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2015 Responses
Fire EMS
Jan 98 148
Feb 80 100
Mar 71 125
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 249 373

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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  • 04/27/2015: [Helwig,Malcolm]Texas Road House fundraiser today from 4 pm-10 pm. Benefits CCVESA Election Fund and Mark Bilger For MSFA President. [76]
  • 04/27/2015: 13:17 CT:DOA/ALS 4426 UPPER BECKLEYSVILLE RD BOX:0207 DUE:E23
  • 04/25/2015: 21:56 CT:HOUSE FIRE 1171 OWINGS RD BOX:0310 DUE:E91 T2
  • 04/25/2015: 14:01 CT:INJ PER/FALL/BLS 4267 SYCAMORE DR BOX:0217 DUE:BM435 FR2
  • 04/24/2015: 20:12 CT:HOUSE FIRE 1624 AVONDALE RD BOX:1015 DUE:E101 E31 E81 E61 TO3 T2 X109 CS8
  • 04/24/2015: 12:53 CT:PATIENT ASSIST 1211 N MAIN ST @RESIDENCE@HAMP SCHOL APT 316 BOX:0220 DUE:U2
  • 04/24/2015: 07:17 CT:MUTUAL AID ALARM 42-2 15301 HANOVER PKE / EMORY RD UNC OD WEST TG BOX:BC DUE:E23
  • 04/23/2015: 16:19 CT:APPLIANCE FIRE 3073 MAIN ST BOX:0404 DUE:E43 E23 RS4
  • 04/23/2015: 13:03 CT:HOUSE FIRE 820 LUCABAUGH MILL RD BOX:0312 DUE:E31 E91 E63 E43 TO3 T2 X37 CS6
  • 04/22/2015: 18:04 CT:SERVICE CALL 1210 N MAIN ST BOX:0208 DUE:B25

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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HVFC's 2015 CASH RAFFLE RESULTS

Assistant Chief J.J. Lynott, April 19

The Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company would like to thank everyone for their support for our first cash raffle. The event was held on Saturday, April 18th. Attached are the winning numbers;

Thank you for your support!

... (Full Story)


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JUNIORS PARTICIPATE AT ANNUAL JUNIOR DAY

Firefighter/EMT Richard Zaykoski, April 11

The Hampstead Junior Fire Company participated in the Junior Day activities at New Windsor Volunteer Fire Company. Junior Day is a yearly get-together organized by the Carroll County Volunteer emergency Services Association (CCVESA) for the juniors of the fourteen county fire companies to train together and then compete against each other. The first half of the day was reserved for the training ... (Full Story & Photos)

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TAKE STEPS TO AVOID CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING

Firefighter/EMT Richard Zaykoski, April 07

Maryland State Fire Marshal News Release

State Fire Marshal Brian S. Geraci encourages all Marylanders to be mindful of the dangers of carbon monoxide. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, tasteless, and potentially toxic gas that is produced by the incomplete combustion of liquid fuels, solid fuels, or natural gases. The recent incident involving the deaths of eight family members in Princess ... (Full Story & Photos)

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CHANGE YOUR CLOCK, CHANGE YOUR BATTERY

Assistant Chief J.J. Lynott, March 06

The officers and members of the Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company want to remind everyone that this weekend begins Daylight Saving Time. With the time change, it is also time to change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms.

Roughly 2 out of 3 fire deaths happen in homes with no smoke alarms or the alarms are not working… DON’T be a statistic!!!

SAFETY TIPS:
• Install smoke alarms ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Our appreciation to BGE has been displayed on our electronic sign in front of the firehouse. Thank you BGE!
Our appreciation to BGE has been displayed on our electronic sign in front of the firehouse. Thank you BGE!

HAMPSTEAD VFC AWARDED BGE GRANT

EMS Lieutenant Brandon Solomon, January 25

The Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE) has awarded the Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company the BGE Emergency Response and Safety Grant. The $10,000 grant has helped us purchase two LIFEPAK® 15 Monitor/Defibrillators, one LIFEPAK® for each of our two medic units, Paramedic 28 and Paramedic 29. Our previous monitors/defibrillators, the LIFEPAK® 12 series, were over 10 years old and it was difficult ... (Full Story & Photos)

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DUMPSTER FIRE

Firefighter/EMT Chris Zaykoski, January 20

Tuesday night, the station was alerted for a dumpster fire next to the dwelling in Arcadia's area. Engine 23 responded and arrived to find a large roll-off dumpster fully involved about 10-15 feet from a house. Crews quickly knocked the fire and began overhauling the dumpster to prevent rekindle. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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LARGE GARAGE FIRE

Firefighter/EMT Chris Zaykoski, January 19

Box alarm 4-09 was alerted for a building fire on cape horn road. Units quickly arrived to find a very large garage/barn fully involved. The tanker task force was requested and water operations were established. Crews contained the fire using defensive operations utilizing Truck 2's ladder pipe. Crews remained on scene for many hours before returning to service.


Photos by Bryan Emery.... (Full Story & Photos)

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FIRE AT THE LAUNDROMAT

Firefighter/EMT Chris Zaykoski, January 18

A fire broke out at the Manchester Laundromat Sunday afternoon. Units arrived to find a clothes dryer on fire with heavy smoke conditions inside the store. The fire was quickly extinguished, overhauled, and the store was ventilated before units returned to service.... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hampstead, Maryland 21074
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