Fire Department

West Memphis Fire Department Fire Trucks and Ambulance

West Memphis Fire Department 

Proudly protecting the 28,000 people living in an area of 29 square miles. The WMFD protects a primarily residential area, plus 2 major Interstates and 3 major railroads that run through our city.

The West Memphis Fire Department was established in 1929 as a volunteer fire department. Today, the WMFD has four fire stations and is a fully paid fire department with 62 members, which include: Chief, Assistant Chief, 3 Battalion Chiefs, 3 Division Chiefs, 12 Lieutenants, 15 Drivers, 10 Paramedics, 15 firefighters and 2 secretaries.


Our mission is to protect and save lives, property, and the environment from the adverse effects of fires, illness, accidents, natural disasters, and many other hazards, by promoting public fire and safety education, along with maintaining a well-equipped, highly trained and motivated workforce of professional firefighters, paramedics and rescue personnel.


  1. Physical Address
    200 N 7th Street
    West Memphis, AR 72301


    Phone: 870-732-7570
    Fax: 870-732-7574
    Emergency: 911


Dennis Brewer




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