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Firefighters to Take Smoke Detectors Door-to-Door in Deale Community on Saturday

From Anne Arundel County Fire Department spokesman Keith Swindle:   As a result of the tragic house fire on East Marshall Avenue in Deale Thursday morning, members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department will be going door to door this Saturday to remind residents to check their smoke alarms.  Beginning at approximately 10:00 a.m. […]

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February 2014: Southern District Police Officers of the Month

On February 9, 2014 at 10:16 p.m. Officer Kevin Anderson #1899 and Officer Keith Buscemi #1904 responded to an address on E. Bay Front Rd. for a report of a 60 year old male that was unconscious and not breathing. Upon arrival both officers immediately began checking the victim for vital signs with negative results. […]

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Fire Department Changes May Be Good for Galesville Home Insurance Rates

Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman announced a plan to reorganize some Anne Arundel County Fire Department structures over the next 90 days. The plan was prepared by acting Fire Department Chief Michael Cox. One component of the plan could help the Galesville community, Cox said on Saturday via email. The restructuring, announced by Neumann […]

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Fire Finds Deceased Person Under Water on Residential Pier in Selby Bay

Update (March 30, 12:30 p.m.): Lt. James Fredericks of the Anne Arundel County Police Department confirmed to the South River Source that the victim in Turkey Point on Friday died of a self-inflicted wound. Police do not put out media releases for such incidents. Our condolences to the family. If you or anyone you know […]

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Woodland Beach Firefighter Injured in Car Crash Enroute to Snow Storm Shift

Update (March 7, 2013): The volunteer firefighter involved in Tuesday’s crash continues to receive treatment at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center. He continues to make great improvements. Original post (March 5, 2013): Around 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Anne Arundel County Fire Department personnel responded to a car crash at the main crossroads in […]

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Anne Arundel Fire Promotes Five, Including 14 Year Edgewater Veteran

Anne Arundel County Fire Department Chief John Robert Ray promoted five members of the department during a ceremony on Thursday. Two were promoted to Captain and three promoted to Lieutenant. “This is a major step for these individuals who will now have a supervisory, or an increased level of managerial responsibility, over other emergency responders […]

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