News - Central County Fire & Rescue

Working together, keeping you safe. Our steadfast commitment to the residents of Central County Fire & Rescue remains as strong as ever through the COVID-19 pandemic. As always, our CCFR crews are just a 911 call away if an emergency arises. Preparedness is central to everything we do. Our CCFR crews are able to rely […]

At around 3:20 a.m. on Tuesday, March 24, a St. Peters, MO resident was awoken by a neighbor in need. Suffering from severe burns, with the victim’s house on fire, the individual had rushed to their neighbor’s house for help. The neighbor called 911 and Central County Fire & Rescue immediately responded to the home […]

As a lifelong resident of St. Peters and treasurer of the CCFR Board of Directors, Patricia Hamm is dedicated to ensuring the District’s tax dollars are used efficiently and effectively to keep the community safe. “The Fire District is the community’s toolbox, ready to respond no matter what the emergency,” Hamm says. “As a board […]

Look around an emergency scene and you’ll notice a sense of organized chaos. Firefighters work to put out the flames, while police officers help secure the area and paramedics tend to the victims. In our area, you will also observe a team of volunteers working to support these first responders and help victims get back […]

A foot of water traveling 2 mph is all it takes to sweep away a large SUV, pickup truck or car. With spring showers on the way, it is important to remember to avoid water-covered roads, and to never drive around a “road closed” barrier. Within CCFR’s boundaries, there are two rivers, as well as […]

Do You Have Copper or Aluminum Wiring? The Difference Matters. Tasked with updating those ancient light switches in the kitchen? Standing in front of the hundreds of options available at the home improvement store, you narrow it down to two choices — one is $4, the other is 75 cents. But if you don’t know […]

When Central County Fire & Rescue crews arrived on the scene of a house fire on Plum Leaf Circle in St. Peters at 11:55 p.m. Monday, they were relieved to find the family and their pets standing safely on the driveway as flames billowed from the rooftop. Knowing that everyone was safely accounted for, the […]

It only takes a second. On Monday afternoon, Central County Fire & Rescue received a call for a grease fire at a home on Trailview Avenue in St. Peters. When firefighters arrived, the fire had been extinguished, but they checked the scene to ensure the fire did not spread into the walls or ceiling, and […]

Delaware Drive House Fire

Firefighters Remind Residents To Properly Dispose of Ashes When Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) firefighters arrived on the scene of a house fire in the 2200 block of Delaware Drive in unincorporated St. Charles County around 6:50 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26, they found the rear of the home and the deck engulfed in […]