PRESS RELEASES

OCFD Warns; Cold Temperatures Can Lead to Frozen Pipes

OCEAN CITY, MD – (December 28, 2017): With below freezing temperatures in the weekly forecast, the Ocean City Fire Department (OCFD) is hopeful that education and prevention will lead to a decrease in calls for frozen pipes in residential and commercial properties throughout the resort. Citizens in Ocean City and beyond should be reminded to follow…

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OCFD Rescue Swimmer’s Respond to Early Morning Rescue

Ocean City, Maryland – (August 2, 2017):  The Ocean City Fire Department responded to an early morning surf rescue today, August 2, in the area of North Division Street and the beach. The department’s rescue swimmers were dispatched at approximately 6:30 a.m. for swimmers in distress. Upon arrival, first responders learned that four swimmers had…

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Ocean City Fire Department Holding EMS Week Open House

Ocean City, Maryland – (May 18, 2017): The Ocean City Fire Department is opening its doors and inviting the public to come in and celebrate National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week on Sunday, May 21. Sticking with tradition, the OCFD Open House will focus on education, prevention and will also offer parents and children a…

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