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House Fire - Milligan Rd
C Shift, February 04
On February 4th Clinton's C shift was alerted for the house on fire in the area of Branch Avenue and Woodyard Road. Units arrived in the 7200 block of Milligan Road and found fire showing from a single family dwelling, with reports of people trapped. As units were in the process of extinguishment, a victim was located, and was quickly removed from the residence. Morningside arrived and found a second ... (Full Story & Photos)
Clinton Volunteer now Sheriff Russell's Early Morning Rescue
PGFD PIO Mark Brady, February 03
Deputy Sheriff, PulsePoint App and Firefighters play role in rescue of two trapped occupants of burning Clinton home
MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930
Prince George’s County Firefighters rescued two occupants out of a burning Clinton home this morning. The time critical rescue was made possible, in part, by a phone app “Pulse Point," ... (Full Story & Photos)
Sheriff Thomas Russell
Welcome to the Official Website for the Clinton Volunteer Fire Department
The Clinton Volunteer Fire Department is a local Community organization dedicated to providing quality Fire Suppression and Emergency Medical Care. Our staff is comprised of approximately 40 Active Volunteer Firefighter/EMT's who are trained to meet the same standards and competencies as the Career Firefighters who supplement our staffing. In addition to responding to your emergency services requirements in the greater Clinton area, we also provide mutual aid to the surrounding communities of Camp Springs, Morningside, Silesia, Friendly, Allentown, Oxon Hill, Forestville, Brandywine, Baden, Waldorf and Silver Hill. We are primarily a publicly funded non profit Corporation, dependent on your financial support. At the present time we operate an Engine Company, Truck Company and Water Supply Special Unit, as well as an Emergency Medical Services staff. Please continue your tour of our web page, see how we work, respond and train.
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Become a Clinton Volunteer
There are virtually thousands of reasons why people in communities all over the United States decide to become members of volunteer fire companies. Those members of our community who spend countless hours at work, have weekends filled with family and personal activities still find time to volunteer and get a sensation and fulfillment that is hard to find in today's world.
The volunteers in the State of Maryland are treated to the finest, most progressive training in the United States, and best of all, it's provided to you for FREE! For an overview of the curriculum for the Fire and Rescue programs, visit the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute website.
Membership in the Clinton VFD is not limited to just those individuals who are primarily interested in fire suppression or proving emergency medical services. Our organization is always looking for Associate Members that provide their time and services to ensure our department is operating efficiently.
Free Training - available to all members through the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute as well as the National Fire Academy in Emmittsburg, MD.
Tax Break - Members who reside in Maryland are extended a $3,500 tax break
Retirement - After completing 25 years of qualified service volunteers are eligible to receive a cash award after reaching age 65. Members must earn a minimum number of points per year to be eligible.
Scholarships - Available through various county and state organizations to members in good standing
Fulfillment/Satisfaction - Help your community and build lifelong friendships
If your at least 16 years of age, your eligible for an Associate or Active (Operational) membership. All members are required to undergo a comprehensive background investigation before your application is presented to the membership body for approval.
Membership information and forms are available here.