T.F.R.D. Receiving New Thermal Imaging Cameras

Posted on: 08/28/2015


The Toledo Fire & Rescue Department recently received several of the new Bullard ECLIPSE LDX thermal imaging camera for familiarization. These T.I.C.’s employ the latest technology being equipped with I.C.E. software (image contrast enhancement) which sharpens the distinction between objects and…

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T.F.R.D. in Firehouse Magazine Survey

Posted on: 08/11/2015


In recent surveys in Firehouse Magazine, the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department placed among the busiest departments and apparatus in the country. In the July 2015 issue of Firehouse magazine, the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department was in 51st place…

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Another busy weekend for T.F.R.D.

Posted on: 06/29/2015


This past Saturday’s torrential rains, high winds and power outages helped to create a busy weekend for T.F.R.D. The three day period from Friday through Sunday saw approximately 571 incidents. Mix in three structure fires and a mutual aid Hazardous…

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T.F.R.D. Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: 06/26/2015


Six members of the Toledo Fire & Rescue Department were promoted today in a ceremony held in Toledo City Council Chambers at One Government Center. Promoted to Captain during this 9 a.m. ceremony was Lieutenant Thomas J. Kalucki. He was…

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Suspect Attempts to Assault Firefighters

Posted on: 06/18/2015


This morning, at approximately 5 a.m., an assailant entered the back of  T.F.R.D ambulance, Medic 23, as it was backing into quarters. The assailant charged toward the firefighters in the crew cab who were able to exit the vehicle. As…

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