On Aug. 20, Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) crews responded to a vehicle fire in the 2600 block of Muegge Road.


Fire forced a St. Peters, Missouri family out of their home Thursday night. At approximately 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) responded to call for a house fire in the 100 block of Sutters Mill Rd. in St. Peters. One person was home at the time of the fire and awoke to […]


  CCFR providing helmet fitting at area elementary school events 


CCFR Fire Station #5 under construction

Central County Fire & Rescue Station (CCFR) Fire Station #5 will soon have a new home. Construction is now underway for a new station at 3421 Harry S. Truman Blvd. in St. Charles, Missouri. The station’s replacement is part of the community-created SAFE-T (Securing A Future of Excellence – Together) long-range plan, and is being […]


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 […]