About Us


The Rocky Mount Fire Department provides fire suppression, rescue and emergency medical services, hazardous materials mitigation, technical rescue, code enforcement, fire investigation, and public education to the city of Rocky Mount. The Rocky Mount Fire Department currently serves 57,477 residents (2010 census) in an incorporated area of 45.65 square miles. Our mission is to serve the City of Rocky Mount by protecting lives and property through quality and excellence in service. With values of integrity, honesty, respect, teamwork, and dedication, our vision is to provide continuous improvement at a measured and focused pace driven by high professional standards, collaboration, and innovation. The RMFD is consistently working towards and maintaining the highest level of professionalism, service delivery and effective programs for the citizens in the Rocky Mount area. The department was accredited through the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI) in 2003, 2008, 2013, and 2018.