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This page was created on January 3, 2017 &
was last updated on May 18, 2018 16:49:30


This page lists the 2018 alarm breakdown by category for each month, year and municipality.
Below that are the alarms that have expired from the "Last 10 Alarms" page.


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2018 Alarm Breakdown By Month & Category

Category

Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Dec Totals Clayton
Township
Swartz
Creek
1. Structure Fires (in our fire district); + those dispatched as structures, but determined to be something else. 4 2 2 1 9 1 8
2. AMA's given to the Flushing Fire Dept (started 5/10/99) 1 1 6 N/A N/A
3. AMA's given to Gaines Township Fire Dept (started 11/13/99) 2 4 N/A N/A
4. AMA's given to Venice Township Fire Dept (started 03/11/02) N/A N/A
5. Mutual Aid responses not involving AMA 1 2 7 16 N/A N/A
6. Vehicle fires & those out on arrival 1 2 1 1
7. Vehicle fires (false; steam/unfounded) 1 1 2 1 1
8. Misc. minor fires 1 1 1
9. Grass and/or brush fires 3 1 1 5 4 1
10. Open burns (permit/authorized & unauthorized/unattended) 1 10 3 1 2
11. Smoke investigations/smoke scares 1 1 2 2
12. Fire alarms (false, unfounded or burnt food) 2 2 1 5 1 4
13. Vehicle extrications & entrapments 2 2 2
14. Electrical problems, no fire
15. Spillage of vehicle fluids 1 1 2 2
16. Lines down and/or arcing (power and/or phone) 1 2 3 1 2
17. Assist ambulance with lifting, public assist & etc. 1 1 2 1 1
18. Misc. non fires (CO, gas odor, unfounded, etc. or situations that don't catalog above) 3 3 3 0
19. Weather watches N/A N/A
Totals 14 11 12 15 14 67 16 25

Alarms that have expired from the Last 10 Alarms Page.
 
January
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1 3 1/1 2032 12,000 block of Baldwin Rd, Gaines Twp. Responded AMA with Gaines Twp for a residential structure fire. E12 & T23 responded. Gaines Twp units on scene advised no fire and all AMA units were canceled. Lieut. Rob Fitzpatrick (R) 8 6 B
2 5 1/2 0643 2,000 block of Bernice, Flint Twp

Dispatched MA to Flint Township on a MABAS box alarm. E12 and E16 responded. SCAFD personnel assisted with extinguishment and overhaul. 

