Due to the COVID-19 situation per President Fran Desmond The Delaware County Fire Police Association has cancelled all County Fire Police Meetings and Events until further notice. We need to think about our health and well being at this important time and stay inside unless we are absolutely needed. We still encourage our fire police to respond to emergency calls as we always have before but please remember that we need to keep ourselves safe and healthy first. Please remember the 6 foot rule and to wash your hands and face on a normal basis with soap and water as well as when returning from any and all calls. Keep some hand sanitizer with you in your vehicles if possible and for those of you with Traffic Units please keep a couple of extra bottles on hand so that every person on your unit as well as anyone touching your equipment can be able to be protected and safe during these times. We apologize for any inconvience that this may cause however it all comes down to SAFETY FIRST! We hope and pray that all of you stay safe and healthy during this time. Please feel free to contact Fran Desmond if you should need any assistance during this time as well.

January 28, 2020

Media borough is requesting assistance with their annual 5K run Friday June 19th at 1900 hours. Fire police that can participate and help with this event are requested to meet at the Media Police Station located at 301 North Jackson Street Media PA 19063 at 1730 hrs. For any further information, questions, or concerns feel free to contact Stephen Edwards 610-842-7238 or Fran Desmond 484-433-5925.

  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Events
January 22, 2020

The March meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 11th, 2020 at the Reliance Hook & Ladder Fire Company located at 1661 Mill Road in Upper Chichester, PA 19061. The Board meeting will start at 1900 hours and the Regular meeting will start at 1930 hours. Looking forward to seeing everyone there.

  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Meetings
December 12, 2019

Wishing everyone a Happy and Safe Holiday Season. Please remember to stay warm and stay safe as we go through this holiday season. Since the weather is going crazy, one day really cold and one day warm, please remember to dress appropriately for the weather and we hope to see everyone at the January meeting.

December 6, 2019

The January meeting will be held on January 8, 2020 at the Garretford-Drexel Hill Fire Company located at 323 Edmonds Ave, Drexel Hill, PA 19026. The board meeting will begin at 19:00 (7:00 PM) and the general meeting will begin at 19:30 (7:30 PM). We hope to see everyone there to start the new year off together happy and safely.

  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Meetings
November 21, 2019

Brookhaven Borough Police Department is requesting assistance with the yearly holiday parade on Saturday November 23, 2019. All fire police officers that can assist will meet at Victor Avenue and Upland Road in front of Our Lady Of Charity School at 13:00 (1:00 PM). Any questions please contact Police Chief Matthew Kurten at mkurten@brookhavenpolice.com.

  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Events
November 19, 2019

Memorial services with be held for Bob Allen Friday, November 22nd, 2019 from 6 PM to 9 PM and Saturday November 23rd. 2019 from 9 AM to 10:45 AM at the BVM Church located at 1101 Main Street in Darby with interment at Holy Cross Cemetery. Members are asked to wear class “A” uniforms in the event the family would like an Honor Guard for Friday and Saturday. Also, a request for traffic control has also been requested for Saturday. Please contact Paul Blanford 610-299-2486 if you are available either or both days.

Parkside Fire Company will be celebrating their 100th anniversary and hosting the Last Delaware County Fireman’s Association Parade on October 5th, 2019. Fire Police are being requested by Mayor Thomas Deitman for the parade route and to be at the staging areas during the event. Line-up and judging of apparatus will be located on E. Elkington Avenue in Chester Park and the parade will start from that point at 12 pm noon and wind it’s way through the borough of Parkside and end at the firehouse located at W. Roland Road and Norfolk Lane. Apparatus that will be staying for the event will be staging at Our Lady of Charity Church after the parade. Fire Police are being requested to arrive at the Elementary School lot located at 2 E. Forestview Road at 10:30 am to meet with the Mayor and get assignments. They will need approximately 15 Fire Police officers for this event. The event will run from 11 AM until 5 PM. Letter will be posted upon receipt from Mayor’s office, will be made available if needed on the day of the parade as well. Any questions please contact Fire Police Lieutenant Stephen Edwards at 610-842-7238.

  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Events
August 16, 2019

Upper Chichester Police is requesting assistance with the annual Community Day Parade and Fireworks on September 1, 2019. The parade will be from 12:30 P – 2 PM. Any fire police that can help are asked to meet at the Auto Zone on Chichester Avenue between 12 PM and 12:30 to get your assignments. Fireworks for that night will be held at Furey Road Field from 7 PM till finished usually around 10:30 PM . Fire police assisting should meet at Furey Road at 6 PM for assignments. Any questions please feel free to contact Upper Chichester Fire Police Gulio Gaspero at 610-636-9050.

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  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Events

Tinicum Township Police Department is requesting fire police to assist with traffic control for the annual Yacht Stock on Saturday October 5, 2019 from 1:00 PM – 10:00 PM (13:00 hrs. – 22:00 hrs.). Anyone that can assist with this event please contact Tinicum Township Fire Police Capt. Jessie Francis at 610-496-8198.

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  • Author: Stephen Edwards
  • Category: Events