Becker County Fire Department

Find Becker County Minnesota 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.

Audubon Fire Department 420 Eagle Street Audubon MN 56511 218-439-6582

Callaway City Hall 6 Dakota Street Callaway MN 56521 218-375-4691

Carsonville Fire And Rescue Department 48465 Minnesota 225 Ponsford MN 56575 218-573-3099

Detroit Lakes Fire Department 925 Lake Avenue Detroit Lakes MN 56501 218-847-2661

Frazee Fire Department 222 Main Avenue West Frazee MN 56544 218-334-6266

White Earth Volunteer Fire Department 40658 County Highway 34 Ogema MN 56569 218-983-3281

Wolf Lake Fire Department PO Box 1 Wolf Lake MN 56593 218-538-6765

About Becker County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Becker County, MN

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

Becker County Fire Code Inspections

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