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The Charlotte Fire Department is a highly respected agency of more than 1160 personnel who provide fire suppression, emergency medical services, technical rescue, hazardous materials mitigation, disaster response, code enforcement, fire investigations, and public education for a population of approximately 756,000 over an area of about 300 square miles. 

Nine divisions are charged with carrying out and supporting this mission. 

  • Administration
  • Communications
  • Emergency Management
  • Fire and Life Safety
  • Fire Investigations
  • Fire Prevention
  • Logistics
  • Operations
  • Training