last year

Pedestrian deaths double since last year

By STEPHEN MOORE Year-to-date pedestrian fatalities have more than doubled, according to Tucson Police Department records. As of Oct. 2, there have been 22 pedestrian fatalities compared with 11 for the same period last year. Total vehicle-related fatalities have remained somewhat constant — 46 for 2017 and 41 for 2016. There is not an answer […]