Lauderdale County MS Fire Department

Find Lauderdale County, Mississippi 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.

186 Air Refueling Wing Fire & Emergency Services Flight 6225 M Street Meridian MS 39307 601-484-9742

Clarkdale Fire Department 6934 Mississippi 145 Meridian MS 39301 601-481-1963

Collinsville Volunteer Fire Department 9137 Old Highway 19 North Collinsville MS 39325 601-626-8254

Lauderdale Volunteer Fire & Rescue 9275 Lauderdale Toomsuba Road Lauderdale MS 39335 601-632-5977

Longcreek Fire Department 4892 Zero Road Meridian MS 39301 601-481-1965

Marion Volunteer Fire Department 6021 Dale Drive Marion MS 39342 601-483-9533

Martin Fire Department 11677 Newton County Martin Road Collinsville MS 39325 601-737-2198

Meridian Fire Department 2500 14th Street Meridian MS 39301 601-485-1822

Sam Dale Volunteer Fire Department 11037 Highway 39 Daleville MS 39326 601-681-6696

South Fire Department 4849 Valley Road Meridian MS 39307 601-481-1968

Toomsuba Volunteer Fire Department 51 Will Garrett Road Toomsuba MS 39364 601-632-1113

US Naval Air Station Fire Department 3 Fuller Road Meridian MS 39309 601-679-2211

Vimville Volunteer Fire Department 3124 Bolen Long Creek Road Meridian MS 39301 601-482-4765

About Lauderdale County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Lauderdale County, MS

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

Lauderdale County Fire Code Inspections

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