• KirklandJuly 1, 2014 -  The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 3530 Kirkland Ave. Upon arrival crews found heavy smoke and flames coming from the home's

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  • July 28, 2013 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a possible structure fire in the 6400 block of High Point Dr. Upon arrival crews found fire and smoke coming from the rear of the home extending into the attic areas of the structure. Firefighters made an aggressive interior attack on

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  • Hiring1July 8, 2013 - Today, with the support of Mayor Tom Henry, Fort Wayne Fire Department’s (FWFD) Fire

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  • July 4, 2013 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department was called to a possible structure fire at 6314 St. Joe Road just before 6 pm.  When the first crews arrived they were met by the home owner and occupants outside the one story structure who safely evacuated prior to the fire department's arrival. 

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  • July 31, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a reported house fire at 819 Home Ave.  Upon arrival crews found heavy smoke and fire coming from the two story residential structure.  No one was home at the time of the blaze that took 58 minutes to bring under control.  The

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  • July 26, 2012 - With Allen County Board of Commissioners announcing the lift of the current countywide burn ban beginning tomorrow, the Fort Wayne Fire Department would like to reiterate what this means for Fort Wayne

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  • July 19, 2012 -  Four people escaped serious injury after escaping a house fire early this morning.  The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a reported house fire with people trapped at 3737 South Barr Street.  Crews arrived in less than a minute from the initial call to find fire venting

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  • July 14, 2012 -  The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to multiple calls of an explosion with a house leveled at 1701 Bayer Ave.  Crews arrived within minutes to confirm the reports.  One person was home at the time and was already pulled to safety when firefighters arrived. That individual

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  • July 14, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a reported brush fire at Shoaff Park. Upon arrival crews identified the large fire to the storm debris collection site in the park where heavy flames were visible. Firefighters witnessed the fire's encroachment to the forest directly

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  • Are you considering becoming a Fort Wayne Firefighter?  One of the best ways to pursue this job is to learn more about it.  The Fort Wayne Fire Department (FWFD) will be hosting several Hiring Informational Open Houses.   

    Our Informational Open Houses are designed to provide interested

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  •  July 2, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 429 W. Maple Grove.  Upon arrival crews found the rear of the structure fully involved extending to the siding of both neighboring houses on each side.  Firefighters were able to contain the blaze and limit the

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  • July 5, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 1235 Dodge Ave.  When crews arrived they found smoke coming from the rear of the structure.  Fire was found in an exterior wall of the home and was quickly extinguished.  No one was home at the time of the blaze, but

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  • July 4, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a possible structure fire at 335 W. Creighton.  Upon arrival crews found smoke coming from the second floor of the home.  Crews made entry and found fire in a second floor bedroom.  The fire was quickly contained without any extension

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  • OldMillRd 7.2.2012 
    July 2, 2012 - It took several hours to gain control of a house fire at 4802 Old Mill Road.  When crews first arrived on scene they found fire on the first

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  • Fire7.2.2012

    July 2, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a possible structure fire at 1825 Alliger.  Upon arrival crews

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  • June 30, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department was able to quickly extinguish a fire in an upstairs bedroom at 1219 Huffman Street.  Crews quickly gained entry to the structure and were able to locate, contain and extinguish the blaze.  No one was home at the time of the fire and no injuries

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  • sturgis

    June 28, 2012 - The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to a possible structure fire at 611 Sturgis St.  Upon arrival crews found

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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department will promote two firefighters to the rank of Captain/Instructor at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 4, 2008, in the City Clerk's Office, Room 122, City-County Building, 100 East Main Street.

    The firefighters to be promoted are Bryan Peterson and Christopher Walker.   They

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  • Lutheran Children's Hospital is partnering with Riley Hospital for Children to launch the Kids dart. Drive Smart. campaign in Allen County.  Kids dart. Drive Smart. is a concentrated effort to engage the community and encourage drivers to reduce their speed during the summer and back-to-school

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  • Fort Wayne Fire and Police Departments along with the International Association of Fire Fighters Local 124 are sending five firefighters and one police officer to Maplewood, Mo., outside of St. Louis, to attend and participate in funeral services and memorial events for Ryan Hummert, a

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