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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
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Ofr
#
S
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)     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)     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)     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)     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   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)     1

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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 Running Total for 2017 '18 Running Total for 2018 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 13 14 14 +1/+1
February 13 22 16 8 26 19 8 23 19 13 7 11 8 11 11 12 19 15 13 26 11 25 -2/-1
March 19 21 25 20 19 15 12 26 17 12 19 16 7 14 17 12 14 8 27 53 12 37 -15/-16
April 18 15 19 18 26 24 29 14 24 21 18 11 15 15 11 23 19 14 14 67 10 47 -4/-20
May 26 20 24 20 18 14 17 18 28 18 17 14 13 21 19 14 21 8 17 84      
June 18 17 24 24 21 26 25 19 19 21 17 13 16 19 13 19 18 27 11 95      
July 25 16 20 28 20 10 23 20 25 16 20 18 16 26 12 19 17 15 15 110      
August 17 23 16 24 21 21 16 15 24 7 11 21 8 16 14 12 15 14 14 124      
September 14 21 18 22 14 17 13 17 17 10 8 17 11 12 16 8 9 14 12 136      
October 17 27 28 23 24 17 18 21 16 18 14 19 19 18 19 12 11 21 12 148      
November 16 18 19 16 19 24 18 18 15 16 14 17 13 16 26 14 16 18 15 162      
December 22 20 18 24 10 16 14 11 14 26 14 12 10 15 30 21 11 11 15 177      
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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