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Accidental Donation Requests From A Neighboring Department

May 21, 2024

It has come to our attention that you may have received a mailed donation request from one of our neighboring fire departments. These mailings were accidentally sent by a 3rd party vendor by Zip Code and not following the actual fire district lines.

Assist Wilmington Manor with a Residential Fire with Entrapment

May 13, 2024

On May 13, 2024 at 9:37 am, Delaware City Fire Company was dispatched to assist Wilmington Manor Fire Company on a residential structure fire with entrapment.

Assist Odessa with a House Fire

May 13, 2024

On Monday, May 13, 2024, DCFC assisted Odessa Fire Company with a house on fire in South St. Georges.

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Assist Odessa with a House Fire

May 13, 2024

On Monday, May 13, 2024, DCFC assisted Odessa Fire Company with a house on fire in South St. Georges.

DCFC Welcome Three New Career Firefighter/EMTs

May 10, 2024

Last week our three newest full time employees began their careers at DCFC with a one-week orientation.

DCFC Trains with New Holmatro Tools

May 7, 2024

Last night Delaware City Fire Company had the opportunity to train with our newly purchased Holmatro Pentheon rescue tools.

DCFC and DCPD Rescue Racoon Kits

Apr 30, 2024

Your Delaware City Fire Company and Delaware City Police teamed up to rescue some newborn racoon kits this afternoon that had fallen from their den to the ground.

Working Fire in Newark

Apr 23, 2024

On April 23, 2024 at 6:48 pm, Delaware City Fire Company was alerted to assist Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company with a residential fire in the 2300 block of Pleasant Valley Road in Newark.

Cognitive Abilities Training and New Kits

Apr 16, 2024

Last night we welcomed Elizabeth Brode to DCFC to give a presentation entitled, "The Victims We Encounter".

Alarm Stats

Fire Calls

Jan - 96 Jul - 0
Feb - 62 Aug - 0
Mar - 72 Sept - 0
Apr - 83 Oct - 0
May - 47 Nov - 63
Jun - 0 Dec - 75

Year Totals:

2024 - 498 2023 - 855
2022 - 817 2021 - 818

EMS Calls

Jan - 140 Jul - 0
Feb - 112 Aug - 0
Mar - 131 Sept - 0
Apr - 124 Oct - 0
May - 75 Nov - 115
Jun - 0 Dec - 125

Year Totals:

2024 - 822 2023 - 1356
2022 - 1495 2021 - 1485

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Recent Calls

  • Tue May, 21 2024 @ 12:13

    Nature: Medical Emergency

  • Tue May, 21 2024 @ 08:50

    Nature: Traffic Collision w/Injuries

    Location: York Farms

    Address: Red Lion Rd and Cornwell Dr

    City: ,

  • Mon May, 20 2024 @ 20:18

    Nature: Medical Emergency

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