Recent News Stories

Church Fire

On August 31st Box 2330 was transmitted for a Church on fire in the Duross Heights development. Engine 12 was the 2nd due Engine and Ladder 12 was the first due Ladder. Engine 23 arrived and established a water supply. The company officer reported fire showing. Engine 12 secured Engine 23's hydrant and stretched the backup line. Ladder 12 arrived behind Rescue 23 and assumed second special service. Units found a mini van on fire under a car port. Crews controlled the fire and searched the church. All searches were negative. The fire that extended into the church was extinguished. Companies operated for two hours. There were no injuries.

Sep 2, 2017 Read More

House fire

On August 29th Engine and Ladder 12 were dispatched to a residential fire in the Prestwick Farms section of Newark. Engine 9 arrived with fire showing and quickly went to work. Engine and Ladder 12 arrived and supported the operation with a backup hose line and searches and ventilation. Units from Millcreek Fire Company and Craston Heights Fire Company assisted with operations as interior conditions were challenging. All searches were negative and the fire was controlled. Companies operated for 1 hour.

Sep 1, 2017 Read More

Leak at Christiana Mall

On August 26th Box 1213 was sounded for a unknown leak in the target store at Christiana mall. The 911 center reported several people coughing. Companies arrived and investigated the cause. Crews operated for two hours and determined the cause to be a Freon leak. All customers declined transport to the ER.

Aug 31, 2017 Read More

MVC - Trapped

On August 24th Engine and Ladder 12 responded to a vehicle crash at Old Baltimore Pike and Salem Church Road. Engine 12 arrived to find one person trapped. The patient was extricated and transported to Christiana Trauma Center.

Aug 25, 2017 Read More

House fire

On August 18th Box 0975 was alerted for Quint 7, Engine 9, Engine 12, Engine 6, Ladder 12, Ladder 21 and Rescue 21 for a "House on fire" in the development of Beaulieu. Deputy Chief 7 arrived with fire showing from the B side of the home. Quint 7 and Engine 9 quickly placed water lines in service while Ladder 12 searched and ventilated. Engine 12 arrived as the third Engine and assumed the RIT duties. The fire was quickly controlled and all searches were negative. Units operated for about one hour and thirty minutes. There were no injuries.

Aug 23, 2017 Read More

Calls For Service

Thu Sep, 21 2017 @ 14:57

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Newark

Thu Sep, 21 2017 @ 14:48

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Newark

Thu Sep, 21 2017 @ 14:23

Nature: Medical Emergency

City: Bear

Thu Sep, 21 2017 @ 14:13

Nature: Small Outside Fire

Location: Buy Buy Baby - Christiana Town Center

Address: 301 West Main St

City: Newark, DE 19702

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July 315
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Year Totals:
2017 - 2299
2016 - 3363
2015 - 3419
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2016 - 10248
2015 - 10232
2014 - 9744


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