FF. Dan Merriam (R) 6 0 B
3 12 1/4 0725 4,0000 block of Windser, Swartz Creek Responded to a report of a smoke alarm going off inside a commecial building. C4 and E12 responded. Upon arrival no visible smoke and no answer at the door of the unit with the alarm sounding. A keyholder was requested and after arrival investigation found no fire. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 5 3 1
4 2 1/5 1127 400 block of Somerset, Flushing Dispatched to residential structure fire. E12 & E21 responded. SCAFD crew assisted with extinguishment and overhaul Capt. Tim McKnight (R) 8 0 B
6 18 1/6 0723 3,000 block of Pine Run, Clayton Twp Dispatched to a report of gas inside the home. E21 and E12 responded. On scene investigation found no hazard and called was advised to contact consumers due to the CO detector going off. Capt. Tim McKnight (R) 7 3 1
5 2 1/6 0413 300 block of Ceaderwood, Flushing Responded AMA to Flushing on a residential structure fire. E21 & E12 responded. SCAFD personnel assisted with overhaul. Capt. Tim McKnight (R) 9 2 B
7 12 1/7 0124 4,000 block of Kroger Dr, Swartz Creek Responded to a report of a Commercial Fire Alarm. E12 & E21 responded. Investigation found a leak in the fire suppression system causing a water flow alarm. Issue was turned over to the maintenance department. Capt. Tim McKnight (C,R) 10 2 B
8 18 1/7 1500 8,000 block of Corunna Rd, Clayton Twp Dispatched to a report of the smell of burning plastic burning inside a home. C4 along with E11, E12, E21 & T23 responded. Investigation found a burnt blower motor from the heater and the home owner was advised to contact repair company. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 7 2 B
9 18 1/14 0746 1,000 block of Westernwoods, Clayton Twp. Responded to a report of a CO detector activation. C4 and E21 responded. On scene investigation found no issue, home owner was advised to have his alarm system checked.  Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 10 4 1
10 11 1/16 2220 5,000 block of Worchester, Swartz Creek Dispatched to a smoke investigation. C1,C2 and E12 responded. Investigation found no fire in the area. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 7 6 1
11 5 1/18 0604 N. Sheridan Ave/Calkins Rd, Lennon Responded to a report of a 2 car PI Entrapment. C1, C2, E11, E21 & E12 responded. On scene found two pick up trucks collided head and both drivers were entrapped. Extrication equipment was used to remove both drivers from their vehicles and both patients were transported to Hurley Medical Center. Once patients were transported, on scene police officials advised incident was a Shia Co incident. Shia Co. PD and FD advised. Chief David J. Plumb (C,R) 9 4 B
12 5 1/21 1612 800 block of S. Ballenger, Flint Dispatched Mutual Aid on a 3rd Alarm to assist the City of Flint with a commercial structure fire. E12 and C2 responded. On scene SCAFD personnel assisted with over haul and extinguishment. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (R) 6 8 B
13 2 1/25 0204 300 Terrace St., Flushing Responded AMA with Flushing fire on a potential commercial structure fire. E21 responded and was canceled en route. Capt. Tim McKnight (C,R) 7 4 B
14 3 1/26 1805 8,000 block of Hill Rd, Gaines Twp. Dispatched AMA with Gaines Twp. fire on a potential residential structure fire. E12 and C1 responded. E12, first on scene, laddered the roof and began chimney fire supression operations and inspected the incident with a Thermal Imaging camera. Once operations were completed, SCAFD units were released by GTFD IC. Chief David J. Plumb (C,R) 12 6 B
February
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15 1 2/1 1606 8,000 block of Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Responded with AMA from FFD and GTFD, to a report of a Commercial Structure Fire at a Assisted Living facility. C2, E12 and E21 responded. Though there was an initial smell of smoke in the building, after extensive investigation no fire was found. AMA was canceled, and several EMS units were released. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (R) 7 4 B
16 1 2/3 0153 5,000 block of Birchcrest, Swartz Creek Disapatched with AMA from FFD & GTFD, for a reported Residential Structure Fire. C1, C2, E11, E12, E21 responded. On scene found a two stoory home with attached garage, with garage was full involved on arrival. E12 & E21's crew advanced a cross lay to the seat of the fire for extinguishment. E11's crew with FFD & GTFD assisted with extinguishment & overhaul. Chief David J. Plumb (C,R) 9 6 B
17 13 2/4 1245 EB I 69 @ Duffield, Clayton Twp Dispatched for a reported vehicle entrapment. Before SCAFD units could respond, patient was removed by EMS and SCAFD was canceled. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C,R) 9 4 B
