Benedict Volunteer Fire Department

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Welcome to the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department, Rescue Squad and Auxiliary 

Prouldy serving Charles County, Maryland since 1950

Please visit our Events Page to see all the Activities we are hosting this year.


Members Wanted!!

Please call the station @ 301-274-3890 or drop by to pick up an application today!!

As becoming a volunteer member of a fire department you receive several benefits.

1. Free fire and emergency medical training through the University of Maryland.
2. Receive College Credits for all formal training.
3. Self satisfaction from helping the community.
4. A variety of friendships.
5. The ability to work as a team.
6. Maryland state tax break.
7. Retirement pay
8. Respect from individuals in the community.



No Caption 2nd Annual Cart Cruz by the Riverside, Vendor Show and Cornhole Tournament

Firefighter/EMT-B Holly Newman, September 08

2nd Annual Cart Cruz by the Riverside, Vendor Show and Cornhole Tournament.
Come enjoy a family fun day with the Benedict Volunteer Fire Department; Food, Soda, Beer available for purchase, Music, Raffle and Multiple Vendors

Golf Cart Parade starts at 10:30am- Registration fee- $10.00 per Golf Cart
Trophies Awarded half hour after the parade . Trophies provided by Busy Corner Buggies.

Cornhole ... (Full Story & Photos)

Boat 5 Assisted With Water Rescue In The Patuxent

Firefighter mitchell ruslander, July 08

At 1812 hrs, Charles County Emergency Services Dispatched Boat 5 in the area of Myrtle Point Park in the Patuxent River for a missing swimmer . Boat 5 responded with 2 Water Rescue Technicians (WRT M.Ruslander, Chief-WRT A.Ruslander). Once Boat 5 arrived in the area they immediately started a grid pattern search in the area last known for the swimmer along with Rescue Boats from St. Marys County, ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Engine Company Runs Lumber Factory Fire in Mechanicsville

Firefighter Mitchell Ruslander, July 04

On July 4th 2018 at approximately 2350 hrs. St. Mary's Communications dropped area box 214 in the 27000 block of James Road for the reported house fire. First arriving Engine arrived on scene to find a Commercial Lumber Factory fully involved. Engine 5 (Eng. 5-1) arrived on location and was assigned to assist on side Charlie opening up and extinguishing . Eng. 5-1 and multiple other Company's operated ... (Full Story & Photos)

Engine Company Runs Working House Fire In Mechanicsville

Firefighter Mitchell Ruslander, July 04

On July 3rd 2018 at approx. 1650 hours, St. Mary’s Communications put out a box alarm in the 39000 block of Decoy Way in Mallards Landing for a reported house fire bringing Engine Company 5 (Eng. 5-1) on the initial alarm. The first due Engine went on scene of a 2 story single family with heavy fire showing from the second floor and through the roof. Upon arrival, Eng. 5-1 was assigned RIT with Leonardtown ... (Full Story & Photos)

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No Caption Ems Company Flys 1 to PG

Firefighter Mitchell Ruslander, June 29

At approx. 15:14 hours, EMS 5 was alerted Multual Aid to St. Mary’s at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home for a subject fallen. Shortly after arrival, a consult was done with PG Shock Trauma due to a severe head injury. The patient was flown out by Trooper 7. Due to the quick thinking and actions of A58 EMS crew (M. Ruslander, EMT-B and H. Newman, EMT-B) the patient will make a full recovery. ... (Full Story & Photos)


Engine 5-2 Movie (Quicktime 2.6 Megs)

Engine 5-3 Movie (Quicktime 2.16 Megs)

Tanker 5 Movie (Quicktime 3.54 Megs)



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