Lawrence County TN Fire Department

Find Lawrence County, Tennessee 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.


Center Point Fire & Rescue 387 Rabbit Trail Road Leoma TN 38468 931-852-4905


Crossroads Volunteer Fire Department 2164 Fall River Road Leoma TN 38468 931-762-1363

Ethridge Fire Department 200 Depot Street Ethridge TN 38456 931-829-2077

Forestry Fire Tower-Collinwood 204 1st Avenue Lawrenceburg TN 38464 931-724-5629

Gandy Volunteer Fire Department 972 West Point Road Lawrenceburg TN 38464 931-762-0932

Henryville Volunteer Fire Department 933 Summertown Springs Road Summertown TN 38483 931-964-4513

Holly Creek Fire Department 2967 Railroad Bed Road Iron City TN 38463 931-724-6600

Iron City Fire Department 484 Iron City Rd Iron City TN 38463 931-845-4120

Lawrence County Rescue Squad 1111 Crescent Factory Road Lawrenceburg TN 38464 931-762-5293

Lawrenceburg Fire Department 232 West Gaines Street Lawrenceburg TN 38464 931-762-9046

Leoma Fire Department 2618 U.s. 43 Leoma TN 38468 931-852-4458

New Prospect Fire Department 4420 Pulaski Highway Lawrenceburg TN 38464 931-762-0866

Southeast Lawrence Volunteer Fire Department 6 Gillespie Lane Five Points TN 38457 931-556-2442

Southgate Volunteer Fire Department 3156 Chisholm Road Iron City TN 38463 931-724-9812

St Joseph Fire Department 409 North Main Street St. Joseph TN 38481 931-845-4141

West End Volunteer Fire Department 5520 Waynesboro Highway Lawrenceburg TN 38464 931-762-0629

About Lawrence County Fire Departments

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

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

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Lawrence County, TN

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

Lawrence County Fire Code Inspections

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