Recent Events

Scarsdale Fire Department
The Scarsdale Fire Department was dispatched to an automatic fire alarm on Stonewall Lane. Responding units received an update from the homeowner, who reported an active fire, just prior to arrival. Firefighters worked aggressively to confine and extinguish the fire, which affected parts of each level of the home. There were no injuries. (Jon Thaler Photo - March, 24, 2017)
The Scarsdale Fire Department responded to a home on Kelwynne Road for a dumpster fire. Firefighters confined the fire, preventing it from spreading to the adjacent structure. The dumpster was full of construction materials, which were removed to complete extinguishment. (March 9, 2017)
Scarsdale Fire Department
Scarsdale Fire Department
Probationary Firefighters Andrew Bratton, Matthew Detone, and Bruce Pappas (left to right) were sworn in at a ceremony at the Public Safety Building. The new members will be detailed to the Career Fire Academy at the Westchester County Fire Training Center for the next eighteen weeks. (March 7, 2017)
The Scarsdale Fire Department was dispatched to an unknown type fire on Black Birch Lane. First-arriving units found an unoccupied home well-involved in fire. Firefighters endured freezing temperatures as they battled the blaze through the early morning hours. There were no injuries. (March 5, 2017)
Scarsdale Fire Department
Scarsdale Fire Department
Four members of the Scarsdale Fire Department participated in a course at the Westchester County Fire Training Center designed to improve skills for mitigating flammable liquid spills and fires. (October 18, 2016)
The Scarsdale Fire Fair is held annually in conjunction with National Fire Prevention Week. Among this year's fire prevention demonstrations, a member of our audience volunteered to demonstrate the proper use of a fire extinguisher to suppress small fires. (Jon Thaler Photo - October 15, 2016)
Scarsdale Fire Department
Scarsdale Fire Department
Scarsdale Fire, Police, and EMS members honored the memory of those lost in the attacks on September 11, 2001 at an annual ceremony in front of the Public Safety Building. (Jon Thaler Photo - September 11, 2016)
Five members of the Scarsdale Fire Department participated in the Peekskill Police and Fire 5K. Proceeds from the event benefited local scholarships to be awarded in memory of Detective Charles Wassil and Firefighter Kevin Bristol. (September 10, 2016)
Scarsdale Fire Department
Scarsdale Fire Department
The Scarsdale Fire Department responded to a home on Wynmor Road that was struck by a concrete pump truck that had tipped over as it poured a foundation for an adjacent home. There were no injuries. (Jon Thaler Photo - August 29, 2016)