For not helping impose reasonable reforms on the fire department.
On my way to lunch, there was one of those pseudo cops and a citizen attending to a woman in distress and they seemed to have the situation under control. On my way back 10 minutes later, there was a giant fire department ladder truck AND an ambulance on scene.
As a citizen and taxpayer, I was pretty impressed with the big truck. Good to see it out and about in action. Shiny. Oh wait, its a huge waste of resources to respond to minor medical emergencies with large fire fighting equipment? You don't say. I bet at least the boys and girls in uniform had fun on their field trip through downtown.