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The mission of the Pocomoke City Fire Company is to protect the lives and property of Pocomoke City and its surrounding area, through emergency response, education, and prevention.

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History of the 5th St. Firehouse

The PCVFC has known several locations over the years. Our first firehouse, built on Willow St., was itself a victim of the massive downtown fire of 1922. It’s replacement was built in the same footprint, but with the era of motorized apparatus it was quickly outgrown. In 1937, Chief Fred Henderson began a search for a suitable location to build a modern fire station. Read more to learn the rest of the story.

Latest News

House fire on Cedar Street

On March 3rd, the PCVFC and surrounding companies were dispatched to the 700 block of Cedar St for a house on fire. Initial reports were a kitchen fire with extension. Tower 1 and Engine 102 arrived simultaneously and went to work.

Mar 3, 2024

Kitchen Grease Fire Damages Home

The PCVFC and surrounding companies were dispatched to 2300 Blk of Worcester Highway for a reported house fire. The caller advised there was a grease fire in the kitchen.

Apr 16, 2023

PCVFC visits PES for Fire Prevention Day

The PCVFC visits the students and staff of PES for Fire Prevention Day

Oct 14, 2022

PCVFC responds to vehicle into Building

On 7/29/22 the PCVFC responded to the report of a vehicle crashed into the front of First Shore Federal on Market street. When units arrived, they observed a vehicle in the parking lot with front end damage and structural exterior damage to the bank. After further examination the decision was made to shore up the bank’s awning where it’s support had been knocked away by the vehicle to prevent any further damage and make the building safer for further repairs.

Jul 29, 2022

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Recent Calls

Fri May, 17 2024 @ 13:40

Nature: Alarms - Residential (Single) - Smoke detector

Location: 606 9Th St

Address: 606 9Th St

City: Pocomoke, MD 21851

Thu May, 16 2024 @ 08:54

Nature: Vehicle Fire

Location: 1206 Old Virginia Rd

Address: 1206 Old Virginia Rd

City: Pocomoke, MD 21851

Thu May, 16 2024 @ 08:20

Nature: Vehicle Accident

Location: Cathell Rd/Ocean Pkwy - (410) 511-

Address: 11191 Cathell Rd Ocean Pkwy

City: Berlin, MD 21811

Wed May, 15 2024 @ 09:35

Nature: Structure Fire

Address: 7480 Pocomoke River Rd

City: Pocomoke, MD

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