Fire Department


The mission of the Fort Scott Fire Department is to protect life and property by providing the highest level of service.

Department Structure

The Fort Scott Fire Department (FSFD) has been proudly serving the community since 1891. The department consists of:
  • 1 Chief
  • 1 Deputy Chief
  • 12 Full-time Members
  • 6 Reserve Firefighters


FSFD serves the community as first responders to fires, public safety, medical emergencies, and disasters. FSFD protects the lives and property of Fort Scott residents and visitors. The department advances public safety through its fire prevention programs. Fort Scott Fire Department provides extrication services to the entire County by responding to all wrecks throughout the county that possibly could use extrication.

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