Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 9/21/15 through 9/27/2015:

Total Calls For Service: 47*
911 Transports: 21
Non Transports: 12
Inter-facility Transports: 7
Fire Related Incidents: 7


  • T-11, E-31, R-11 Responded to a  general fire alarm at an occupied elementary school.  Arrived with no visible smoke or fire and school evacuated.  Staff states pull station pulled by student and there is no problem.


  • E-31, T-11, R-11 Responded to a home in Sun City for “smoke” coming from a backyard.  Unable to find any smoke in the area, only dust from construction.


  • B Shift performed Shelter in Place Drill at Hughes Middle School.
  • T-11, E-31, R-11 responded to a large structure on Sandhill under renovation for a general fire alarm.  Arrived with no smoke or fire.  Per general contractor, system is being repaired and is out of service.  Units unable to find a problem and cleared.


  • T-11 responded to an apartment on Sun Valley Dr. for an odor investigation.  Unable to locate any unexplained odors with gas monitor.  No heat sources.  Unit cleared.

Non Transports include: Patient refusals, lift assists, patient deceased at scene, no patient found, no incident found, Incidents handled by other agencies.

*Call totals do not always add up to the Total Calls For Service due to multiple patients/incident types at a single incident.