Fire Department

Established on Sept. 14, 1857, the St. Louis Fire Department is the second oldest career Fire Department in the United States

Contact Info

Phone: (314) 533-3406
Emergency: 911

1421 N. Jefferson Ave

24 x 7

More Contact Info

Fire Chief

Dennis Jenkerson
Fire Chief
(314) 533-3406
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  • Become a Firefighter Information on qualifications needed and how the process works to become a firefighter with the City of St. Louis. Service Page
  • Fire Prevention Permits Information General information about applying for Permits from Bureau of Fire Prevention under the Fire Department. Service Page
  • Report Fire Safety Issues Report inadequate fire suppression in a commercial building and request a fire safety presentation or smoke alarm installation. Service Page
  • Report Hazardous Chemical Inventory Information on submitting the Missouri Tier Two form for hazardous chemicals and extremely hazardous substances to local organizations Service Page

Fire Department Bureaus

Bureau of Emergency Medical Services
Information about the City's ambulance service.

Bureau of Prevention
Information about the divisions within the Fire Department that work on fire prevention.

Fire Department Communications
Information regarding the bureau within the Fire Department that dispatches appropriate equipment to emergency calls.

Fire Department Support Services
Information regarding the bureau within the Fire Department that maintains the Fire Department rolling stock.

Fire Inspections Unit
General information about the the unit that performs fire inspections.

Fire Investigation
Pertinent information regarding the bureau within the Fire Department that investigates fires of suspicious origin.

Fire Suppression
Information about the Fire Suppression Bureau under the Fire Department.

Useful Numbers

Need Phone Number
For a fire or medical emergency call 9-1-1
Residents seeking smoke alarms contact Fire Headquarters 314-533-3406
To request a Fire incident report contact Fire Headquarters 314-533-3406

News and Announcements


Fire Department 2022 Annual Report
Fire Department 2020 Annual Report
50 State Risk Report

Contact Information


Phone: (314) 533-3406
Emergency: 911
Fax: (314) 533-1681

24 x 7

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1421 N. Jefferson Ave
St. Louis, Missouri 63106

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