2015JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecTotal
2015JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecTotal
Fire129116102115130131347
EMS213201195192256270609
Total342 317297 307386401956

Welcome to Loveland Symmes Fire Department

Jun
23
2015

NEFC Training

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Last week NEFC crews gathered at Station 61 for hose deployment training. Crews went through practical scenarios & discussed possible hazards on the fireground. This was also another great opportunity for crews to familiarize each other with the different types of layouts & equipment on each department’s apparatus.
Jun
19
2015

Rest in Peace, Officer Sonny Kim

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Our deepest condolences go out to the family of Officer Sonny Kim as well as the entire Cincinnati Police Department. As many of you know, Officer Kim made the ultimate sacrifice this morning serving the people of the city he protected for 27 years. It is truly a sad day, that we have lost a
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Jun
11
2015

Hometown Hero

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Congrats to LSFD ESU Member Dean Osborne for being recognized by the Cincinnati Reds as the Hometown Hero this past week at the ball game. Dean is a U.S. Navy Veteran Sgt! THANKS FOR YOUR SERVICE THEN AND NOW DEAN!
Jun
11
2015

Touch-A-Truck In Sharonville

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This past Monday FF/Medic Bruce Hawk took R61 over to the Sharonville Convention Center for the Annual Touch-A-Truck event put on by SFD. R61 was one of 30 exhibits at the event with close to a 1000 people in attendance. We were  honored to be asked by SFD to participate & we look forward to
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Jun
11
2015

Unit 1 Brush Fire

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Last Friday on Unit 1 day LSFD units were dispatched for a dumpster fire, upon arrival Q62 reported a brush fire. A landscaping company had a dump truck load of straw that caught on fire, the straw was dumped along the fence line were it continued to burn. District Chief Frye arrived on scene and
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Jun
5
2015

FEMA Training

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This past week Captain Stelle traveled to the FEMA Center for Domestic Preparedness in Anniston, AL to take a three day course called field force extrication tactics. The class was comprised of firefighters and police officers from all across the country learning how to extricate protesters from all the current devices being used. This class
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Jun
5
2015

Auto Accident I-71

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Loveland-Symmes crews responded this morning to a 4-car auto accident on I-71. Deputy Chief Blum (Chief 6003) quickly established command once on scene and advised that one patient needed to be extricated from their vehicle. Rescue 61 extricated and transferred the patient to the medics on scene. Two patients were transported to the hospital and
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Jun
5
2015

Rescue Training

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Members of the Loveland-Symmes Fire Department completed their monthly training this morning at station 61. Crews wrapped up their rope rescue techniques from last month, and focused on confined space rescue, entry control, lockout/tag out procedures, air monitoring, ventilation, lower/haul systems, and supplied air rescue systems. They reviewed many different techniques and talked about the
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Jun
3
2015

Structure Fire At Chapelwood Apartments

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Yesterday LSFD & Mutual Aid units were dispatched to Chapelwood Apartments for a structure fire. Chief Huber was first onscene & had command, he reported fire & smoke coming from the roof vents on the Alpha/Bravo corner. E63 came into the scene established a supply line & pulled a handling to the front door &
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