Anne Arundel County Fire Department

Find Anne Arundel County Maryland 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.


Anne Arundel County Fire Department 8501 Veterans Highway Millersville MD 21108 410-222-8200


Arnold Volunteer Fire Department 1505 Ritchie Highway Arnold MD 21012 410-757-5942

Arundel Volunteer Fire Department 2380 Davidsonville Road Gambrills MD 21054 410-721-1967

Cape St. Claire Volunteer Fire Company - Anne Arundel County 1411 Cape Saint Claire Road Annapolis MD 21409 410-757-3434

City Of Brooklyn Fire And Rescue 5100 Ritchie Highway Brooklyn Park MD 21225 410-222-8231

City of Annapolis: Fire Department 1790 Forest Drive Annapolis MD 21401 410-263-7975

Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company 161 Ritchie Highway Severna Park MD 21146 410-647-1990

Ferndale Volunteer Fire Company 4 South Broadview Boulevard Glen Burnie MD 21061 410-766-2131

Fort Meade Fire & Emergency Services 6619 Mapes Road Fort Meade MD 20755 301-677-3805

Jessup Volunteer Fire Department 7891 Max Blobs Park Road Jessup MD 20794 410-799-1314

Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Co 4498 Mountain Road Pasadena MD 21122 410-255-2401

Odenton Volunteer Fire Company 1425 Annapolis Road Odenton MD 21113 410-674-4444

Riviera Beach Volunteer Fire Company - Anne Arundel County 8506 Fort Smallwood Road Pasadena MD 21122 410-255-1314

Taylor Avenue Fire Station 620 Taylor Avenue Annapolis MD 21401 410-263-1116

Us Naval Academy Fire Department 257 Longshaw Rd Annapolis MD 21402 410-293-5775

About Anne Arundel County Fire Departments

Anne Arundel County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Anne Arundel County, MD community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Anne Arundel 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:
  • Anne Arundel County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Anne Arundel County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Anne Arundel County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Anne Arundel County

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Anne Arundel County, MD

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Anne Arundel County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Anne Arundel 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.

Anne Arundel County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Anne Arundel County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Anne Arundel County and Maryland 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 Anne Arundel County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Anne Arundel County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.