Profile

Dennis Godek


Hired in 2012, Dennis is assigned as our Assistant Chief of Career Services and C/O of all paid Fire/EMS personnel. Dennis is also the 2016 President of the New Castle County Fire Chief's Association. He is a Life Member of the Elsmere Fire Company, having served since 1970. He has served Elsmere as Secretary, Ambulance Captain, Engine Captain, Assistant Chief, Deputy Chief and Fire Chief. Dennis retired from the New Castle County Police in 1998 as a Captain after 24 years of service with assignment to multiple commands including Commander of Criminal Investigations and Commander of Patrol. He started his career with NCC as a Fire Dispatcher in 1974. Since retirement from NCCPD Dennis has served as Town Manager of Elsmere for 2-1/2 years, worked for the Federal Emergency Management Agency, served as Vice President of a Public Safety Consulting firm in New Jersey, conducted Federal Security Clearance Investigations for the DOD, U.S. Customs, and NSA, and served as the Supervisory F/F-EMT at the Cranston Heights Fire Company. Dennis has three children and 2 grandchildren.



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Sta. 12 Building Progress

Alarm Stats

Jan 331
July 412
Feb 302
Aug 366
Mar 334
Sep 350
Apr 342
Oct 360
May 350
Nov 0
Jun 327
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2019 - 3474
2018 - 3797
2017 - 3574
2016 - 3363

EMS Stats

Jan 886
July 956
Feb 831
Aug 906
Mar 936
Sep 939
Apr 865
Oct 926
May 924
Nov 0
Jun 863
Dec 0
Year Totals:
2019 - 9032
2018 - 11099
2017 - 10722
2016 - 10248

Employment

Christiana Fire Company is looking for responsible and reliable people.