Home / News

(Latest News)

CFD 2019 ‘Fill the Boot’ Campaign Could Pass $3 Million Mark in Funds for MDA

Soon Columbia Richland firefighters will once again be out at city and county intersections asking drivers to help ‘Fill the Boot’ in support of the Muscular Dystrophy Association Greater South Carolina District. The 2019 CFD ‘Fill The Boot’ Campaign will be kicking off Tuesday evening March 19, 2019 when the Columbia City Council convenes for […]

Knowing the Dangers of Gas & CO Leaks

In light of recent events, Columbia Richland Fire wants to make sure all area residents know the risks created by having natural gas or carbon monoxide leaks in a home or business. Gas Leaks Natural gas can pose a huge danger if it’s leaking. In its natural state gas has no color and no odor. […]

20 New Columbia Richland Firefighters Graduate into Service

Columbia Richland Fire Chief Aubrey D. Jenkins officially confirmed 20 new firefighters for the department as members of the 2018-02 CFD Recruit Class graduated on February 7, 2019.    Each recruit was badged by Chief Jenkins at a ceremony held at Boyce Chapel at First Baptist Church in Columbia, South Carolina. “These recruits have demonstrated that […]

See all our news

Our incoming volunteer firefighter recruits were hard at work this Saturday learning techniques in searching, roadway safety & radio communications!

Keep it up gang!


A fire that broke out before 5 this afternoon at a home on Waterford Drive left 1 adult & 3 children displaced. No injuries to any civilians or firefighters. The @RedCrossSC has been called in to help.

Load More...


Columbia Fire Dept. Organized
How many hours Firefighter Stay at Work
1904 Columbia Firefighter’s Monthly paycheck was

“We save lives and protect property through community risk reduction and professional emergency response to the public we serve.”


Fire Chief, Aubrey D. Jenkins Columbia Fire Department

Commend/Complaint a Firefighter