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LOCAL AGENCIES PARTNER TO FORM SJC SENIOR FALLS PREVENTION PROGRAM

  LOCAL AGENCIES PARTNER TO FORM ST. JOHNS COUNTY SENIOR FALLS PREVENTION PROGRAM   Falls are the leading cause of injury death for older adults, and can threaten seniors safety and independence.  With or without injury, falls generate enormous economic and personal costs.  A growing number of older adults fear falling, and as a result, self-limit activities and social […]

SJCFR Responds to Commercial Structure Fire on Monday

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

Date: 5/21/2013 Time: 8:00am Incident Type: Commercial Structure Fire St. Johns County Fire Rescue (SJCFR) responded to a reported commercial structure fire in the 2000 block of US1  South the Bono’s Barbeque at approximately 11 pm Monday. Upon arrival on scene crews found flames showing from the chimney of the structure and within the interior of the […]

SJCFR Responds to Industrial Fire in East St. Johns Ave Area

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

St. Johns County Fire Rescue and the Putnam County Fire Department responded to a reported industrial fire at a potato processing plant in the 300 blk of East St. Johns Ave at approximately 3:15 am Saturday.  Upon arrival on scene crews found multiple warehouse type structures heavily involved in fire.  Firefighters confirmed that the structure […]

Special Presentation to SJCFR and SJC Beach Services

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  Date: 5/4/13 Time: 1:00pm Event Type: Special Presentation St. Johns County Fire Rescue (SJCFR) and St. Johns County Beach Services were presented today with a Handicap Beach Chair donated by The Beaches Council for the Disabled. The chair will be used to assist disabled citizens who want to enjoy SJC Beaches.  The chair is […]

Over 3000 SJC Students Trained in Hands Only CPR & AED!

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

In late 2012, St. Johns County Fire Rescue began a project in conjunction with the St. Johns County School District and the American Heart Association with a goal to teach every 2013 graduating senior “Hands Only CPR & AED.  As you can imagine this was a serious undertaking that required numerous hours of planning and […]

SJCFR Announces Special Recognition National Telecommunications Week

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

Each year, the second full week of April is dedicated to the men and women who serve as Public Safety Telecommunicators. This recognition places an emphasis on the dedication and professionalism of the seemingly nameless and faceless individuals that are our “first” first responders, helping to save countless lives and coordinate the emergency response of […]

Firefighters Respond to Vessel Accident in South Ponte Vedra Blvd

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

St. Johns County Fire Rescue responded to a reported vessel aground in the 3000 block of South Ponte Vedra Blvd at approximately 11:45 Monday evening. Upon arrival on scene crews found a sailing vessel aground on the beach with two occupants on board. Firefighters made contact with the two occupants and assisted them through the […]

St. Johns County Fire Rescue Partners with Gears for Years to Collect 100 Bikes for Donation to Local Children

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Residents wishing to help St. Johns County Fire Rescue and Gears for Years donate 100 bikes to local children are encouraged to drop off bikes, new helmets, and bike locks at any local fire station by April 15. Bicycles of all sizes are accepted and do not have to be in working order to be […]

St. Johns County Fire Rescue Responds to Residential Structure Fire

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

St. Johns County Fire Rescue responded to residential structure fire this morning at approximately 05:45 AM in the 1900 block of Carter Rd..  Units responding to the fire were Engine 14, Engine 12, Engine 16, Haz-Mat 16, Squad 5, Rescue 14, Tanker 4, Tanker 8, Tanker 14, Battalion 2 and Battalion 3.    First arriving units […]

Firefighters for Families Accepting Donations to Help Families in Need

St. Johns County Fire Rescue

St. Johns County Fire Rescue (SJCFR) and Firefighters for Families (FF4F) are gearing up for our annual “Wonder of the Holidays” toy and food donation drive and we need your help. As Christmas approaches, we are running very short on our food drive supplies. If you are willing and have the ability Firefighters for Families needs your help in our […]