• Retired Fire Captain Daniel Kennedy Has Passed Away

    By Published On: March 31, 2023Categories: Member NewsViews: 867

    It is with deep regret that the Stamford Fire Department announces the passing of retired Fire Captain Daniel "Dan" Francis Kennedy.  Dan passed away suddenly on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 at the age of 77, surrounded by his loving family. He was a hard-working husband, brother, father and grandfather. His generosity and "gift of gab" [...]

  • Fuel tanker spill closes Stamford West Side intersection

    By Published On: March 29, 2023Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 819

    At approximately 9:21 PM on Tuesday, March 28th the City of Stamford Combined Dispatch Center (911 center) began receiving reports of a truck that struck a utility pole at the intersection of West Main St. and West Ave. Subsequently it was reported that the truck was leaking gas.  First arriving Stamford Fire Department units arrived to find [...]

  • Stamford Firefighters Assist in Rescue of Horse on June Road

    By Published On: January 27, 2023Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 1618

    Assistance from the Patterson, NY Fire Department Horse Rescue Unit STAMFORD FIREFIGHTERS ASSIST IN THE RESCUE OF A HORSE ON JUNE ROAD A Special Horse Rescue Team from Patterson, New York Responded to the Scene STAMFORD, CT (January 27, 2023) - At 6:11 PM, Stamford firefighters responded to a stable at the rear of a [...]

  • Long Ridge House Destroyed By Early Morning Fire

    By Published On: January 13, 2023Categories: Media ReleasesTags: , Views: 1530

    Nobody Was Home and Nobody Was Injuried At 05:49 this morning, the Stamford Combined 911 Dispatch Center began receiving reports of a house, possibly on fire on Butternut Lane.   Long Ridge Volunteer Fire Company, as well as three engines, a truck company, a rescue company, and an Incident Commander from the Stamford Fire Department, were [...]

  • Late Morning Apartment Fire Displaces One Family From their Custer Street Home

    By Published On: January 9, 2023Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 1407

    On January 9, 2023, at 11:14 AM, the Stamford Combined 911 Center received a 911 call, reporting a bedroom fire at 197 Custer Street.  A full box assignment of three engines, a truck, a rescue, an Incident Commander, and a Rapid Intervention Team (RIT) was dispatched to the address.   Additional phone calls to 911 were made [...]

  • Early Morning Residential Structure Fire on Brooklawn Avenue

    By Published On: December 14, 2022Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 1386

    A second alarm response was sent to the scene. EARLY MORNING RESIDENTIAL STRUCTURE FIRE ON BROOKLAWN AVENUE. STAMFORD, CT (December 14, 2022) - At 2:21 AM, Stamford firefighters were dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 49 Brooklawn Avenue in Stamford. First-arriving fire units from the Glenbrook fire station arrived at the scene in less than three minutes [...]

  • Early Morning Fire Guts Single Family Home on Hamilton Avenue

    By Published On: December 3, 2022Categories: Media ReleasesTags: Views: 1961

    Residents Escaped The Flames Prior to Fire Department Arrival At 00:37 Saturday morning, the Stamford 911 Center began receiving multiple reports of a structure fire at 310 Hamilton Avenue.  Three engines, a truck company, a rescue company, an Incident Commander and units from Glenbrook Fire Department were dispatched to the given address.  On arrival, the first [...]

  • Two Children Rescued From Stamford Apartment Fire

    By Published On: November 30, 2022Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 2517

    Stamford, CT – At 4:07 PM, the Stamford 9-1-1 center received a call from a neighbor reporting a fire alarm going off in an adjacent unit and the caller could smell smoke. Stamford firefighters were dispatched to 42 Custer St. for the reported structure fire. Engine 6 from the Glenbrook Fire House was first to [...]

  • Water Main Break Damages Several Homes, Some Families Displaced.

    By Published On: November 21, 2022Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 828

    AT 1543 the Stamford 911 Dispatch center received reports of a water main break in the vicinity of Hollow Oak Lane and Bel Aire Dr. First arriving fire units reported a large volume of water coming from the area of a front yard on Hollow Oak Ln., where construction was taking place. Water was observed and cascading downhill [...]

  • Residential Structure Fire on Lindale Street

    By Published On: November 15, 2022Categories: Media ReleasesViews: 1180

    Firefighters Quickly Contain Fire In Downtown Townhouse LINDALE STREET TOWNHOUSE FIRE QUICKLY CONTAINED: ADJACENT UNITS PROTECTED FROM DAMAGE STAMFORD, CT (November 15, 2022) - At 8:36 AM, Stamford firefighters were dispatched to a report of a structure fire at 19 Lindale Street in downtown Stamford. First-arriving fire units from Fire Headquarters arrived at the scene in less than three minutes and found [...]