Charlotte crews engaged in confined space rescue face hostility from protesters

In this episode, host Marc Bashoor speaks with Division Chief Kent Davis about an alarming incident during recent protests as well as the department’s use of Police Assist Companies


In this episode of FireRescue1's Side Alpha podcast, host Marc Bashoor speaks with Division Chief Kent Davis about the Charlotte (N.C.) Fire Department’s Police Assist Companies (PAC), how it was used during the recent police violence protests in Charlotte, specifically during an alarming incident where crews were trying to conduct a confined space rescue while being harassed by protesters.

 

You can't make this stuff up..a confined space rescue in the middle of a riot accompanied by pepper ball rounds and rocks being hurled at you and your rig...all while wearing your ballistic gear...

Posted by Trey Smith on Saturday, May 30, 2020


 

 

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