There have been a lot of home fires in the news lately. It's kind of frightening.

According to, the City of Moline doesn't want your home to be another statistic.

The Moline Fire Department have started their "Be Safe" program. You would be surprised that a large number of homes in Moline don't have working smoke detectors because they either cant afford them, or they don't check them and they aren't working.

The Moline Fire Department will come to your home and install new smoke detectors in your home for free, all you have to do is call them at 309-524-2250.

The requirements are you must live in Moline and be a homeowner.