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99-15 Alarm Comparison by month & year
99-15 Statistics by Category

Abbreviations List:
AMA = Automatic Mutual Aid
CTPD = Clayton Township Police Dept
CE = Consumers Energy
DEQ = Department of Environmental Quality
FF = Firefighters that responded
FFD = Flushing Fire Dept
FTFD = Flint Township Fire Dept
GCRC = Genesee County Road Commission
GTFD = Gaines Township Fire Dept
IC = Incident Command
MDOT = Michigan Department of Transportation
MSP = Michigan State Police
MTFD = Mundy Township Fire Dept
MMTFD = Mt. Morris Township Fire Dept.
Ofr = Officers that responded
PDA = Property Damage Accident
PI = Personal Injury
POV = Personal Owned Vehicle
PPV = Positive Pressure Ventilation
RIT = Rapid Intervention Team
S = Station (1=Station 1, 2=Station 2, B=Both stations)
SCAFD = Swartz Creek Area Fire Dept
SCBA = Self Contained Breathing Apparatus
SC-DPS = Swartz Creek Dept of Public Services
SCPD = Swartz Creek Police Dept
TI = Thermal Imager
USAR = Urban Search and Rescue
VTFD = Venice Township Fire Dept
(C) = Command (R) = Report

Category Number Definitions:
1 = Structure fires or alarms dispatched as such with AMA received
2 = AMA given to Flushing
3 = AMA given to Gaines Township
4 = AMA given to Venice Township
5 = Mutual aid responses not involving AMA
6 = Vehicle fires & those out on arrival
7 = Vehicles fires deemed false (no fire)
8 = Misc. minor fires
9 = Grass and/or brush fires
10 = Open burns
11 = Smoke investigations
12 = Fire alarms (false, unfounded, burnt food)
13 = Vehicle extrications, entrapments
14 = Electrical problems, no fire
15 = Spillage of vehicle fluids
16 = Lines down and/or arcing (power or phone)
17 = Assist ambulance with lifting, public assists, etc.
18 = Misc non fires (CO, gas odor, etc.)
19 = Weather watches

The Last 10 Alarms List:

Run
#
Cat
#
Date Time Location Type/Description Officers

FF
#

Ofr
#
S
21 12 2/14 0020 5,000 block of Oakview Dr, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a smoke detector activation. C2, E12 & E21 responded. Investigation of the unit it is a combination CO/smoke detector. The 2 rapid beeps every 30 seconds indicates that the CO sensor is 10 years old and the unit needs to be replaced. The home owner was advised. Assist. Chief Stephen Tabit (C,R) 7 4 B
22 18 2/14 2359 6,000 block of Tallmadge Ct, Swartz Creek Responded for a natural gas odor at a residence. E12 and C4 responded. investigation found a strong smell of natural gas throughout the residence. Gas was shut off at the gas meter on the outside of the structure. Windows were opened to ventilate the structure. Resident was evacuated to a neighbors and Consumers was contacted. Consumers found a faulty union connection the hot water heater on the gas supply line. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C,R) 7 3 1
23 2 2/16 1154 300 N. McKinley, Flushing Dispatched for automatic mutual aid to Flushing. E22 and E12 responded.E22 was assigned to RIT team, and E12 was to stage for a short peroid and then released. Lieut. Scott Martin (R) 8 4 B
24 18 2/17 1558 4,000 block of Roundhouse Dr. Swartz Creek Responded for a odor investigation at a commercial building. E12 responded. Investigation found slight odor in the hallway of the complex. No source was found, situation was turned over to maintenance. Assist. Chief Stephen Tabit (C,R) 10 3 1
25 12 2/20 1402 9,000 block of Corunna Rd. Clayton Twp. Dispatched for a commerical fire alarm. E12, E21 and C4 responded.Investigation found burnt popcorn caused the alarm activation. Lieut. Scott Martin (C,R) 4 3 B
26 1 2/26 0400 8,000 block of Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Responded for a commercial structure fire at an assisted living facility. C4, E11, E12 & E21 responded witth AMA from Flushing and Gaines Fire. Investigation found electrical fire inside a microwave. The microwave was removed and the issue was turned over to maintenance. Batt. Chief Brendt Cole (C,R) 8 5 B
27 18 3/1 1340 7,000 block of Lou Mac Dr, Clayton Twp. Dispatched for a carbon monoxide alarm going off with the resident reprting they were  dissy and light headed. E12 & LT 10 responded Investigation check of the home found no signs of carbon monoxide. The siutation was turned over to EMS. Lieut. Scott Martin (C,R) 6 1 1
28 7 3/3 1550 WB I-69/Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Responded for a possible vehicle fire. C2 & E11 responded. Investigation found no fire and no smoke and driver reporting they were out of gas. Metro PD assisted and SCAFD units cleared. Assist. Chief Stephen Tabit (C,R) 6 4 1
29 12 3/11 1657 4,000 block of Elms Rd. Swartz Creek Dispatched to a residential fire alarm. C1 & E12 responded. Investigation found alarms were set off by cooking. E12 was canceled. Chief Dave Plumb (C,R) 4 1 B
30 19 3/14 1901 Genesee County/Shiawasee County SCAFD personnel responded to their station for weather standby-truck deployment. Shiawassee County sustained damage in Corunna, Vernon and Durand with a confirmed touchdown. C1 mobilized and began a damage assessment in our fire district. SCAFD crews responded to down power wires and down tree calls during the incident and assisted Shiawasee County. Chief Dave Plumb (C,R) 11 6 B

