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2017 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 58 103
Feb 66 109
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 124 212

2016 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 82 132
Feb 53 105
Mar 55 87
Apr 52 115
May 57 122
Jun 56 107
Jul 54 123
Aug 53 128
Sep 42 109
Oct 83 126
Nov 72 117
Dec 60 126
Total 719 1397

2015 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 98 148
Feb 80 100
Mar 71 125
Apr 58 106
May 58 120
Jun 68 111
Jul 66 121
Aug 61 114
Sep 61 120
Oct 72 125
Nov 62 110
Dec 57 110
Total 812 1410

2014 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 87 143
Feb 65 94
Mar 69 100
Apr 47 92
May 53 95
Jun 66 108
Jul 52 81
Aug 58 138
Sep 60 121
Oct 54 97
Nov 65 91
Dec 76 128
Total 752 1288

2013 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 68 131
Feb 57 96
Mar 49 112
Apr 52 96
May 45 99
Jun 42 102
Jul 42 93
Aug 54 117
Sep 38 95
Oct 59 116
Nov 45 99
Dec 57 95
Total 608 1251

Past Responses
Fire EMS
2012 619 1366
2011 627 1250
2010 617 1296
2009 636 1169
2008 695 1192
2007 775 1175
2006 581 1084

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Always Remember
Latest 10 Responses
  • 03/24/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]06:36 CT:INJ PERSON/ALS 4003 SULLIVANS DR BOX:0208 DUE:X49 FR2
  • 03/23/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]17:12 CT:VC RESCUE GORSUCH RD N / LEISTERS CHURCH RD BOX:0311 DUE:X37 E33 T2 RS4 X28 E23
  • 03/23/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]10:59 CT:HOUSE FIRE 1080 HUNTFIELD RD BOX:1419 DUE:T2
  • 03/22/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]10:33 CT:UNCONSCIOUS OVERDOSE 4170 UPPER BECKLEYSVILLE RD BOX:0208 DUE:X49 FR2 U2
  • 03/22/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]00:18 CT:HOUSE FIRE 221 ADELINE DR BOX:0335 DUE:T2 CS6
  • 03/21/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]19:57 CT:UNKNOWN NATURE BLS JIFFY MART @1155 S MAIN ST BOX:0208 DUE:X49 FR2
  • 03/21/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]17:27 CT:INJ PER/FALL/BLS 1025 HIGHFIELD DR BOX:0218 DUE:X49 FR2
  • 03/21/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]16:41 CT:UNCONSCIOUS PERSON MCDONALDS @4225 NORTH WOODS TRL BOX:0217 DUE:X28 U2
  • 03/20/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]19:19 CT:DECREASED LOC/ALS 3010 COON CLUB RD BOX:0203 DUE:U2
  • 03/20/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]14:26 CT:UNCONSCIOUS PERSON 1211 N MAIN ST @RESIDENCE-HAMP SCHOL BOX:0220 DUE:X28 U2

Mission Statement

The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Engine & Hose Company No. 1 is dedicated to protecting and preserving the lives, property, and environment of the citizens and visitors of the communities to which we serve.  We will achieve this by providing the highest levels of fire suppression, rescue services, and emergency medical care through continual training, public education, and emergency response.

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CLOSE CALL AT TOWN BUILDING

Firefighter/EMT Chris Zaykoski, March 06

A box alarm was dispatched for a building fire with hazmat at the Hampstead Town Maintenance building Monday afternoon. Crews arrived to find a furnace caused a fire and extended into the roof and walls. Luckily, the town personnel were able to extinguish the fire before it continued to spread. Crews overhauled the structure and ensured the fire was extinguished. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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ROUTE 482 VEHICLE COLLISION WITH RESCUE

Firefighter/EMT Richard Zaykoski, March 01

At approximately 1:45 PM, Station 2 and Rescue Squad 4 were alerted for a vehicle collision involving at least two vehicles and a report of one trapped in the 3100 block of Hampstead Mexico Road (Maryland Route 482). Medic 29 and Truck 2 arrived on the scene to find two vehicles were involved: a large box truck from which the driver had self-extricated was rolled onto its side, and a full-sized ... (Full Story & Photos)

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CHIMNEY FIRE WITH MINOR EXTENSION

Firefighter/EMT Chris Zaykoski, February 09

Another chimney fire occurred Thursday afternoon in Manchester. Units were dispatched to Hanover Pike and quickly arrived to investigate. It was determined that minor extension into the walls occurred. Units worked to ensure the fire was completely extinguished and overhauled.


... (Full Story & Photos)

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CHIMNEY FIRE EXTENDS TO HOUSE

Firefighter/EMT Chris Zaykoski, February 02

Box alarm 4-9 was dispatched for a house fire Thursday morning on Albert Rill Road. Units quickly responded and arrived to report a working fire originating from the chimney with extension into the house. Units from Manchester made a quick knock of the fire while Truck 2's crew carried out overhaul on the roof. The fire was stopped before any major spread into the home occurred. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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CHIMNEY FIRE WITH EXTENSION

December 15

On Thursday 12/15 at approximately 2015hrs Station 2 was alerted for mutual aid in Baltimore County for a building fire on Gunpowder Rd. Truck 2 and Engine Tanker 24 quickly responded. While enroute to the scene dispatch advised the caller stated they have a chimney fire with reports of smoke filling the attic. When Truck 2 was approaching the scene they observed and notified incoming units of fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

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MEMBERS ATTEND TRAINING IN OCEAN CITY, MD

Chief Nick Thompson, December 13

Four HVFC members attended FROG: Fire Rescue Organizational Guidance developed by the Volunteer & Combination Officers Section of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. This course emphasizes working together to develop solutions to common leadership challenges through discussions and scenarios presented by the course facilitators. Class discussion revolved around real world challenges found ... (Full Story & Photos)

L to R: Jason Tyler Chief Westminster VFD; JJ Lynott Asst. Chief, Hampstead VFC; Nick Thompson Chief Hampstead VFC; Bridget Weishaar Gamber CVFC; Doug Hinkle Hampstead VFC; Charles Simpson Past President CCVESA; Kenny Ruby President Hampstead VFC.  Photo credit Joe Chornock.
L to R: Jason Tyler Chief Westminster VFD; JJ Lynott Asst. Chief, Hampstead VFC; Nick Thompson Chief Hampstead VFC; Bridget Weishaar Gamber CVFC; Doug Hinkle Hampstead VFC; Charles Simpson Past President CCVESA; Kenny Ruby President Hampstead VFC. Photo credit Joe Chornock.

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EVERY SMOKE ALARM HAS AN EXPIRATION DATE: WHAT’S YOURS?

Assistant Chief J.J. Lynott, October 09

Does your home have a smoke alarm? According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the answer is likely yes: NFPA research shows that most American homes have at least one. But do you know how old your smoke alarms are? If you’re like most people, you’re probably not so sure.

A recent survey conducted by NFPA revealed that only a small percentage of people know how old their smoke alarms ... (Full Story & Photos)

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NEW JR. MISS FIRE PREVENTION

Honorary Member Sherry A Ruby, October 02

Elizabeth Hann, daughter of Assistant Financial Secretary Kevin Hann, has won the title of Carroll County Jr. Miss Fire Prevention at the county Fire Ambassador Contest today. The officers and members of HVFC congratulate Miss Hann for her accomplishment. We are very proud of you, Elizabeth.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hampstead Volunteer Fire Engine &
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Hampstead, Maryland 21074
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