Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Probationary Firefighters Celebrate Milestone

Probationary Firefighters celebrate a milestone today as they achieve the rank of Firefighter with the department.
The culmination of a one-year hiring process, Probationary Firefighters have successfully completed an initial 16-week Recruit Academy and subsequent hands-on and competency-based testing in fire suppression, emergency medical services, search and rescue, and hazardous materials operations. 


Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Requests for Service Report - April 2018

TFD Incidents by Initial Dispatch Type
TFD - Incidents
April
1/1-4/30
2018
1/1-4/30
2017
Fire
96
360
355
Emergency Medical
3,130
12,583
12,375
All Other
(e.g. hazardous conditions, search and rescue, automatic fire alarms)
561
2,518
2,538
Total
3,787
15,461
15,268
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Mission: To Protect People, Property & the Environment

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Requests for Service Report - March 2018

TFD Incidents by Initial Dispatch Type
TFD - Incidents
March
2018 (YTD)
2017 (YTD)
Fire
105
264
271
Emergency Medical
3,327
9,452
9,399
All Other
(e.g. hazardous conditions, search and rescue, automatic fire alarms)
666
1,957
1,925
Total
4,098
11,673
11,595
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TFD Ladder with mission statement
Mission: To Protect People, Property & the Environment

Friday, March 23, 2018

Join us tomorrow for the free T-Town City Services Expo!

Join us at the free T-Town City Services Expo tomorrow, 3/24, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at the Tacoma Dome. TFD apparatus will be on display and we are conducting two live-rescue demonstrations of someone trapped in a car crash. Hope to see you there!



Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Request for Service Report - February 2018

TFD Incidents by Initial Dispatch Type
TFD - Incidents
February
2018 (YTD)
2017 (YTD)
Fire
80
159
187
Emergency Medical
2,815
6,125
6,260
All Other
(e.g. hazardous conditions, search and rescue, automatic fire alarms)
600
1,291
1,315
Total
3,495
7,575
7,762
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TFD Ladder with mission statement
Mission: To Protect People, Property & the Environment

Friday, March 9, 2018

T-Town: Play, Explore, Learn - City Service Expo March 24, 2018

If you’ve been wanting an opportunity to see a City of Tacoma vehicle up close, talk to City representatives about the work that they do, learn more about City operations through a hands-on activity, and find out about the many services the City offers, come to this event.

The 'T-Town: Play, Explore, Learn' City Services Expo is a FREE, fun, interactive community event hosted by the City of Tacoma featuring demonstrations and activities for the entire family.

The event is part of an ongoing effort to enhance the community's knowledge about the services delivered by the various departments at the City of Tacoma, educate the community about how City government works, and offer opportunities for community members to share ideas and feedback about how the City should utilize its resources.

We hope to see you there!

Monday, March 5, 2018

TFD is currently accepting applications for entry-level Firefighters, March 5-June 29, 2018.

Tacoma Fire Department (TFD) is currently seeking candidates interested in serving our community as firefighters.

This is your opportunity to join one of the most progressive, innovative and dynamic fire departments in the region.

If you would like to become a member of the TFD team, check out the details and complete the online job application. 

 apply here