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2019 Incidents
January 47
February 45
March 40
April 37
May 41
June 35
July 62
August 36
September 62
October 54
November 53
December 47
Total 559

2018 Incidents
January 65
February 36
March 29
April 81
May 62
June 31
July 47
August 47
September 60
October 68
November 53
December 32
Total 611

2017 Incidents
January 30
February 44
March 53
April 53
May 46
June 53
July 60
August 50
September 62
October 54
November 53
December 38
Total 596

2016 Incidents
January 34
February 61
March 34
April 48
May 40
June 34
July 44
August 51
September 55
October 54
November 34
December 43
Total 532

2015 Incidents
January 40
February 54
March 33
April 48
May 53
June 32
July 49
August 55
September 39
October 44
November 44
December 47
Total 538

2014 Incidents
January 46
February 41
March 31
April 48
May 38
June 41
July 57
August 40
September 43
October 65
November 40
December 33
Total 523

Previous Incidents
2004 383
2005 360
2006 438
2007 419
2008 505
2009 518
2010 550
2011 524
2012 549
2013 534
2014 523
2015 538
2016 532
2017 596
2018 611

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One Car Rollover on Old Potsdam Parishville Road

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, January 05

On Sunday, January 5th 2019 at 2249 hours, Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Rescue, and County Car 36 were dispatched to respond to the vicinity of 699 Old Potsdam Parishville Road for a one car roll over. At the time of call, Central Dispatch advised that power lines were down in the area and that the patient was not entrapped. At 2252 hours, Engine 80 (S. Corbett) responded followed shortly after by Rescue ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Icy Roads Lead to Tractor Trailer Sideways on State Highway 56

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 30

On Monday December 30th 2019, the icy weather made it a busy morning in the North Country. At 1023 hours, Potsdam Fire was dispatched to respond in the vicinity of 6817 State Highway 56 for a reported tractor trailer stuck across the road blocking traffic in both directions. Past Chief David McGregor arrived on scene shortly after initial dispatch and advised that Route 11 Trucking is going to be ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Electrical Problem in the Lower Cheel Arena Parking Lot

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 29

On Sunday, December 29th 2019, at 0158 hours, Potsdam fire was contacted by Clarkson Safety & Security for a small electrical fire at the base of a light pole in the Lower Cheel Arena Parking Lot. At 0158 hours, Engine 49 (J. Robar) responded and arrived on scene at 0203 hours. Clarkson security met Potsdam Fire on scene and directed them to the base of a light pole where the electrical fire was. ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mutual Aid to Pierrepont

Fire Driver Jerry Robar, December 26

On Thursday December 26, 2019 the Potsdam Fire Department was requested by Pierrepont Fire Department to respond with manpower to the scene of a house fire on the Post Road in the town of Pierrepont. The mutual aid request came at 8:28 AM and Rescue 14 responded with manpower at 8:36 AM. Once on scene, Potsdam firefighters assisted with fire suppression, and overhaul operations. Potsdam fire was ... (Full Story)


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Firefighters Respond to Structure Fire in Norwood

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 23

On Monday, December 23rd 2019, Norwood firefighters were called to a fire on South Main Street in Norwood. Norwood 30-1 confirmed a working fire and requested Potsdam Fire with the tower and manpower to the scene. At 2158 hours, Engine 48 (B. Andrus), Tower 5 (J. Corbett) and Rescue 14 (J. Farnsworth) responded and arrived on scene at 2203 hours.

Potsdam's Tower 5 operated at the front of the structure ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Two Car Motor Vehicle Accident with Extrication on South Canton Road

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 20

On Friday, December 20th 2019, at 1546 hours, Potsdam Fire and Potsdam Rescue were dispatched to the vicinity of 500 South Canton Road for a reported two car motor vehicle accident. Further information revealed the accident was serious with entrapment. At 1549 hours, Engine 80 (J. Keleher) responded, followed shortly by Rescue 14 (S. Corbett) responded and arrived on scene at 1558 hours.

On scene, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Mutual Aid to Norwood for Structure Fire

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 19

On Thursday, November 19th 2019, Norwood Fire, Potsdam Rescue, and County Car 16 were dispatched to 336 Lakeshore Drive for a reported structure fire. West Potsdam Fire was dispatched to respond one tanker to the scene and an engine to set up draft at the boat launch. Norfolk Fire was dispatched to respond engine, tanker, and man power. At 2236 hours, Potsdam Fire was dispatched to respond manpower ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Motor Vehicle Accident on Old Potsdam Parishville Road

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 03

On Tuesday, December 3rd 2019, at 1031 hours, Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Rescue, and County Car 7 were dispatched in the vicinity of 812 Old Potsdam Parishville Road for a car into a tree with airbag deployment. The caller stated he was not injured and out of the vehicle. At 1037 hours, Potsdam Fire Engine 80 (J. Corbett) responded and arrived on scene at 1042 hours.

Firefighters provided traffic control ... (Full Story & Photos)

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Motor Vehicle Accident on State Highway 345

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, December 01

On Sunday, December 1st 2019, at 1923 hours, Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Rescue, and County Car 7 were dispatched in the vicinity of 132 State Highway 345 for a two car motor vehicle accident with an unknown extent of injuries. People were reported to be out of the vehicles at the time of the call. 36-1 (T. Jerome) responded at the time of alarm. At 1925 hours, Potsdam Fire Engine 49 (R. Crowe) and Rescue ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Icy Roads Lead to One Car Roll Over on Hatch Road

Fire Driver Mark Maroney, November 29

On Friday, November 29th 2019, at 0804 hours, Potsdam Fire, Potsdam Rescue, and County Car 7 were dispatched to the vicinity of 343 Hatch Road for a one car rollover, car on roof. Potsdam Police arrived on scene and advised that the operator was out of the vehicle. At 0809 hours, Engine 80 (S. Corbett) responded as response time was delayed due to the roads being iced over. Shortly after, 36-3 (Dan ... (Full Story & Photos)

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