Welcome to the Fresno Fire Department

Established in 1877, the Fresno Fire Department is one of the oldest departments in the United States, rich in history and tradition. Today, the department strives to be an innovative and progressive organization in order to meet the changing demands of the city and the fire districts, for which the department provides service.

The department’s pursuit of excellence also includes focus on its mission, core values, and vision. Each is reflective of the desire to create a culture of excellence in fire and emergency service delivery.