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Ocean City Fire and Rescue Swearing-In Ceremony Held March 16

Chief James P. Smith takes the oath of office accompanied by his wife

By Press Release

OCEAN CITY – James P. Smith was sworn in as the 18th chief in the 125-year history of the Ocean City Fire Department in a ceremony March 16 at the Ocean City Tabernacle.
The swearing-in ceremony included the following members of the Ocean City Department of Fire and Rescue Services:
Chief: James P. Smith
Deputy Chief: Stephen Costantino, Vito DiMarco
Captain: Patrick Flynn, Bernard Walker, Christopher Vliet, Raymond Clark, John Quigley, Paul Blankley, Richard Bickmore
Firefighter: Sean Kruger, Ryan Stamm, Eric Masters, William Lombard, William Tomlinson
Ocean City Beach Patrol (OCBP) Chief of Operations: Mark Jamieson
OCBP Captain: Brian Booth​

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