Fire Dispatches: 2012 - 2018

opendata.howardcountymd.gov | Last Updated 14 Nov 2019

Emergency incidents created by HCPD's 911 Dispatch Center and classified as Fire, Rescue or Emergency Medical Service (EMS) calls. Not all of these incidents are created as cases, and thus not all of these incidents have a matching record in the Howard County Fire & Rescue Incidents table.

Tags: dispatch, 911, fire, rescue, ems

This dataset has the following 8 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
IDidnumberA unique incident number for each call.
Incident_Dateincident_datecalendar_dateThe date the incident was created.
Type_Codetype_codetext
Type_Englishtype_englishtext
Sub_Type_Codesub_type_codetextThe sub-type code. Note that 'ALS' is an advanced life support call, meaning a paramedic's services are required. BLS is a basic life support call, for which an EMT is required.
Sub_Type_Englishsub_type_englishtext
Stationstationnumber
Locationlocationtext