What We Do
We are proud to announce Firefighter Mark Martine was recently awarded the District Medal of Courage and Award of Merit for involvement in an act of Bravery. On May 19th, 2017 while off duty Firefighter Martine was traveling south through Georgia. While driving he observed smoke ahead rising above the trees. As he crested the hill he noticed a crashed RV resting on its passenger side and on fire.
This year, 36 needy families with a total of 104 children have been selected to receive gifts and a holiday dinner. Those interested in donating to the program may drop off new, unwrapped gifts at any of our fire stations. Thank you for your assistance in assuring each of our citizens have a happy holidays!
San Carlos Park Fire District has made special arrangements with Santa Claus for our fire stations to be drop-off sites for letters to Santa Claus! Bring your children to drop off their letters in Santa’s Mailbox located at any one of our fire stations
San Carlos Park Fire District is responsible for the fire and life safety education for every member of our community from the very young to senior citizens and everyone in between. SCPFD offers over 23 Fire and Life Safety Education programs to those who live and work in our community. SCPFD has a true commitment to fire and injury prevention with over 20,000 individuals receiving knowledge and skill based training a year.
San Carlos Park Fire District responds to over 3,000 incidents a year including Good Intent, Hazardous Condition, Service Call, Wildland Fire, EMS, as well as Commercial and Residential Fire Alarms. Each of our apparatus is fully equipped for Advanced Life Support and staffed with at least one credentialed paramedic at all times enabling us to maintain a exceptional level of Advanced Life Support.
The San Carlos Park Fire District leads the way into fire safety through close and critical inspections of all occupancies within our jurisdiction, new and existing alike. We are committed to serving the people of the SCPFD through leadership in life safety, inspection, investigation, code enforcement, and code management. SCPFD has a true commitment to protecting the more than 38,000 people in our community each day through fire prevention and life safety.