18 2 2/5 0711 400 block of Riverwood Dr, Flushing Responded AMA with Flushing Fire on a Residential Structure Fire. E21 responded and stood by on scene until released by Flushing IC. Lieut. Scott Martin (R) 3 3 B
19 3 2/8 1054 200 block of W. Lord St. Gaines Twp. Dispatched AMA with Gaines Twp Fire for a commerical structure fire. E12 responded and while enroute was canceled. Lieut. Fitzpatrick (R) 4 3 B
20 3 2/8 2251 10,000 block of S. Nichols Rd, Gaines Twp. Responded AMA with GainesTwp Fire for a chimney fire. E12 and T23 responded. SCAFD crews assisted with extinguishment and overhaul. Lieut. Fitzpatrick (R) 10 6 B
21 17 2/9 1011 EB I 69 @ Nicholas Rd, Clayton Twp. Dispatched for a Semi Roll over EB I-69 at Nichols Rd. E12, T23 and S16 responded. Crews setup cones and blocked traffic as Gray's Towing removed the semi truck and trailer. Once the rollover was secure MSP indicated SCAFD units could clear and returned to service. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C)
Lieut. Walt Melen (R)
7 4 1
22 1 2/15 1201 5,000 block of Valleyview, Swartz Creek Responded with AMA for a residential structure fire with possible entrapment. E12 and C1 responded, on scene C1 found "Liquid Force" cleaning out th sewer lines. Device being used was sending a large steam cloud behind the building. All units were canceled. Chief David J. Plumb (C,R) 2 4 B
23 13 2/15 1515 Corunna Rd/Elms Rd, Clayton Twp. Responded to a report of PI Entrapment at S. Elms and Corunna. E11 and E21 responded, LT9 on scene. Crews stabilized the vehicles using rescue jacks and removed 2 patients from the vehicle. Lieut. Rob Fitzpatrick (C)
Lieut. Walt Melen (R)
4 3 B
24 5 2/16 1054 2,000 block of Harwine, Flint Twp. Responded on a second alarm to assist Flint Twp on a residential structure fire. E12 and C1 responded. SCAFD crews assisted with extinguishment, ventilation and overhaul until released by Flint Twp. command. Chief David J. Plumb (R) 5 4 B
25 1 2/20 1217 7,000 block of Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Dispatched with AMA from FLF and GTFD for a residential structure fire. E12, E21 and E11 responded. On scene investigation found an electrical fire, meter was pulled and all AMA units were canceled. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 6 2 B
March
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26 12 3/3 0247 4,000 block of Kroger Dr, Swartz Creek Responded to a reported water flow Fire Alarm at an assisted living facility. E12 & E12 responded to investigate. A leak was located at the South Dry Fire system. Staff initiated fire watch procedures and SCAFD units cleared the scene. Sgt. Greg Warning (C,R) 6 2 1
27 9 3/4 1500 EB I 69/ S Nichols Rd, Clayton Twp. Dispatched to a reported trash on the side of the road burning. G17 and C2 responded to investigate. The burn pile was located and extinguished. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 10 6 1
28 1 3/6 1045 Chelmford/Helmsley, Swartz Creek Responded to a report of smoke in the area. C2 responded, on scene C2 found "Liquid Force" cleaning out th sewer lines. Device being used was sending a large steam cloud behind the building. All units were canceled. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 4 3 1
29 11 3/9 2100 7100 block of W Bristol Rd, Swartz Creek Dispatched with AMA from GAF and FLF for a possible structure fire. C2, E11, E12 & E21 responded. Upon arrival C2 found the occupants evacuated from a 2 1/2 story single family wood frame home with a strong odor of electrical in the home. Occupants reported they installed a new electric dryer the day prior and when they operated it, it shorted out and started smoking. The dryer was pulled away from the wall and the burned up outlet was visible. The occupants turned the power off at the breaker. The area was inspected for extension and with none found it thre was no need for ventialtion. The occupants were advised to contact an eletrician. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 6 6 B
30 6 3/17 0057 Elms Rd & Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Responded to a report of a vehicle smoking. While enroute, PD canceled the Fire Department. C-2 responded and took the report and all other units were held at their stations. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 8 5 1
31 5 3/17   2,000 block of Noble Ave, Flint Twp. Dispatched on a 2nd MABAS Box alarm on a residential structure fire to Flint Twp.  E12 responded. SCAFD personnel assisted with venataltion and overhaul. SCAFD personnel also assisted in recreating the fire scene for the investigtor .
Sgt. Greg Warning (R) 10 7 B
32 5 3/21 0510 7,000 S. Linden Rd, Mundy Twp. Responded Mutual Aid for a Taker on a residential house fire. T23 with 2 responded. SCAFD crews and apparatus suppied the on scene water operation. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (R) 5 2 B
33 9 3/22 1923 12,000 block of Baldwain Rd, Gaines Twp.

