The men and women of the Dayton Fire Department are truly dedicated to its mission: preservation of life, protection of property and mitigation of emergencies. The Dayton Fire Department prides itself on being a highly professional organization.
Our committed personnel provide outstanding emergency and non-emergency services city-wide as well as regionally, including: fire suppression, hazardous material mitigation, rescue operations, apparatus and facility maintenance, fire prevention and investigations, automatic mutual aid response to other jurisdictions, communication processes and emergency medical care and transportation.
Photos on our Essential Information page and elswehere are from actual DFD scenes. These give you a first-hand look at incidents that we see every day! Thank you for your interest in the Dayton Fire Department.
Chief Jeffrey L. Payne