Fire Chief Bowers Issues Statement Regarding Nicole Mittendorff


As some of you may know, Virginia State Police, along with family, friends, and Fairfax County Fire and Rescue personnel, have been searching for missing Fairfax County Firefighter Nicole Mittendorff, a three year veteran of the Department. Our thoughts and prayers are with Nicole, her family, shift members, friends, and Fairfax County personnel. All of us at Fairfax Fire and Rescue are concerned for Nicole and want nothing more than her safe return. As Virginia State Police conduct their investigation, we have been seeing where we can help and lend support. We ask anyone with information concerning her whereabouts call Virginia State Police at 703-803-0026 or #77 on a cell phone or email at

  • Fire Chief Richard Bowers