Police and fire briefs, Oct. 21, 2020

Two charged in murderOn Oct. 11, the Salisbury Police Department responded to the area of Lakeside Drive in Salisbury for a human body located in Johnson Lake. The body was that of a deceased Caucasian female.The woman was later identified as Trisha Lyn Parker. Further investigation revealed that Parker’s death appeared to be suspicious, a […]

Police and fire briefs, Sept. 30, 2020

RFC at 315 Shepherds Ave.At 9:32 a.m. on Sept. 22, the volunteers of Rescue Fire Company Inc. were dispatched for a reported house fire at 315 Shepherds Ave. in Cambridge.Chief 1-1 (Captain 1-1) AOL with smoke showing from A 1½ story single-family dwelling, established command and requested a working fire taskforce (bringing additional personnel and […]

Police and fire briefs, April 14, 2020

• Cambridge Rescue Fire Company (RFC), Ambulance 16-1, Dorchester County Emergency Medical Services responded for a residential rescue Monday morning during the wind storm that struck the area. A tree fell into a house in the 100 block of Country Path Way.Minutes later, RFC got a second call for a tree falling on a house, […]

Company donates wash of fire truck

HURLOCK — Washing a car is not such a difficult or complicated task. But how about a tower truck? A couple of years ago the Hurlock Volunteer Fire Co. (HVFC) purchased a million dollar tower truck or aerial platform. The tower reaches about 100’ in the air, is a huge piece of equipment, and not […]