Recent Calls
Thu. Apr 15th 2021
136 Engine and 136 Truck responded to the trailer court on Schwabe Street for a report of an explosion upon arrival it was un founded and all units returned to service.
Wed. Apr 14th 2021
136 Engine responded to an automatic fire alarm at the Freeland Elderly Apartments in the 200 block of Centre Street. Upon arrival it was determined to be a cooking incident and no fire.
Tue. Apr 13th 2021
136 Rescue responded to St. John's Road in Butler Twp to a reported structure fire.
Tue. Apr 13th 2021
136 Engine responded to the Freeland Elderly Apartments in the 500 block of Centre Street to assist EMS with a lift assist.
Sat. Apr 10th 2021
136 Station was dispatched for a possible structure fire in the area of Carbon and Adams Street. Upon arrival it was determined to be an open burn in Foster Twp and Foster Twp Fire Department were no...
News Headlines
Thu. Jan 21st 2021
Below is a link to the Freeland Fire Department 2020 video. Special Thanks to James Darvel for putting the video together.
Sun. Dec 27th 2020
Recently FFD held its Annual Meeting to elect officers for the 2021 term. This is the fifth year where FFD officers had to meet minimum requirements to hold their post and Firefighter 1 Pro Board Cer...
Sun. Dec 27th 2020
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These are some photos we recently received from a Freeland resident.
Thu. Dec 24th 2020
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Merry Christmas from all the members of the Freeland Fire Department and their families.
Sun. Dec 20th 2020
URGENT NEWS FROM THE NORTH POLE!!!!The Freeland Fire Department just got news from our inside person at the North Pole that Santa Claus is coming to town today and has asked the Fire Department to esc...
Apparatus
Engine 54 - Luzerne County 136 Rescue
1992 Seagrave 2000 gpm
Engine Co. designated for hydrant (supply) in Freeland Borough/MVA Response/Mutual Aid

2000 GPM Waterous Pump, 750 gallon water tank
6 portable radios
9 hand lights
1900 ft. of 5" LDH
500 ft. of 3" hose
2 - 200 ft. 2" preconnects with 1" smooth bore nozzles
1 - 150 ft. 2" preconnect with 1" smooth bore nozzle
1 - 200 ft. 2" preconnect with Elkhart SM30F automatic nozzle
2 - 150 ft. 2" preconnects with Elkhart SM30F automatic nozzles
1 - 100 ft. 2" preconnect with Elkhart SM30F automatic nozzle
1 - 150 ft. 3" set back line with gated wye
1 - 150 ft. 3" step gun with 1 3/8" smoth bore tip
1 - prepiped deck gun with 1 3/8" smooth bore tip
35 - gallons AFFF/ATC
10 - gallons class A foam
LDH Appliances - 4 inlet siamese, (2) distributors, hydrant adapters
Adapters - to all regional threads and 4" hose
5 - Scott 75 4500 PSI SCBA with spare cylinders
3 - sets of irons
2 - cans (PW)
1 - Partner K650 saw
1 - Milwaukee Sawzall
Various hooks
Various types and sizes of rope
Fixed and portable scene lighting
Vetter Air Bag System
Hurst Extrication System with spreaders, o-tool, and (2) rams
Res-Q-Jack Vehicle Stabilization System
2 - Hi-lift Jacks
Cribbing including step
1 - com-a-long with chain set
Hand tools
Engine 55 - Luzerne County 136 Engine
2011 KME Predator Panther 2000 GPM Pumper
KME Predator Panther Triple Combination Pumper

Full tilt aluminum cab with 12" raised roof/seating for six firefighter/four door cab with barrier doors/21,480 lb. front axle, 27,000 lb. rear axle/Rear Camera System

Engine - Caterpillar C9 425 hp; Transmission - Allison Model 3000 EVS

Waterous CSU-C20 2000 GPM Fire pump/Fire Research In Control Pressure Governor/Akron Intake Relief Valve/4 way priming valve/750 gallon water tank

4 suction intakes, engineers and officers side, front and rear, all controlled by individual valves

2 LDH Discharges, officers side and rear

3 - 2 1/2" discharges

CROSSLAYS -2 - 2" (150') and 1 - 3" crosslay for set back line (150')
REAR BED - All discharges to the front of the hose bed - (2) 2 1/2" discharges for 200' 2" preconnects; (1) 3" discharge for 200' 2 1/2" preconnect; (1) 3" discharge for 150' 3" set back line; (1) 3" discharge for 150' 3" preconnected step gun;

1875 of 5" supply hose
All 2" handlines equipped with smooth bore nozzles with 1" tips
2 1/2" handline equipped with smooth bore nozzle with 1 1/4" tip
All master stream appliances equipped with stack tips with 1 3/8" tip
2 - high rise packs with 100' of 2" hose and 1 of 3" line


