October is Fire Prevention Month, and a great opportunity for us all to refresh ourselves on the best ways to practice fire safety in our everyday lives. Read on for fire prevention tips from CCFR and the National Fire Protection Association. Look Look for places fire could start. Take a good look around your home. Identify potential fire hazards and take care of […]


More than hot dogs and hamburgers felt the heat of the barbecue flames at a condominium complex in Saint Peters, Missouri on the night of Sunday, Sept. 23. An overheated grill sent flames up the side of the complex, and onto the deck. The Saint Peters Police Department was closest to the scene and were […]


Central County Fire & Rescue (CCFR) truck 9524 recently responded to a reported water leak in a residence, where crews found a broken water line, water damage, a loss of running water and a resident unable to manage the costly repairs. CCFR crews got to work cleaning the residence and affected contents, but felt strongly […]


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 […]