• Aerial Operations

    CFD Ladder Company conducting aerial operations during apartment fire.

  • Structure Fire

    Fully involved structure fire.

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  • Swiftwater Rescue Training

    Members of CFD completing Swiftwater Rescue training.

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  • Columbia Fire Getting It Done

    CFD Ladder Company conducting vertical ventilation operations.

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Recent News

  • 2015 CFD & MDA Boot Drive

    Columbia Fire Department and Muscular Dystrophy Association Fill The Boot-60 Years Strong Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins and Executive Director of the Midlands Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Tara Heil announced today the locations for the 2015 MDA Boot Drive … Continued
  • Curring Kids Cander-2nd Annual Fire Truck Pull

    On April 18, Curing Kids Cancer & the Columbia Fire Department are hosting the 2nd Annual Fire Truck Pull at the Columbia Fire Department & Museum at 1800 Laurel Street Columbia, SC. Once again, teams will see who can pull … Continued
  • Recruiting Probationary Firefighters

    The Columbia Fire Department is currently accepting applications for the position of Probationary Firefighter. The Department is the largest in the state and is responsible for serving nearly 500,000 citizens within the City of Columbia and Richland County. Firefighters respond … Continued
  • Columbia Fire Department Graduates Recruit Class

    Twenty-three recruits graduate during ceremony; recruits eager to serve Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins announced the graduation of 23 members of the Columbia Fire Department’s Firefighter Recruit Class 14-01 during a graduation ceremony on Friday, January 2nd at the … Continued

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Columbia Weather

Thursday 03/26 20%
Generally cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 78F. Winds SW at 10 to 15 mph.
Friday 03/27 80%
Thunderstorms likely. High 64F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Saturday 03/28 0%
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 56F. Winds WNW at 5 to 10 mph.


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