Year Losses Civilian Fatalities Civilian Injuries EMS Runs Fire Responses Structure Fires Residential Fires Other Responses Total Responses
2002 8,278,262 3   25,574 1,605 634 501 10,064 37,243
2003 5,765,430 5   25,475 1803 695 564 11,272 38,550
2004 9,291,248 2   26,332 1,784 782 616 11,868 39,984
2005 10,426,742 4   28,159 1,256 708 609 12,495 41,910
2006 9,579,927 3 46 27,457 1,319 716 613 11,280 40,056
2007 7,363,240 2 34 26,831 1,333 681 575 12,031 40,195
2008 7,481,439 1 39 27,064 1,390 799 653 14,414 42,868
2009 8,516,583 0 29 24,977 1,496 886 738 12,894 39,367
2010 6,932,061 3 35 24,707 1,286 799 656 7,820 33,813
2011 6,421,184 5 25 26,430 1,260 794 675 7,258 34,948
2012 7,316,374 4 16 27,878 1,357 826 708 7,523 36,758
2013 5,140,247 5 31 29,578 1,189 796 693 7,802 38,569
2014 10,620,223 2 24 30,731 1,224 819 672 8,423 40,378
2015 14,091,422 5 16 32,634 1,445 934 781 9,847 42,243
2016 6,955,523 3 16 34,618 1,387 908 758 10,732 45,083
2017 8,190,628 6 33 36,117 1,368 895 742 10,823 46,660
2018 7,973,608 3 34 37,120 1,449 963 799 10,736 47,464
2019 5,599,668 3 41 38,914 1,400 847 700 9,640 50,092
2020 99,876,241 1 33 39,593 1,755 1,009 799 10,459 50,317
2021 11,613,812 4 26 44,753 1,989 1,051 835 13,244 57,388

 *2020 includes property loss resulting from fires during civil unrest

54% increase in calls for service over the past 20 years. 

The Department has experienced a 54% increase in calls for service over the past 20 years. The area of greatest growth has been EMS calls for service which have increased by 75% during the same time period.  EMS calls for service and fire responses both rose by 13% in 2021 over the previous year.

Last Edited: July 12, 2022