2017 Total Calls

Incident_CodeDescriptionTotal Fire Loss 2017
111 Building fire 32
112 Fires in structure other than in a building 2
113 Cooking fire, confined to container 5
115 Incinerator overload or malfunction, fire confined1
118 Trash or rubbish fire, contained 1
130 Mobile property (vehicle) fire, Other 2
131 Passenger vehicle fire 2
140 Natural vegetation fire, Other 1
150 Outside rubbish fire, Other 6
154 Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire 3
160 Special outside fire, Other 2
163 Outside gas or vapor combustion explosion 1
173 Cultivated trees or nursery stock fire 1
300 Rescue, EMS incident, other 2704
322 Motor vehicle accident with injuries 41
323 Motor vehicle/pedestrian accident (MV Ped) 3
324 Motor Vehicle Accident with no injuries 7
350 Extrication, rescue, Other 1
353 Removal of victim(s) from stalled elevator 4
361 Swimming/recreational water areas rescue 3
364 Surf rescue 1
365 Watercraft rescue 5
372 Trapped by power lines 1
381 Rescue or EMS standby 1
400 Hazardous condition, Other 3
411 Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill 5
412 Gas leak (natural gas or LPG) 22
413 Oil or other combustible liquid spill 4
422 Chemical spill or leak 3
424 Carbon monoxide incident 3
440 Electrical wiring/equipment problem, Other 4
442 Overheated motor 2
444 Power line down 4
445 Arcing, shorted electrical equipment 4
460 Accident, potential accident, Other 1
463 Vehicle accident, general cleanup 39
500 Service Call, other 21
510 Person in distress, Other 3
511 Lock-out 1
520 Water problem, Other 2
522 Water or steam leak 3
531 Smoke or odor removal 9
551 Assist police or other governmental agency 3
554 Assist invalid 2
555 Defective elevator, no occupants 4
561 Unauthorized burning 27
571 Cover assignment, standby, moveup 6
611 Dispatched & cancelled en route 1
652 Steam, vapor, fog or dust thought to be smoke 1
653 Smoke from barbecue, tar kettle 1
700 False alarm or false call, Other 22
710 Malicious, mischievous false call, Other 3
715 Local alarm system, malicious false alarm 1
730 System malfunction, Other 1
731 Sprinkler activation due to malfunction 2
733 Smoke detector activation due to malfunction 4
735 Alarm system sounded due to malfunction 6
736 CO detector activation due to malfunction 2
740 Unintentional transmission of alarm, Other 5
741 Sprinkler activation, no fire - unintentional 3
743 Smoke detector activation, no fire - unintentional8
744 Detector activation, no fire - unintentional 4
745 Alarm system activation, no fire - unintentional 20
746 Carbon monoxide detector activation, no CO 5
900 Special type of incident, Other 2
911 Citizen complaint 1
3112EMS, Not Available 1
5001Service Call, (Smoke Detector) 8
5002Service Call, (CO Detector) 24
5003Service Call, (Electrical) 1
5004Service Call, (Investigate Odor) 13
6111Structure Fire - Dispatched and cancelled enroute 11
6114Alarm Detector Activate - Dispatched and cancelled10
6115Vehicle Accident - Dispatched and cancelled 2
6117Move Up and Cover - Dispatched and cancelled enrou1
6118Other - Dispatched and cancelled enroute 19
6119Auto Accident - Dispatched & cancelled en route 1
6200 Yearly Total 3188

2016 Annual Report

The South Milwaukee Fire Department has just posted the 2016 annual report.

Attached are pictures of the recent High Rise Fire Training of which South Milwaukee Fire participated. Milwaukee County Training Officers held training sessions for 4 weeks in Wauwatosa. All Milwaukee County Fire Departments participated in the training. Over 1100 firefighters and 130 command staff were trained on the new County Wide SOG.

2016 Call Summary

Incident TypeDescriptionCount Incident Type
total calls3270
300Rescue, EMS incident, other2735
561Unauthorized burning39
463Vehicle accident, general cleanup34
322Motor vehicle accident with injuries31
5002Service Call, (CO Detector)29
500Service Call, other28
700False alarm or false call, Other28
5004Service Call, (Investigate Odor)27
745Alarm system activation, no fire - unintentional22
111Building fire19
6114Alarm Detector Activate - Dispatched and cancelled19
743Smoke detector activation, no fire - unintentional17
551Assist police or other governmental agency15
6111Structure Fire - Dispatched and cancelled enroute15
6118Other - Dispatched and cancelled enroute14
555Defective elevator, no occupants13
531Smoke or odor removal11
113Cooking fire, confined to container10
5001Service Call, (Smoke Detector)9
412Gas leak (natural gas or LPG)8
440Electrical wiring/equipment problem, Other7
522Water or steam leak6
746Carbon monoxide detector activation, no CO6
154Dumpster or other outside trash receptacle fire5
150Outside rubbish fire, Other5
444Power line down4
735Alarm system sounded due to malfunction4
400Hazardous condition, Other4
324Motor Vehicle Accident with no injuries4
600Good intent call, Other4
140Natural vegetation fire, Other4
744Detector activation, no fire - unintentional4
445Arcing, shorted electrical equipment4
710Malicious, mischievous false call, Other3
542Animal rescue3
733Smoke detector activation due to malfunction3
552Police matter3
424Carbon monoxide incident3
510Person in distress, Other3
6115Vehicle Accident - Dispatched and cancelled3
571Cover assignment, standby, moveup3
131Passenger vehicle fire3
114Chimney or flue fire, confined to chimney or flue2
730System malfunction, Other2
141Forest, woods or wildland fire2
112Fires in structure other than in a building2
651Smoke scare, odor of smoke2
740Unintentional transmission of alarm, Other2
6119Auto Accident - Dispatched & cancelled en route2
911Citizen complaint2
550Public service assistance, Other2
652Steam, vapor, fog or dust thought to be smoke2
611Dispatched & cancelled en route2
5003Service Call, (Electrical)2
413Oil or other combustible liquid spill2
160Special outside fire, Other2
736CO detector activation due to malfunction2
151Outside rubbish, trash or waste fire2
200Overpressure rupture, explosion, overheat other1
6117Move Up and Cover - Dispatched and cancelled enrou1
411Gasoline or other flammable liquid spill1
622No Incident found on arrival at dispatch address1
650Steam, Other gas mistaken for smoke, Other1
420Toxic condition, Other1
441Heat from short circuit (wiring), defective/worn1
671HazMat release investigation w/no HazMat1
442Overheated motor1
360Water & ice-related rescue, other1
711Municipal alarm system, malicious false alarm1
715Local alarm system, malicious false alarm1
410Combustible/flammable gas/liquid condition, other1
356High-angle rescue1
734Heat detector activation due to malfunction1
352Extrication of victim(s) from vehicle1
460Accident, potential accident, Other1
553Public service1
350Extrication, rescue, Other1
331Lock-in (if lock out , use 511 )1
323Motor vehicle/pedestrian accident (MV Ped)1
142Brush or brush-and-grass mixture fire1
900Special type of incident, Other1
138Off-road vehicle or heavy equipment fire1