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Dothan Fire Department Mission

To provide for the protection and safety of our citizens by preparing and promoting fire prevention and education and preserving life, property, and the environment through fire suppression, emergency medical service, and hazardous materials mitigation, while recognizing that our people are the key to our success.


The Dothan Fire Department provides the following services to the citizens of Dothan:

  • Fire suppression and emergency medical services
  • Fire code enforcement
  • Fire investigations
  • Fire reports
  • Fire permits
  • Plan review for new construction
  • Fire safety inspections of commercial buildings, to include weekend and night inspections of nightclubs and restaurants
  • Fire evacuation planning for assembly occupancies
  • All risk education for citizens, businesses, schools, and civic groups
  • Health and safety fairs
  • Fire station tours
  • Smoke detector installation program
  • Free blood pressure screening
  • CPR Training
  • Fire extinguisher training
  • Hazardous materials response
  • Tactical rescue (dive, trench, high angle)

Staff Directory

Visit our staff directory to meet the fine folks of Dothan Fire.