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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
108 12 6/26 1913 9,000 Oakview Dr, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a fire alarm activation. E21,E12 & R1 responded. Investigation found a faulty smoke detector that was 20 years ago. Homeowner was advised to contact  his alarm company and find the date of detector issue and service agreement about replacing it. Capt. Greg Warning (C,R) 4 2 B
109 5 6/27 0505 1,000 block of River Valley Dr, Flint Twp Dispatched MA to Flint Twp on a 2nd alarm for a commerical structure fire with entrapment., While preparing to responded, IC report the fire knocked and to cancel MA Batt Chief Brendt Cole (R) 4 4 B
110 1 6/27 0850 9,000 block of Chelmsford Dr, Swartz Creek Dispatched with AMA from Flushing and Gaines to a a possible residential structure fire. Caller reported seeing a fire in his living room through his interior camera. E12, E21,R1 and C4 responded. R1 gained entry through the garage door and reported that it was a reflection through a glass water jar that put a reflection on the living room wall, no fire. C4 cancelled all AMA and SCAFD Units. Batt Chief Brendt Cole (R) 6 5 B
111 12 6/27 1422 9,000 Oakview Dr, Swartz Creek Dispatched to a report of a residential fire alarm per the alarm company. C4, R1 & E12 responded to the same alarm as #108. Attempted to make contact with the homeowners but no one was home. The homeowner was contacted via TX and advised of the alarm. The alarm was faulty per the homeowner and the homeowner stated he never contacted his alarm company of the faulty alarm. Batt Chief Brendt Cole (C)
Sgt. Sedrick Fornari (R)
3 4 B
112 2 6/27 2037 9484 Pine Needle Trl, Flushing Dispatched AMA to FFD for a residential structure fire. FFD C-1 arrived on location with nothing showing. FFD C-1 canceled all AMA Units. All SCAFD Units canceled and returned to Station 2 without incident. Batt Chief Brendt Cole (R) 10 4 B
113 14 6/28 0117 9,000 block of Oakview Dr, Swartz Creek Dispatched to a report of a power pole transformer on fire. R1, E11 & E21 responded. Investigation found no active fire. The area was taped off, and consumers notified of the situation. Capt. Greg Warning (C)
Sgt Sawyer Tabit (R)
4 3 2
114 16 6/29 0816 Ingalls Sr/McLain St, Swartz Creek Dispatched for arcing wires and tree down Ingalls/McLain. R1, E11 & E21 responded. Investigation found live power line was down across McLain with tree on fire. Crrews cordoned off the area. Further investigation found many homes on backfeed and some on partial power, with burning smell right at their main breaker box. Crews assisted shutting off breakerboxes and suggested they call electricians and generator professionals where applicable. Capt. Greg Warning (C,R) 3 2 1
115 5 7/1 0516 1,000 block of Bristol Court Dr, Mt Morris City Dispatched for a 3rd alarm to Mt. Morris City for a Apartment fire. E21 responded and assisted with fire extinguishment and over haul. Capt. Greg Warning (R) 3 2 B
116 12 7/2 0727 9,000 block of Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a report of a commercial fire alarm. R1 responded and determined the alarm was accidentally activated by staff via burnt food.  Sgt. Sedrick Fornari (C,R) 2 4  
117 9 7/2 1117 Beecher Rd/Seymour Rd, Clayton Twp Dispatched for a report of a Grass Fire at the corner of Beecher and Seymour Rd. R1, G27, E11, and S16 responded. G27 arrived on scene with PD and found a very large pile of building materials, approximately 10' wide x 40' long x 10' high on fire. The property owner, stated that he had called in a burn permit. LT7 (IC) advised him that due to the size of the fire and the contents of the fire, the FD would be putting out the fire. IC requested that Tanker 23 respond for additional water. G27 set up and Sgt 3 began extinguishment, ultimately three lines were in place and approximately 3,000 gallons of water was used to extinguish the fire. Additional findings in the rubble were paint cans, plastic moldings, and a computer. Clayton Twp PD was requested back to the scene by IC to to site the resident for illegal burning. Lt Austin Bower (C,R) 4 4 B

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2002 through 2022 Alarm Comparison By Month & Year

