The Professional Paramedics and EMTs of Charles County

Proudly serving the citizens of Charles County, Maryland

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About the The Professional Paramedics and EMTs of Charles County

The Professional Paramedics and EMTs of Charles County, IAFF Local 4658, was established by the International Association of Fire Fighters in 2008 and currently represents over 80 personnel. The members of Local 4658 respond to nearly 19,000 emergency calls per annum, protect approximately 4,580 square miles and serve over 146,000 citizens.

Our Association is dedicated to ensuring that our members are provided with all of the tools that they require to ensure that the citizens and visitors of Charles County receive the highest level of emergency medical service and transportation and hazardous material mitigation.

Our organization promotes a safe and healthy working environment for its members by the establishment of just and reasonable working conditions.

Charles County Professional Paramedics and EMTs strive to preserve the health, safety and welfare of Charles County and the surrounding communities by providing the highest level of emergency services and public education with compassion and excellence. Founded in 2008, the Professional Paramedics and EMTs of Charles County is the leading voice for the nearly 100 men and women who provide emergency medical services in Charles County.



Our Officers

Platoon Representatives:

A Platoon:Paul Lenharr

B Platoon: Thomas Councillor

C Platoon: Anita Austin

D Platoon:Michelle Mycka

News & Information

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Keep Your Family Safe From Home Fires

Nov 02, 2019
Every six months, you hear from your public safety professionals – when you change your clock for Daylight Saving Time, change your smoke alarm batteries.

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Congratulations Amanda Shenton

Aug 10, 2019
Congratulations to our very own Amanda Shenton! She was honored for organizing the winter coat drive for our local where we donated over 650 items to LifeStyles of Maryland, Inc.

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September 11th Victim Compensation Fund

Jul 23, 2019
BREAKING: US Senate passes 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund Permanent Reauthorization by a 97-2 vote. Both the Lee and Paul amendments failed.

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Busy Day

Jun 18, 2019
Busy day for Charles County EMS today. With 60 calls being covered by 8pm, both volunteer and career units were operating at near capacity.

In Our Community

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Special Olympics Torch Run

Sep 30, 2019
We would like to thank members of the Charles County Department of Emergency Services IAFF Local 4658, for supporting Charles County's Torch Run, for Special Olympics Maryland!!

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Pool Safety Tips

May 26, 2019
Please keep in mind these safety tips when swimming in your local pool.........

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EMS Week

May 20, 2019
As we celebrate EMS week, Local 4658 would like to thank the Charles County Commissioners for funding an additional 8 Paramedic / EMT positions for our department.


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Fill the Boot

Since 1954, IAFF members have shown an unwavering commitment to defeating muscular dystrophy and related life-threatening diseases.

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