Oakland Fire Department

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Serving Oakland For
40,478 Days

2020 Call Stats
Jan 20
Feb 26
Mar 8
Total 54

2019 Call Stats
Jan 24
Feb 24
Mar 43
Apr 35
May 24
Jun 27
Jul 42
Aug 33
Sep 26
Oct 33
Nov 41
Dec 38
Total 390

Past Call Stats
2017 365 2018 445
2016 370 2019 390
2015 405
2014 360
2013 296
2012 450
2011 543
2010 408
2009 312
2008 360
2007 409
2006 349
2005 361
2004 265
2003 251

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Apr 08, 2020

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Photographer Frank Di Pentima, March 17

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

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Firefighter Patrick Kellett, February 23

On February 22, 2020 at 6:31 PM Oakland Fire, Police and EMS were dispatched to Ramapo Valley Road between Court House Place and Franklin Avenue for a reported motor vehicle accident in the northbound lanes of Ramapo Valley Road.

Upon the arrival of fire and police units they confirmed a two vehicle accident with one vehicle on its side. The occupants of both vehicles were located outside their respective ... (Full Story & Photos)

One Car MVA with Rollover

Firefighter Patrick Kellett, February 10

On February 10, 2020 at approximately 2:10 pm. Oakland Police, Fire and First Aid were dispatched to the intersection of Thornton Road and Wright Way on a reported motor vehicle accident with entrapment.

Upon the arrival of Oakland police, they confirmed a one vehicle involved accident with the vehicle off the road and on its side, however the occupant was able to self extricate and was later ... (Full Story & Photos)

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This takes just a few minutes
This takes just a few minutes


Ex Chief Robert Knapp, January 18


Please remember to clear and shovel out hydrants in front of your home, apartment or business. This greatly helps fire-fighting operations during inclement winter weather. If you are unable to clear a hydrant due to physical limitations, please notify the Oakland Borough ordinance dictates that the property owner is responsible to clear hydrants on their property. see below.
During ... (Full Story & Photos)

MVA with Overturned Vehicle

Firefighter Patrick Kellett, January 10

On January 9, 2020 at approximately 1748 hours Oakland Communications received a 911 call reporting a motor vehicle accident with overturned vehicle and possible entrapment at the intersection of Pawnee Avenue and Iroquois Avenue.

Upon the arrival of Oakland police, officers confirmed one vehicle was on its roof with three occupants still seat-belted in the vehicle. With the assistance of the police ... (Full Story & Photos)

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2020 Firematic and Association Officers of the Oakland Volunteer Fire Department

Firefighter Patrick Kellett, January 10

Congratulation to the 2020 Officers of the Oakland Fire Department. Wishing everyone a safe and productive 2020.

Vincent Dies - Department Chief

Company 1 Officers:
Lewis Thurston - Assistant Chief
Matt Sorce - Captain
Cesar ... (Full Story)

Christmas Morning Mutual Aid

Firefighter Patrick Kellett, January 01

While most were sleeping awaiting the arrival of Santa, a handful of your Oakland neighbors were called to assist another community.

At 5:11 am on Christmas morning, the Oakland Volunteer Fire Department responded to Arzee Building Supply Center in Mahwah to assist in extinguishing the 5 alarm fire.

Company 1 members responded on Truck 1041 and Company 2 members responded on Engine 1034. Upon ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Is your house number displayed properly?

Ex Chief Robert Knapp, December 27

Is your House Number Visible and Displayed Correctly????
Think of this scenario, there's an emergency at your house. You dial 911 and speak to the dispatcher. However, it seems like it's taking a long time for help to arrive.
Meanwhile, Fire and police have arrived on your street but they're having problems finding your house.The house doesn't have any easily identifiable numbers on it and the mailbox ... (Full Story)


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