High side compartments on engineers side, low side compartments on officer side, rear compartment, all Robinson Roll Up Doors

Onan 10,000 Watt GenSet, PTO /Hydraulic with with (4) Fire Research 1000 watt lights, cord reel, and receptacle

NFPA Compliant emergency light package/(2) 150 w brow lights/LED compartment lighting

TIC
5 Scott 75 SCBA 4500 PSI with spare cylinders
1 - LDH distributor
1- LDH Siamese
Adaptor to connect to all regional hydrants and hose threads
Low Level Strainer
Floating Strainer
Water Syphons - 4 1/2", 5", 6"
Elkhart Foam Nozzle and Eductor
20 Gallons of AFFF/ATC Foam
Pro Pak Foam System
Hurst Maverick Tool and Ram Set
Cribbing and step chocks
Porta Power
Absorbent
3 - sets of irons
1 - TNT Tool
1- Rabbit Tool Bag equipped with K tool and O tool
2 - 2.5 gallon pressurized water extinguishers (cans)
1 - Purple K Extinguisher (20 lb)
1 - ABC Extinguisher (20 lb)
1 - Smoke Ejector
1 - Echo Quik Vent Saw
1 - Stihl Chain Saw
Various Hooks and Tools
Ladder 57 - Luzerne County 136 Ladder
1998 Seagrave 100 ft. Aerial
Truck Co. for Freeland and Jeddo Boroughs and Designated Box Alarms

6 RIDING POSITIONS: Interior - Officer, Irons; Exterior - Engineer, VES
6 - portable radios
9 - hand lights
5- cans (PW)
Ground Ladders - 35", 24', 15'
Straight Ladders - 16', 16', 14'
Folding Ladder 10'
Saw Compliment - Partner 1200, Partner K950, Partner K650, (4) Quik Vent, Stihl Chain Saw. Milwaukee Sawzall, Milwaukee Worm Drive Circular Saw
1 - Milwaukee Power Drill and accessories
6- Scott 75 4500 PSI SCBA with spare cylinders
1 - Scott Pak Tracker
1 - TIC
1 - Rabbit Tool with two K tools
3 - bolt cutters various sizes
4 - sledge hammers
1 - Duckbill Padlock Breaker
1 - TNT Tool
3 - PPV (2 gas powered, 1 electric)
3 - negative pressure fans (smoke ejectors)
3 - sets of irons
1 - Halligan
2 - Newark 44 Tools

1 - Newark 44 Hook
1 - Jumbo Halligan (54")
2- officers tool
Kits - chimney, dry chemical bags, patch, roof, sprinkler, large area search, webbing, elevator emergency, wedge and door, and hand tools
10 - salvage tarps along with shovels, brooms, and ash buckets
Hooks - (4) NY 6' Steel, 6 New Yorker Traditional, (3) All Purpose, (1) Dry Wall, (1) Trash, (1) Boston Rake, (1) Eckert Hook, (1) Outside Vent
Roof and hole repair material
Stokes stretcher
Various sizes of cribbing
Various sizes and lengths of rope
Fixed and portable scene lighting
200 ft. of 3" hose
1 - ladder pipe with stack tips
Stand Pipe Pack with 2" hose and 1" smooth bore nozzle, Elkhart SM30F spare nozzle, gated wye, various tools
Utility 52 - Luzerne County 136 Utility
2007 Ford F-550 Utility
Support vehicle for all incidents/primary response for dewatering, EMS assists, traffic control, blocked roadways, utility emergencies

Porta-Power Kit
Assorted cribbing
Cutting torch and accessories
Irons
K-Tool
Rabbit Tool
Miscellaneous prybars and hand tools
2-Scott 75 SCBA with spare cylinders
Breathing air cascade system
MSA Multi Gas Detector
2 - portable radios
9- hand lights
Scene and portable lighting equipment
Smoke ejector and bar
2- Stihl Chain Saws
Milwaukee Electric Chain Saw
Miscellaneous brush fire equipment
Brush fire gear- helmets, coats, pants
4- Indian Tanks
Various shovels and brooms
Absorbent material
Hazardous materials mitigation equipment
2- Sump pumps and hose
Portable pump
Survivair Salvage Vacuum
4 lengths 1 1/2" hose
3 lengths of 3" hose
Various salvage tarps
Traffic control equipment
Purple K Extinguisher
Pressurized water extinguisher "can"
2- ladder belts
2- Elkhart SM30F Automatic Nozzles
Utility 56 - Luzerne County 136 ATV
2010 Polaris Ranger 6x6
Support vehicle for all incidents/primary response for off road emergency incidents, EMS assists, brush fires, search and rescue, utility emergencies

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