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Agencies Respond to Drowning in the Estates of Red Lion

Jun 5, 2024

On Wednesday, June 5, 2024, at 5:39 pm, Delaware City Fire Company, New Castle County Paramedics, and New Castle County Police Department were dispatched to the intersection of Delilah Drive and N. Gabriel Drive, in the Estates of Red Lion, for a reported drowning.

Learn CPR at Delaware City Fire Company!

Jun 1, 2024

Join us on Saturday, June 1, 2024 between 10am and 2pm to learn CPR, Stop the Bleed, how to use Narcan, and more, all for free!

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Learn CPR at Delaware City Fire Company!

Jun 1, 2024

Join us on Saturday, June 1, 2024 between 10am and 2pm to learn CPR, Stop the Bleed, how to use Narcan, and more, all for free!

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.

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.

Alarm Stats

Fire Calls

Jan - 96 Jul - 0
Feb - 62 Aug - 0
Mar - 72 Sept - 0
Apr - 83 Oct - 0
May - 82 Nov - 63
Jun - 0 Dec - 75

Year Totals:

2024 - 533 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 - 149 Nov - 115
Jun - 0 Dec - 125

Year Totals:

2024 - 896 2023 - 1356
2022 - 1495 2021 - 1485

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Recent Calls

  • Fri Jun, 14 2024 @ 08:43

    Nature: Medical Emergency

  • Thu Jun, 13 2024 @ 22:58

    Nature: Extrication / Entrapped (Machinery, Vehicle)

    Location: Port Penn

    Address: 7 Merchant St

    City: ,

  • Thu Jun, 13 2024 @ 20:10

    Nature: Medical Emergency

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