Tagged: fire service

Police, fire service air departments to merge

The police and fire department’s air services are to merge into one body following an amendment tabled by Interior Minister Panos Skourletis and Alternate Minister for Citizens’ Protection Nikos Toskas. The amendment was part of legislation drafted by the Justice Ministry in order to provide economies of scale and lead to broader and more flexible […]

Greek fire service chief steps down

The head of Greece’s fire service Ioannis Karatzias submitted his resignation to the Alternate Citizens’ Protection Ministry on Wednesday. The reasons behind Karatzias’s resignation were not immediately known. A replacement was expected to be announced soon, the ministry said.