Month

'02 '03 '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 Running Total for 2021  Total for Month 2021 Total for Month 2022 Running Total for 2022 Difference
from
previous
year by
mth/yr
January 21 11 12 13 11 10 13 13 10 14 12 17 22 7 11 13 14 14 16  16 16 21 21 +5/+5
February 8 26 19 8 23 19 13 7 11 8 11 11 12 19 15 13 11 12 10 26 10 18 39 +8/+13
March 20 19 15 12 26 17 12 19 16 7 14 17 12 14 8 27 12 5 14 49 21 14 53 -7/+4
April 18 26 24 29 14 24 21 18 11 15 15 11 23 19 14 14 16 9 10 68 19 15 68 -4/+0
May 20 18 14 17 18 28 18 17 14 13 21 19 14 21 8 17 23 23 12 84 15 22 90 +7/+6
June 24 21 26 25 19 19 21 17 13 16 19 13 19 18 27 11 13 17 28 106 22 24 114 +2/+8
July 28 20 10 23 20 25 16 20 18 16 26 12 19 17 15 15 22 24 18 127 21 3 117 -18/-10
August 24 21 21 16 15 24 7 11 21 8 16 14 12 15 14 14 15 14 25 150 23      
September 22 14 17 13 17 17 10 8 17 11 12 16 8 9 14 12 19 15  11 170 20      
October 23 24 17 18 21 16 18 14 19 19 18 19 12 11 21 12 19 21 22 198 28      
November 16 19 24 18 18 15 16 14 17 13 16 26 14 16 18 15 6 16 23 216 18      
December 24 10 16 14 11 14 26 14 12 10 15 30 21 11 11 15 12 23 10 244 23      
Total 248 230 215 206 213 228 191 172 179 150 194 205 188 177 6 177 177 193 199 244        

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2002 Through 2021 Statistics By Category

Category

'02 '03 '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21
1. Structure (or dispatched as) Fires (in our fire district); Received Automatic Mutual Aid (AMA) 16 27 21 21 16 13 23 21 21 4 12 17 15 16 16 14 23 13 12 16
2. AMA's given to the Flushing Fire Dept (started 5/10/99) 29 23 28 19 35 33 29 26 21 18 18 33 13 21 16 21 15 15 26 29
3. AMA's given to Gaines Township Fire Dept (started 11/13/99) 6 13 7 11 9 12 9 11 13 10 12 9 10 6 5 3 7 8 5 11
4. AMA's given to Venice Township Fire Dept (started 03/11/02) 1 1 1 0 2 2 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 2
5. Mutual Aid responses not involving AMA 34 22 17 21 11 18 14 21 23 22 18 14 21 16 7 10 27 17 23 16
6. Vehicle fires & those out on arrival 17 12 8 10 14 12 7 4 11 7 8 3 7 5 8 13 6 5 5 5
7. Vehicle fires (false; steam/unfounded) 5 7 21 9 4 6 4 2 5 2 8 5 5 3 9 5 6 8 7 1
8. Misc. minor fires 6 7 1 6 2 7 4 5 2 5 10 4 5 9 6 5 2 4 2 1
9. Grass and/or brush fires 17 15 9 17 14 17 17 14 11 4 11 9 13 9 12 9 8 4 7 7
10. Open burns (permit/authorized & unauthorized/unattended) 14 7 13 12 9 18 10 9 9 3 11 11 13 8 7 14 10 7 15 14
11. Smoke investigations/smoke scares 8 12 15 4 4 9 4 11 10 10 8 7 7 6 9 4 5 4 6 5
12. Fire alarms (false, unfounded or burnt food) 35 15 18 24 21 23 12 6 17 13 16 15 28 19 33 23 29 36 31 45
13. Vehicle extrications & entrapments 7 9 7 12 7 3 5 3 4 4 4 12 9 5 5 3 6 7 5 3
14. Electrical problems, no fire 1 4 4 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 3 0 3 4 0 0 0 5 1 1
15. Spillage of vehicle fluids 11 11 12 11 12 17 10 5 1 3 5 10 1 4 4 10 2 20 2 2
16. Lines down and/or arcing
(power and/or phone)
9 15 14 6 15 12 18 18 14 19 26 34 6 21 18 18 14 4 16 29
17. Assist ambulance with lifting, public assist & etc. 5 5 2 3 6 2 2 6 4 3 2 3 7 1 0 2 9 30 4 29
18. Misc. non fires (CO, gas odor, unfounded, etc. or situations that don't catalog above) 24 21 12 17 30 20 15 9 11 17 22 15 20 22 19 20 11 2 30 28
19. Weather watches 3 3 5 1 1 3 5 0 0 3 0 4 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 3
ALARMS TOTALS 248 230 215 206 213 228 191 172 179 150 195 205 188 177 176 177 182 193 199 244

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