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  • SCDF was alerted to a fire at the above-mentioned location around 5:35 am. SCDF dispatched 1 Fire Engines, 1 Red Rhino, 2 support vehicles, 5 ambulances and arrived at the incident site within 8 minutes.

    3 occupants had made their way out of the unit prior to the SCDF’s arrival.

    Fire involved the contents of the living room. SCDF firefighters rescued 7 occupants from...

  • SCDF will be conducting a ground deployment exercise at nex Serangoon on Friday, 1 April 2016. The exercise will begin at 1:30am and end at about 4:00am.


    Such exercises are part of SCDF’s on-going efforts to validate and update operational plans and procedures. About 70 SCDF personnel and 20 emergency and supporting vehicles will be participating...

  • *Updated as at Wed 30/3/2016 5:18 PM


    In response to media queries, the number of vegetation fires attended by the SCDF is as follows:


    Vegetation Fires

  • Religious activities like the burning of incense paper and lighting candles/joss sticks are expected to increase during the "Qing Ming" festival which will commence from 25 March 2016 and culminate on 4 April 2016. The SCDF would like to remind members of the public to exercise greater caution when making religious offerings during this period.


    Here are some tips to help minimise...


  • To: Berlin Chia, Kevin Tan, CPL Benjamin (NSF), LCP Punya Charan (NSF) and LCP Ayman Zafran (NSF) (Finance Department, SCDF HQ)

    I would like to compliment on the excellent service of Berlin Chia and her team who patiently facilitated my requests. Thank you for assisting me, I hope other SCDF officers can take a leaf out of Berlin's book of service.

    Posted on 13 May 2016


  • What makes a hero? Is it Courage? Selflessness? Or is it risking one's own life in order to save another's?


    Find out in the SCDF Workplan Seminar 2015/16 video

  • This is a three-year pilot programme where 100 SMRT taxis will have Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs)  installed in their vehicles. These specially-equipped taxis will increase the availability of AEDs in the community.  In the event of sudden cardiac arrest, an AED can be delivered quickly to the scene, thus helping to improve the chances of survival for the victim.  The programme to ‘...

  • The Singapore-Global Firefighters & Paramedics Challenge is an annual event where rescuers, firefighters and paramedics from the 4 SCDF Divisions and the elite rescue teams from the region and beyond gather to compete against one another in various demanding scenarios related to fire fighting, rescue, medical emergencies and Hazmat management.


    Opening hours:

    13 November...

  • The new Home Team video “Our Guardians” portrays the dedication and commitment of Home Team officers in fulfilling our mission and putting their lives on the line every day in the course of their duty. Do watch it and be moved!

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