The first half of the 2014 calendar year has kept Croton's Bravest busy. The 190 incidents we have handled range from the routine, such as car accidents, fire alarms and CO investigations, to the more advanced, such as structure fires and hazardous materials incidents.
The department answers each call with over 130 volunteers, bringing an average to each incident of about sixteen members. We operate ... (Full Story & Photos)
A strong line of thunderstorms rolled through the area this evening, bringing heavy rains, wind and dangerous lightning. At 5:15 PM, Croton's Bravest were dispatched to Lexington Drive for a house struck by lightning and filling with smoke.
With this incident occurring in the known low water pressure area of Harmon, and because our Tower Ladder 44 remains out of service for repairs, Ossining Ladder ... (Full Story & Photos)
Croton-on-Hudson FD volunteers were called to assist Millwood FD and New Castle PD with a missing youth on Monday. Answering the call for assistance were Car 2081, Car 2083, Rescue 18 and two dozen CFD volunteers.
The 15 Year Old, whose family is part of the Millwood FD and Croton EMS, left his home off of Route 133 during the morning, prompting family, friends, Millwood FD and NCPD to start searching ... (Full Story & Photos)
Summertime means one thing - Driver Training and Re-Qualification time at the Croton-on-Hudson Fire Department.
Taking advantage of the great weather this past week, members of Washington Engine Company conducted a drafting drill on Sunday the 29th, near Croton Landing. Here, aspiring drivers and current drivers took turns conducting several pumping evolutions. With half of Croton's district lacking ... (Full Story & Photos)
Around 8:45 AM this Thursday, a Full Department Response was dispatched to a home on Hale Hollow Road in the Town of Cortlandt. Within minutes, three Engines, the Tanker and the Rescue - along with Car 2084 (Deputy Chief G. Munson) were responding.
On the arrival of Car 2084, he reported nothing showing from the exterior of the home and established "Hale Hollow Command." Less than a minute later, ... (Full Story & Photos)
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