The La Plata Volunteer Fire Department provides fire and emergency medical services to residents, businesses and visitors of the Charles County Area. We provide mutual aid to our neighboring departments and counties. We respond to all emergency situations including all aspects and measures related to the prevention, detection, control, and extinguishment of fires, hazardous material, and emergency medical responses. We are located 30 miles south of Washington, D.C.
911 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646
Current Weather Watches & Warnings
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With last night’s heavy rains, please use caution in areas of high water. Remember to #turnarounddontdrown if you come upon water across the roadway. ... See MoreSee Less
3 days ago
La Plata Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. shared a photo.
6 days ago
Have you seen Mr. Stacey?Update: Jan. 22 12:40 p.m.: He has been found safe and unharmed!
CRITICAL MISSING: Officers are currently searching for John Stacey, 81, of Nanjemoy. At approximately 5p.m. today he went out to check the mail and never returned. He was last seen in the 2800 block of Smith Point Road in Nanjemoy and was wearing a blue coat, light blue jeans and a winter hat with earmuffs. He is described as a white male, 6’2”, 150 pounds, gray hair, blue eyes and wears glasses. His family is concerned for his safety. Anyone with information is asked to call 301-932-2222. ... See MoreSee Less
6 days ago
WORKING FIRE — MAPLEWOOD CT/GREENWOOD DR Truck 1 was dispatched for a house fire at 0443. Units arrived on the scene with fire showing. No injuries were reported and the Fire Marshal is conducting an investigation to determine the cause of the fire.
📷 credit: CCVFA
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WORKING FIRE ALERT - LUPTON CT - TRUCK ON FIRE IN THE GARAGE
E33, E31 and Truck 1 worked together quickly to extinguish the fire with no extension or injuries.
📷 credit: FF James Rose and FF Greg Crowe of Waldorf VFD
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