Ten people have died by fire for the year so far, says the Acting Chief Fire Officer, as he warned about the dangers certain types of burglarproofing can pose in the event of a fire.

He spoke on the matter as he inducted One hundred and fifty-nine trainee firefighters into the ranks of the Fire Service during a passing out parade at the Hasely Crawford Stadium where their line Minister said he once wanted to be a firefighter.

Juhel Browne and camera operator Brandon Benoit were there.

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