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1999 through 2018 Alarm Comparison By Month & Year

Month

'99 '00 '01 '02 '03 '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 Running Total for 2018 '19 Running Total for 2019 Difference
from
previous
year by
mth/yr
January 14 12 12 21 11 12 13 11 10 13 13 10 14 12 17 22 7 11 13 14 14 14 14 +0/+0
February 13 22 16 8 26 19 8 23 19 13 7 11 8 11 11 12 19 15 13 11 25 12 26 +1/+1
March 19 21 25 20 19 15 12 26 17 12 19 16 7 14 17 12 14 8 27 12 37 30 -8/-7
April 18 15 19 18 26 24 29 14 24 21 18 11 15 15 11 23 19 14 14 16 53      
May 26 20 24 20 18 14 17 18 28 18 17 14 13 21 19 14 21 8 17 23 76      
June 18 17 24 24 21 26 25 19 19 21 17 13 16 19 13 19 18 27 11 13 89      
July 25 16 20 28 20 10 23 20 25 16 20 18 16 26 12 19 17 15 15 22 111      
August 17 23 16 24 21 21 16 15 24 7 11 21 8 16 14 12 15 14 14 15 126      
September 14 21 18 22 14 17 13 17 17 10 8 17 11 12 16 8 9 14 12 19 145      
October 17 27 28 23 24 17 18 21 16 18 14 19 19 18 19 12 11 21 12 19 164      
November 16 18 19 16 19 24 18 18 15 16 14 17 13 16 26 14 16 18 15 6 170      
December 22 20 18 24 10 16 14 11 14 26 14 12 10 15 30 21 11 11 15 12 182      
Total 219 232 239 248 230 215 206 213 228 191 172 179 150 194 205 188 177 176 177 177        

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1999 Through 2017 Statistics By Category

Category

'99 '00  '01 '02 '03 '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17
1. Structure (or dispatched as) Fires (in our fire district); Received Automatic Mutual Aid (AMA)

14

19 16 16 27 21 21 16 13 23 21 21 4 12 17 15 16 16 14
2. AMA's given to the Flushing Fire Dept (started 5/10/99) 20 25 24 29 23 28 19 35 33 29 26 21 18 18 33 13 21 16 21
3. AMA's given to Gaines Township Fire Dept (started 11/13/99) 0 8 4 6 13 7 11 9 12 9 11 13 10 12 9 10 6 5 3
4. AMA's given to Venice Township Fire Dept (started 03/11/02) N/A N/A N/A 1 1 1 0 2 2 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 2 1 2
5. Mutual Aid responses not involving AMA 20 29 20 34 22 17 21 11 18 14 21 23 22 18 14 21 16 7 10
6. Vehicle fires & those out on arrival 28 15 21 17 12 8 10 14 12 7 4 11 7 8 3 7 5 8 13
7. Vehicle fires (false; steam/unfounded) 2 12 12 5 7 21 9 4 6 4 2 5 2 8 5 5 3 9 5
8. Misc. minor fires 3 4 15 6 7 1 6 2 7 4 5 2 5 10 4 5 9 6 5
9. Grass and/or brush fires 22 8 12 17 15 9 17 14 17 17 14 11 4 11 9 13 9 12 9
10. Open burns (permit/authorized & unauthorized/unattended) 6 20 11 14 7 13 12 9 18 10 9 9 3 11 11 13 8 7 14
11. Smoke investigations/smoke scares 10 7 11 8 12 15 4 4 9 4 11 10 10 8 7 7 6 9 4
12. Fire alarms (false, unfounded or burnt food) 34 30 28 35 15 18 24 21 23 12 6 17 13 16 15 28 19 33 23
13. Vehicle extrications & entrapments 12 8 6 7 9 7 12 7 3 5 3 4 4 4 12 9 5 5 3
14. Electrical problems, no fire 2 1 3 1 4 4 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 3 0 3 4 0 0
15. Spillage of vehicle fluids 9 6 13 11 11 12 11 12 17 10 5 1 3 5 10 1 4 4 10
16. Lines down and/or arcing
(power and/or phone)
10 9 10 9 15 14 6 15 12 18 18 14 19 26 34 6 21 18 18
17. Assist ambulance with lifting, public assist & etc. 3 11 15 5 5 2 3 6 2 2 6 4 3 2 3 7 1 0 2
18. Misc. non fires (CO, gas odor, unfounded, etc. or situations that don't catalog above) 23 17 14 24 21 12 17 30 20 15 9 11 17 22 15 20 22 19 20
19. Weather watches 1 3 4 3 3 5 1 1 3 5 0 0 3 0 4 3 0 1 1
ALARMS TOTALS

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239 248 230 215 206 213 228 191 172 179 150 195 205 188 177 176 177

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