Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department

2019 Incidents
January 211
February 166
March 211
Total 588

2018 Incidents
January 189
February 156
March 207
April 175
May 215
June 192
July 214
August 203
September 164
October 189
November 215
December 273
Total 2392

2017 Incidents
January 143
February 119
March 192
April 174
May 191
June 192
July 187
August 179
September 160
October 181
November 186
December 179
Total 2083

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Dunkirk Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary Fundraiser

Member Gregory Pross, April 17

Support your local Volunteer Fire Department!

Purchase your ticket for a fundraiser paint party! Have a fun evening with friends or family while supporting DVFD. Paint this beautiful fish on a 12x16 canvas that can be joined to another canvas for two kissy fish or painted alone. A artist will guide you step-by step for approximately 2 hours to help you create your masterpiece.

Food and drinks are ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, April 14

At 0731 hours, Dunkirk VFD Squad 5, Ambulance 59 & North Beach VFD Ambulance 19 were alerted for the motor vehicle accident at Route 260 & Jewell Road. Due to the Active 911 notes (car on fire with one person trapped), the request was made to upgrade the incident to serious.

Dunkirk VFD Squad 5, Engine 52, Tanker 5, Ambulance 59, the Fire Chief & Deputy Chief arrived on location with a two-vehicle ... (Full Story & Photos)

Room & Contents Fire in Dunkirk

Deputy Chief Chief Jonathan Riffe, April 09

This afternoon at 1305 hours, Dunkirk VFD Squad 5 was dispatched for the house fire at 6353 Meadowland Drive in Dunkirk (Anne Arundel 42-15 box).

Squad 5 (with 6 personnel), the Fire Chief and both Deputy Chiefs were first to arrive with smoke showing from a two-story single family house. While the driver laddered the house, the crew from Squad 5 located a room & contents fire on the second floor. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, April 06

This evening at 1951 hours, the Dunkirk VFD and surrounding companies were dispatched for the deck on fire at 1108 Ontario Court. Engine 51, Squad 5, Tanker 5, Ambulance 59, the Fire Chief, Assistant Chief and both Deputy Chiefs responded on the call.

Units from the Dunkirk VFD arrived on location with fire showing from the deck and side of the house. Engine 51 stretched a line making quick work ... (Full Story & Photos)

Squad Extricates in Lothian

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe, April 06

At 1644 hours, Squad 5, Engine 51, Ambulance 59, the Assistant Chief & Deputy Chief responded to the area of 6153 Southern Maryland Boulevard (Anne Arundel 9-05 box) for the motor vehicle accident.

Units from the Dunkirk VFD arrived to find a single-vehicle into a telephone pole with two people trapped. The 6-man Squad crew went to work extricating both by removing the roof and one door. Both patients ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe , April 03

Shortly after clearing the Gordon Stinnett Avenue fire, at 2221 hours, Engine 51 & Tanker 5 were dispatched to 2420 South Solomons Island Road in Prince Frederick for the house fire.

Units arrived to find fire throughout a two-story single family dwelling. Engine 51 assisted with extinguishing the fire. Tanker 5 supplied the fireground with 5 loads of water. The Dunkirk Volunteers operated on the ... (Full Story & Photos)

Multi-Alarm Fire With 2 Fatalities

Deputy Chief Jonathan Riffe , April 03

On Wednesday April 3, the area was under a Red Flag Warning (dry weather and gusty winds could result in critical weather conditions). At 1614 hours, Dunkirk VFD Engine 52, Ambulance 59, Chief 5A & Chief 5B were dispatched to 3885 Gordon Stinnett Avenue for the townhouse fire. Prior to the arrival of any units, Communications advised they were receiving multiple calls and they were on the phone with ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Jonathan Riffe, March 28

At 2023 hours, Engine 51, Tanker 5 & the Deputy Chief were alerted for the barn fire at 540 Carla Drive.

First arriving units reported a fully-involved 50’ X 30’ barn with several animals trapped inside. Engine 51 assumed 2nd arriving Engine company operations. The driver supplied the fireground throughout the incident while the crew assisted with extinguishing the fire. Tanker 5 supplied the incident ... (Full Story & Photos)


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