Wilcox County Fire Department

Find Wilcox County Alabama fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.

Boykin Volunteer Fire Department 18 Sparrow Ln Boykin AL 36723 334-573-2921

Camden Volunteer Fire Department 35 Claiborne Street Camden AL 36726 334-682-9084

Coy Volunteer Fire Department 2352 J M Brooks Rd Coy AL 36435

Oak Hill Volunteer Fire Department 10731 Highway 10 Pine Apple AL 36768 251-746-2443

Pine Hill Volunteer Fire Department 517 Oak Grove Street Pine Hill AL 36769 334-963-4351

Snow Hill - Furman Volunteer Fire Department PO Box 81 Furman AL 36741

About Wilcox County Fire Departments

Wilcox County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Wilcox County, AL community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Wilcox County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Wilcox County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Wilcox County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Wilcox County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Wilcox County

Wilcox County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in Alabama are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Wilcox County. Wilcox County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Wilcox County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Wilcox County, AL

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Wilcox County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Wilcox County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Wilcox County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Wilcox County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Wilcox County and Alabama Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Wilcox County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Wilcox County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.