Columnists Earl Ofari Hutchinson Opinion

THE HUTCHINSON REPORT: Compton Fire Dept. flap is embarrassing

Compton Fire Chief Jon Thompson undoubtedly means to keep his pledge “that it’ll never happen again.” The “it” is the recent bombshell revelation that nearly one out of four Compton firefighters do not have a valid emergency medical technician (EMT) certificate. The revelation was beyond an embarrassment for the department. It posed the potential danger […]