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Delaware City Assists Aetna with Working Fire

Feb 27, 2024

On February 27, 2024, at 4:21am, Delaware City Fire Company was dispatched to assist Aetna Hose, Hook & Ladder Company with a residential structure fire in the 200 block of Emma Way in Glasgow.

Delaware City Responds to Residential Fire

Feb 20, 2024

On February 20, 2024, at 8:04 pm, Delaware City Fire Company and surrounding departments were dispatched to the unit block of North Dragon Drive in the Kingsmill Trailer Park for a residential structure fire.

DCFC Adds Ballistic Armor To Apparatus

Feb 20, 2024

In November, Delaware City Fire Company announced the purchase of specialized trauma kits for each piece of apparatus in order to be better prepared for violence-based responses. Now, thanks to a generous donation from the Delaware City Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, ballistic armor and ballistic helmets have been purchased and placed on each piece of EMS and fire apparatus.

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DCFC Adds Ballistic Armor To Apparatus

Feb 20, 2024

In November, Delaware City Fire Company announced the purchase of specialized trauma kits for each piece of apparatus in order to be better prepared for violence-based responses. Now, thanks to a generous donation from the Delaware City Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, ballistic armor and ballistic helmets have been purchased and placed on each piece of EMS and fire apparatus.

Delaware City Responds to Vehicle in the Canal

Feb 11, 2024

On Sunday, February 11, 2024 at 11:45 pm, Delaware City and Port Penn Fire Companies along with Rescue Boats from Delaware City, Port Penn, and Goodwill, the New Castle County Surface Water Rescue Team, New Castle County Dive Team, Delaware State Police Aviation, and New Castle Paramedics were dispatched to the Chesapeake & Delaware Canal in the area of the Reedy Point Bridge for a sinking vehicle with entrapment.

Awards Recognitioin

Feb 7, 2024

Members acknowledged at our February Company Meeting from our Awards Banquet

Rollover with Entrapment on the Roth Bridge

Feb 6, 2024

On Tuesday, February 6, 2024, at 4:46 pm, Delaware City Fire Company and surrounding departments were dispatched to Route 1 Northbound on the Roth Bridge for a motor vehicle collision with entrapment and multiple patients.

Small Fire at Gunning Bedford Middle School

Jan 25, 2024

On January 25, 2024 at 2:30pm, Delaware City Fire Company was dispatched to Gunning Bedford Middle School - Colonial School District for a fire alarm. As Delaware City units responded, additional calls reported a fire in the kitchen upgrading the response.

We're Hiring!

Jan 18, 2024

We're Hiring: -Multiple Career Firefighter/EMTs -Part Time Firefighter/EMTs -Part Time EMTs

Alarm Stats

Fire Calls

Jan - 97 Jul - 0
Feb - 62 Aug - 0
Mar - 0 Sept - 0
Apr - 0 Oct - 0
May - 0 Nov - 63
Jun - 0 Dec - 75

Year Totals:

2024 - 297 2023 - 855
2022 - 817 2021 - 818

EMS Calls

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

Year Totals:

2024 - 492 2023 - 1356
2022 - 1495 2021 - 1485

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    Nature: Medical Emergency

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    Nature: Medical Emergency

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