Yuma Fire Department

  • YFD: Many Hats-Many Skills
    YFD: Many Hats-Many Skills
  • Camp Inferno
    Firefighter/EMT at the Public Safety Training Facility
  • Fire Investigation and Inspections
    Fire Investigation and Inspections
  • Vehicle Extrication
    Vehicle Extrication
  • Physical Testing
    Physical Testing
  • Water Rescue
    Water Rescue
  • Fire Based EMS
    Fire Based EMS
  • Ventilation Training
    Ventilation Training
  • New Firefighter Training
    New Firefighter Training
  • Always Ready
    Always Ready
  • Always Ready
    Always Ready
  • Smoke and Ladders
    Smoke and Ladders
  • Always Ready
    Always Ready
  • Hazardous Materials Response
    Hazardous Materials Response
  • Brush Fires
    Brush Fires
  • Fire Response
    Fire Response


On behalf of the men and women of the City of Yuma Fire Department (YFD) I would like to welcome you to the Fire Department’s webpage. YFD has been serving this community for more than 100 years and has a strong tradition of providing professional, effective, and efficient fire department services to our citizens and its visitors. YFD is a full service fire department providing fire, emergency medical and ambulance transport, hazardous materials response, technical rescue operations, and fire prevention and educational services to the community. The Department is one of only 239 agencies internationally accredited by the Commission on Fire Accreditation International (CFAI).

 YFD’s mission is:

"The Yuma Fire Department exists to provide professional services, protecting life and property, to its citizens.  We ensure the safety and security of those we serve by delivering emergency medical transport, fire prevention, fire suppression, and education to the community."

We feel honored to serve this great community and value your ideas and opinions. If you have any questions or comments about your fire department and the services it provides, please feel free to contact me or any of our staff, we will be pleased to talk with you and answer any questions or concerns you have.

Stay safe,
Steve Irr, Fire Chief

Fire Administration
(928) 373-4850
Non-Emergency Dispatch
(928) 783-4421



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