Valdosta Tactical Unit hosts active shooter training

VALDOSTA - The Valdosta Police Dept. Tactical Operation Unit hosted the Valdosta Fire Department in joint active shooter training. According to the City of Valdosta Facebook page, the Tactical Operation Unit and the Valdosta Fire…

VFD receives state license to assist in medical…

VALDOSTA - The Valdosta Fire Department received licensing from the state to assist in medical care enhancing community aid. Release: The Valdosta Fire Department (VFD) recently received an EMS Agency License from the Georgia Department…

VFD demonstrates rope rescue technique

Photo: Lieutenant Nick Bishop demonstrates what is referred to as pickoff to “rescue” a fellow firefighter. VALDOSTA - Lieutenant Nick Bishop with the Valdosta Fire Department recently demonstrated a rope rescue technique at the Daniel…

Valdosta Fire Department Maintains High ISO Rating

VALDOSTA - The Insurance Service Office (ISO) recently notified the Valdosta Fire Department that they have maintained their top rating. Request: The Insurance Service Office (ISO) recently notified the Valdosta Fire Department that they have…

LCFR, VFD train with GFC Air Operations Unit

LOWNDES CO. - The Lowndes County Fire Rescue hosts joint training with GFC focusing on air operations. Release: Lowndes County Fire Rescue with Valdosta Fire Department and the Valdosta Airport Authority jointly trained with the…

Valdosta structure fire on York St.

On Friday, the Valdosta Fire Department responded to a structure fire on York St. Release: On Friday, April 15th, 2022 at approximately 2:52 AM, the Valdosta Fire Department responded to the report of a structure…