Fire Sprinklers fight war on drugs PDF Print E-mail

Fire sprinklers offer new detection capabilities, marijuana sniffing.

Los Angeles firefighters discovered a marijuana-growing operation at a Hollywood residence Wednesday night after responding to a fire sprinkler system alarm, police said Thursday.Firefighters responding to the residence on Harold Way found several inches of water inside. They also saw the plants and notified police, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. One person was arrested on suspicion of growing marijuana, police said. No further details were immediately available.  LA Times Now we know why NAHB is against fire sprinklers in homes. Huh?





LAS VEGAS (AP) - Firefighters are crediting an automatic sprinkler with preventing the spread of flames in a two-alarm fire in a West Las Vegas business this morning.



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