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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
17  5 02/07 1823 2,000 block of Nerredia St., Flint Township Responded as MA to assist the FTFD from a request for a pumper and air a structure. E12 & C2 responded.  Crews assisted with extinguishment, overhaul & SCBA air bottle filling. Sgt. Greg Warning (R) 7 6 B
18 6 02/11 0006 EB I-69, E of Morrish, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a car fire. C4 on scene reported the fire to be minor. E11 continued while all other units were held at their stations. Once underway again, the catalytic converter started glowing. C5 stopped the vehicle & requested a tow through 911. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C-R) 9 5 B
19 18 02/11 1119 EB I-69, W of Morrish, Swartz Creek Responded to an odor investigation. C4 & E12 responded.  Investigation from Nichols to Miller determined the incident to be unfounded. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C-R) 7 7 1
20 2 02/15 1319 7,000 mile of W. Potter Rd, Flushing Township Dispatched as AMA to assist the FFD with a chimney fire. E22 with 3, laddered the roof to remove the chimney cap.  E12, with 3, stood by on scene.  The fire was removed from the fire box & a dry chemical extinguisher was used to extinguish the fire. Chief Brent Cole (R) 6 4 B
21 18 02/15 2318 8,000 mile of Miller Rd, Swartz Creek Responded to a report of an odor of natural gas. C4 & E12 responded.  Investigation found the pilot light out for the hot water heater. It was relit while advising the occupant to contact a plumber or CE in the event it happened again. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C)
Lieut. Walt Melen (R)
6 7 1
22 7 02/18 0539 WB I-69, W of Morrish, Swartz Creek Dispatched for a potential vehicle fire. E11, E12, S16 & T23 responded. C4 in the area was unable to find any vehicle fire after investigation.  It was believe steam may have cause a passerby to call.  All units were canceled. Asst, Chief Dave Plumb (C-R) 11 7 B
23 1 02/19 1445 5,000 block of Helmsley Dr, Swartz Creek Responded to a residential structure fire with AMA from GTFD & FFD. C2 on scene reported light smoke showing. C4 assumed OPS while C2 assumed IC. E12 crew advanced a cross lay to the seat of the fire for extinguishment. E11 & E21, with GTFD assisted with extinguishment & overhaul. FFD stood by as RIT. Asst. Chief Dave Plumb (C-R) 8 8 B
24 12 02/20 1509 4141 S. Morrish Rd, Swartz Creek Dispatched to a water flow alarm from the cooler riser at Meijer. C4, as he was arriving on scene, was advised by 911 it was a false alarm.  All units were held at their stations. The fire pump was running & reset. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C-R) 5 7 B
25 9 02/21 0143 RR tracks W of Morrish, Swartz Creek Responded to a report of fire along the RR tracks. C4 & G17 (with 3) responded.  GTFD was already on the RR tracks at Duffield & had requested 911 to stop any trains.  The fire was extinguished. Batt. Chief Steve Tabit (C-R) 8 6 1

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1999 through 2017 Alarm Comparison By Month & Year

Month

'99 '00 '01 '02 '03 '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 Running
Total
for
2016
'17 Running Total for 2017 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 11 13 13 +2/+2
February 13 22 16 8 26 19 8 23 19 13 7 11 8 11 11 12 19 15 26 13 26 -2/0
March 19 21 25 20 19 15 12 26 17 12 19 16 7 14 17 12 14 8 34      
April 18 15 19 18 26 24 29 14 24 21 18 11 15 15 11 23 19 14 48      
May 26 20 24 20 18 14 17 18 28 18 17 14 13 21 19 14 21 8 56      
June 18 17 24 24 21 26 25 19 19 21 17 13 16 19 13 19 18 27 83      
July 25 16 20 28 20 10 23 20 25 16 20 18 16 26 12 19 17 15 98      
August 17 23 16 24 21 21 16 15 24 7 11 21 8 16 14 12 15 14 112      
September 14 21 18 22 14 17 13 17 17 10 8 17 11 12 16 8 9 14 126      
October 17 27 28 23 24 17 18 21 16 18 14 19 19 18 19 12 11 21 147      
November 16 18 19 16 19 24 18 18 15 16 14 17 13 16 26 14 16 18 165      
December 22 20 18 24 10 16 14 11 14 26 14 12 10 15 30 21 11 11 176      
Total 219 232 239 248 230 215 206 213 228 191 172 179 150 194 205 188 177 176 176      

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1999 Through 2016 Statistics By Category

Category

'99 '00  '01 '02 '03 '04 '05 '06 '07 '08 '09 '10 '11 '12 '13 '14 '15 '16
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
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
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
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
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
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
7. Vehicle fires (false; steam/unfounded) 2 12 12 5 7 21 9 4 6 4 2 5 2 8 5 5 3 9
8. Misc. minor fires 3 4 15 6 7 1 6 2 7 4 5 2 5 10 4 5 9 6
9. Grass and/or brush fires 22 8 12 17 15 9 17 14 17 17 14 11 4 11 9 13 9 12
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
11. Smoke investigations/smoke scares 10 7 11 8 12 15 4 4 9 4 11 10 10 8 7 7 6 9
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
13. Vehicle extrications & entrapments 12 8 6 7 9 7 12 7 3 5 3 4 4 4 12 9 5 5
14. Electrical problems, no fire 2 1 3 1 4 4 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 3 0 3 4 0
15. Spillage of vehicle fluids 9 6 13 11 11 12 11 12 17 10 5 1 3 5 10 1 4 4
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
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
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
19. Weather watches 1 3 4 3 3 5 1 1 3 5 0 0 3 0 4 3 0 1
ALARMS TOTALS

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232

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

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