THEODORE, Ala. (WKRG) — The Theodore Dawes Fire Department reports that they responded to more calls in 2021 than ever before.

In a Facebook post, the department reported responding to 4,915 calls, which is a 13% increase from 2020.

The department breaks down the calls like this:

Type of call:Number of calls:
131Structure Fire
38Mobile Property Fire
201Other Property Fire
194Alarm
3637EMS
387Motor Vehicle Collision
228 Service calls
99 Other
Information from Theodore Dawes Fire Department Facebook