A MESSAGE FROM CHIEF PAT RUSSELL
Welcome to Anaheim Fire & Rescue. Our mission is to ensure the safety and welfare of those we serve through fire, medical and rescue services. I hope you’ll take a few minutes to explore all that our department has to offer. Anaheim Fire & Rescue is made up of more than 250 trained fire professionals who serve a city of 347,000 residents, more than 25 million annual visitors and nearly 25,000 businesses. Our 11 fire stations provide fire protection and life safety services to a geographical area of 50 square miles that includes homes, commercial and areas that interface with our wildlands. Our fire and paramedic personnel and our civilian staff play a variety of important roles including fire and medical response, emergency management and disaster preparedness, training, community risk reduction homeland security, urban search and rescue and hazardous material response. We stand ready to serve and protect as we respond to the needs of the community at all times providing exceptional fire and emergency services.