Fire Rescue

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The DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department is a modern, all-hazards organization that responds to calls for fire suppression and emergency medical services from the nearly 735,000 residents of DeKalb County. The department provides coverage across 260 square miles of DeKalb County including all unincorporated areas as well as the cities of Avondale Estates, Brookhaven, Chamblee, Clarkston, Doraville, Dunwoody, Lithonia, Pine Lake, Stone Mountain, Stonecrest and Tucker. This is achieved by operating 26 strategically located fire stations throughout the community. Our stations are staffed by more than 600 well trained men and women who handle over 80,000 calls for service annually. 

The DeKalb Fire Rescue Department maintains several teams with specialized training that allow them to respond and mitigate unique calls for service such as incidents involving hazardous materials or those requiring technical rescue. The department also provides a wide arrangement of non-emergency services to the public through the Public Education Division, Fire Marshal's Office and the Investigations Unit.



Mission Statement

DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department exists to provide our community with the highest level of life and property protection, risk reduction, emergency response, with a commitment to superior customer service, professionalism and safety.

Vision Statement

DeKalb County Fire Rescue Department will be renowned for providing exceptional services that maximize and promote the safety and well being of the community now and for future generations.



DeKalb County Fire Rescue 

1950 West Exchange Place Tucker, Georgia 30084 

678-406-7731 |


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