Dispatched Mutual Aid for a grass fire. C2 and G17 responded. SCAFD crews assisted with  extinguishment and overhaul on large field fire.

Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 9 6 1
34 12 3/26 1027 7,000 block of Miller Rd, Swarz Creek Responded to a reported commerical fire alarm. C4 and E12 responded. Investigation found faulty equipment. Issue was turned over to maintenance department. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C)
Lieut. Walt Melen (R)
4 3 1
35 9 3/26 1502 10,000 block of Corunna Rd, Clayton Twp. Dispatched for a grass fire. C-4, G27 and G17 responded.  Investigation found a open burn that was contain to the fire pit, with approx. 5,000 sqf of grass burnt that was put out prior to our arrival also found was building material in the fire pit. Resident was  advised no building material is to be burned. G-17 extinguished the fire that was contained in the fire pit. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C,R) 3 3 2
36 2 3/26 2224 10,000 block of Coldwater Rd, Flushing Twp. Responded AMA to FLF for a reported structure fire by neighbor. E 22 responded with 4 and was cancelled when Flushing IC got on and discovered it was a large open burn. Capt Tim Mcknight (R) 7 6 B
37 1 3/28 0801 4,000 block of S. Morrish Rd, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a commercial structure fire. C2, E12 and E21 responded. C2 arrived to find store employees at the east fire exit waiting for the FD. Investigation found a strong smell of wires burning with one conduit hot to the touch. All AMA units and EMS were cancelled. The conduit was labeled and the appropriate circuits were shut off.  The manager on duty was advised to contacted their electrical contractor. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 5 5 B
March
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38 15 4/4 1345 6,000 block of Bristol Rd, Swartz Creek Responded for a reported oil spill at an industrial building. On scene investigation found it was a very small amount of diesel fuel. Incident turned over to the on-scene EPA representative. Lieut. Walt Melen (C,R) 3 3 1
39 1 4/7 1616 8,000 block of Burkeshire, Swartz Creek

Dispatched with AMA from GAF and FLF for a reported commercial structure fire. C1, C2, E12 & E21 responded. Information provided was third hand information with no call back number. C-2 investigated and found no fire. All units, including AMA units were cancelled.

Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 8 7 B
40 17 4/8 1955 WB I 69/Seymour, Swartz Creek Responded to a reported car fire. C-2 and E11 responded. On scene investigation found a blown transmission causing a smoke. A wrecker service was provided for the driver and all units cleared after the tow truck arrived. Asst. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 8 5 1
41 5 4/13 0723 2,000 block of Suncrest, Flint Twp. Dispatched mutual aid on a 2nd box alarm to assist on a commercial structure fire. E12 responded. On scene SCAFD crews assisted with suppression and overhaul. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (R) 3 5 B
42 5 4/13 0903 Linden/Miller Rd, Flint Twp While assisting Flint Township Fire Dept. with a commercial structure fire, Flint Twp Chief 1 requested Swartz Creek with an Engine to respond to a possible entrapment due to personnel tied up on the Structure Fire. Engine 21 responded with 2 and was canceled by Flint Township PD due to the occupants no longer entrapped in the vehicle and no injures. Lieut. Rob Fitzpatrick (R) 1 2 B
43 5 4/13 2230 8,000 block of E Goodall Rd, Durand Responded mutual aid into Shiawassee County to assist Vernon Twp. Fire with a engine and manpower to assisted on a Barn/House fire. E12 and C1 responded. On scene, SCAFD crews were assigned suppression and overhaul tasks. Lieut. Walt Melen (R) 8 7 B
44 5 4/14 0932 2,000 block of W. Bristol Rd, Flint Twp Dispatched for 2nd MABAS box alarm to Flint Township, E12 & C1 responded. C1 assumed staging and E12's  personnel (5) were assigned  to the South side of the building to for suppression relief and overhaul. Sgt. Greg Warning (R) 10 4 B
45 7 4/14 1221 Morrish @ WB I 69, Swartz Creek Responded for a possible vehicle fire at the WB entrance ramp to I-69. Engine 21 and Engine 11 responded. While en route, Metro PD advised the car left the expressway due to weather conditions. Metro advised no fire just steam from the undercarriage. Investigation found no fire, smoke or steam was seen. Metro PD advised they were all set. Command was terminated and SCAFD units returned to service without incident. Lieut. Rob Fitzpatrick (C,R) 7 1 1
46 5 4/15 1054 4361 N. Sheridan Rd, Flushing Dispatched mutual aid into Shiawassee County to assist Hazelton Twp. Fire with a tanker on residential structure fire. Tanker 23 and C1 responded. Upon arrival Tanker 23 was assigned to supply Flushing E11 for exposure protection on a large barn. Tanker 23 was then placed into the tanker rotation before being released to return to quarters. Capt. Tim Mcknight (R) 11 4 B
47 16 4/15 1220 Cappy Ln/Fiarchild St. Swartz Creek Responded to a report of aching wiles. E11 and C4 responded. On scene investigation required securing the street and contacting consumers. Line was active on the ground and posed a immediate threat to residents. S16 was requested to assist shutting down the road. Units stood by until Consumers arrived on scene Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C,R) 12 5 1
48 5 4/17 0711 100 Canary Dr, Flint Twp. Dispatched to a assist Flint Twp. Fire with a tanker and manpower. E12 & T23 responded. SCAFD crews assisted with water supply, extinguishment and overhaul Sgt. Greg Warning (R) 3 2 B
49 5 4/19 1225 3053 S Dye Rd, Flint Twp. Responded for a 2nd MABAS box  alarm to Flint Twp. for a commerical structure fire. E12 responded. SCAFD crews assisted with extinguishment and overhaul. Lieut. Rob Fitzpatrick (R) 3 3 B
50 2 4/20 0756 1409 Coutant St, Flushing Dispatched AMA to FLF for a residential structure fire. E12 responded and was canceled enroute. Sgt. Dan Merriam (R) 2 2 B
51 1 4/23 0913 9,000 W Bristol, Clayton Twp. Responded to a report of a shed fire believed to be out. E11 responded with 1 and 1 support. Investigation found a 4x8 chicken coop on fire, with the home owner trying to put it out. Fire was extinguished by SCAFD. Lieut. Rob Fitzpatrick (C,R) 1 2 B
52 9 4/29 1510 8,000 Calkins Rd, Clayton Twp. Dispatched for a grass fire. G27 and G17 responded. Resident was burning a brush pile that spread to a 40x 50 foot area. SCAFD put out the grass fire and SCAFD staff avised owner of burnng rules. Capt. Tim McKnight (C,R) 7 6 2
53 10  4/29 1931 8,000 Crapo St, Swartz Creek Responded for a report of a fire under the railroad bridge. Complainant was contacted  and stated that they were walking the property and saw people and a fire under the RR bridge. C4 & G17 responded. C4 located 2 subjects spray painting the underside of the trestle and had a small fire burning. PD was requested. SCAFD exstinguished the fire while MPA interviewed the subjects. Issue was turned over to PD Assist. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 8 6 1
54 8 5/1 1205 4,000 S Morrish Rd. Swartz Creek Dispathed for a tree on fire in front of a store. G17 responded. On aarrival found store employees extinguishing mulch that was burning in one of the islands in front of the south entrance. SCAFD completed exstinguishment  to prevent re-ingition. Assist. Chief Steve Tabit (C,R) 2 2 1
55 5 5/1 1349 11,000 Gainsley, Lennon Requested mutual aid by Venice Fire for a grass fire. All units were canceled before response. Assist. Chief Steve Tabit (R) 4 2 B
56 5 5/1 1615 5,000 Deland, Flushing Dispatched to assist Flushing Fire on a large field fire. E22 responded. Crews assisted in extinguishing a very large section of property. Capt. Tim McKnight (R) 4 7 B
57 12 5/2 1037 2,000 Western Meadows, Clayton Twp. Responded to a residential smoke detector activation. E12 & E11 responded. After investigation, it was determined a direct wired was defective. Unit was disconnected and homeowner was advised to contact an electrician. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole 3 1 2
58 9 5/2 1128 I69 between Morrish and Seymour, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a reported grass fire.  Eng. 12 was returning from the previous alarm and responded with G17. Investigation found, I found a small grass found on the outside shoulder of EB I-69. Crews extinguished the fire with the water extinguisher. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole 3 2 1
59 5 5/3 2042 1,000 block of E. Pierson Rd. Flushing Responded AMA to Flushing on a residential structure fire. As SCAFD units began their response, E22 was diverted to a Business Fire Alarm in the Flushing Area. Situaition was unfounded and the scene was turned over to Flushing units. Capt. Tim McKnight (R) 11 7 B
                   

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