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

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
  • 02/23/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]10:44 CT:VEHICLE COLLISION GORSUCH RD N / RT 482 BOX:0212 DUE:X29 E23
  • 02/23/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]07:36 CT:TROUBLE BREATHING 178 OPAL AV BOX:0209 DUE:U2
  • 02/22/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]10:20 CT:ABDOMINAL PAIN/BLS 4250 FLAIL DR BOX:0206 DUE:X49 FR2
  • 02/21/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]21:36 CT:CHEST PAIN/ALS 2705 OVERVIEW RD BOX:0209 DUE:U2
  • 02/21/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]14:44 CT:BRUSH FIRE TANK RD / WESLEY RD ; NEAR RR TRACKS BOX:0903 DUE:E92 E23
  • 02/21/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]14:40 CT:BRUSH FIRE TANK RD / WESLEY RD ; NEAR RR TRACKS BOX:0903 DUE:B25
  • 02/20/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]14:28 CT:MUTUAL AID ALARM 43-11 GUNPOWDER RD / FALLS RD VC W/ INJURIES TG WEST BOX:BC DUE:E23
  • 02/20/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]12:23 CT:BRUSH FIRE 4142 BLACK ROCK RD ; IN THE REAR BOX:0208 DUE:E23
  • 02/19/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]17:53 CT:INJ PER/FALL/BLS 1197 N CARROLL ST BOX:0218 DUE:U2
  • 02/19/2017: [Sta 2 Fire]15:02 CT:SERVICE CALL 1827 BRODBECK RD BOX:0205 DUE:E23

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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April 29, 2017

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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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UNIQUE TRAINING OPPERTUNITY

EMS Captain Zach Zaykoski, August 12

A member of the Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company recently had the opportunity to attend an advanced training course on crude oil shipments by railway at the Security and Emergency Response Training Center in Pueblo, CO. The course was a 3 day training session dealing with all aspects of rail shipments containing crude oil. During the course, instructors provided a history of crude oil, the hazards ... (Full Story & Photos)

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NEW CHALLENGE COIN - On Sale At The Carnival

Assistant Chief J.J. Lynott, August 11

Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company is proud to announce a special edition, sequential numbered, challenge coin for sale to its members and the public. The coins will be on sale nightly at our annual carnival August 15th through August 20th. Please see the guidelines below:


HVFC Challenge Coin Purchase Guidelines:

The Hampstead VFC is offering a special edition, sequential numbered, challenge coin ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Hampstead, Maryland 21074
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