When a St. Peters family went to sleep Thursday evening, they had no idea they would awake to the sound of neighbors warning them to get out of the house. The family quickly evacuated the home and called 911.


We’ve been busy celebrating four recent promotions at Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR). Engineers Brad Day and Allan Gacki In this new role, Brad Day and Allan Gacki are responsible for driving and operating the fire truck during emergency situations. Captains Don Shaffer and Jake Taylor As captains, Don Shaffer and Jake Taylor are responsible […]


A generous gift from one locally owned business will help firefighters with Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) continue their CCFR Community Outreach efforts, which help residents get back on their feet in the aftermath of fires and other emergencies, and supports other community programs.


In early May, Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) firefighters received a call about a residential basement fire. Crews arrived on the scene within minutes to find all residents gathered safely outdoors. All residents but one, that is. One of the residents told firefighters their cat was still inside, and the CCFR crew immediately started […]


May 13. It is a day that Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) Assistant Chief Brian Ochs will never forget. Nearly 50 years ago, on May 13, 1969, two St. Charles Township Volunteer firefighters were tragically killed in a fire truck accident. On May 13, 2018, Ochs will honor these friends as he hangs up […]


May is National Electrical Safety Month!


St. Peters residents will soon be able to learn a new life-saving skill, when paramedics from Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) begin teaching a Heartsaver CPR AED class later this spring.


At approximately 4 a.m. on Monday, April 23 Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) responded to a semi-truck fire on the eastbound entrance ramp to Interstate Highway 70 at Veterans Memorial Parkway and Mid Rivers Mall Dr. in St. Peters, Missouri. When crews arrived on the scene, they learned that the truck was transporting ethanol, […]


                          Central County Fire & Rescue is offering the following vehicles by sealed bid.