Fire Prevention is October 9 - 15 this year!!This year marks the 100th anniversary of celebrating fire prevention week. Fire prevention is historically the second week in October when fire departments and organizations stress home fire safety.
The second week of April every year is deemed National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week. In 2022, this period of celebration and appreciation falls from April 10 to 16 . We would like to thank all of the men and women at Allegheny County Emergency Services (ACES) for the hard work and lon...
This evening over 40 1st responders gathered at Liberty to attend a very unique and informative presentation on Autism Awareness. The training was put on for free by the Autism Society of PGH. Power point and open discussion on various mannerisms and physical signs of an autistic person as well as h...
Just before 2000hrs, crews were alerted to assist Glassport with a large brush fire at the Patterson Property, 161 Assistant arrived on scene reporting a large brush fire that was spreading down the hill.
Crews answered a couple calls for service on this cool Sunday in February. Just before 1400hrs, a second alarm was transmitted for an apartment fire in 1300 Block of Union Street in Mckeesport. The air truck responded to the scene while the rescue relocated to Station 161, Glassport for stand by.
Just after 0615 this morning, crews were alerted on the 2nd alarm to assist the City of McKeesport with a commercial building fire. 190 units on scene with a well involved 500x60 building that housed their public works vehicles.
Just before 1030 this morning, crews were alerted to the 900 block of Woodland Avenue in Port Vue for smoke in a structure. Port Vue police arrived on scene reporting the fire out, moderate smoke condition inside.