Record Requests and Maryland Public Information Act

The Chief of the Fire Department is the custodian of records for this entity under the Maryland Public Information Act. To request records, please submit your request in writing to the mailing address or e-mail listed below:

Custodian of Records
Baltimore City Fire Department
401 E. Fayette Street, Mezzanine Level
Baltimore, MD 21202
Contact for Custodian of Records:
Meghan Stepanek, Counsel
Phone: 410-396-3078 

For data and information on Baltimore City Fire Department, please visit ‘Open Baltimore’ at

Commonly Requested Reports

  • To complete the form needed to request the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Report or the Patient Care Report (PCR), please click hereNote that EMS reports (or PCRs) are medical records and can only be disclosed to the person in interest (the patient), the parent or guardian of a minor, the duly appointed personal representative of a deceased person or as otherwise required or permitted under the law.
  • To complete the form needed to request either the Fire Investigation Report, Fire Incident/Fire Run Report, Carbon Monoxide Incident Report, or Other Reports please click hereIn response to your request, BCFD will inform you of the cost for the specific report. 
  • For copies of EMS bills ONLY, please contact:
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555 Pleasantville Rd., Suite 110 North
Briarcliff, NY 10510