Ocean City Fire Department’s Second Academy Session to Commence Late September

OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND – (September 28, 2015): The Ocean City Fire Department’s second full-time academy began on Monday, September 28, 2015. The eight week academy, which is required for all new full-time staff members, will primarily take place at Fire Department Headquarters, incorporating hands-on learning experiences throughout the town and county. The educational training will…

Emergency Responders Make Multiple Rescues Due to Dangerous Rip Currents

OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND – (September 29, 2015): Treacherous surf conditions resulted in an afternoon scare in Ocean City yesterday, September 28.  Despite public advisories to stay out of the surf until spring, first responders made multiple rescues for swimmers in distress. Emergency personnel from Ocean City fire, beach patrol and police departments responded to 33rd…