Albuquerque Fire Department
The Albuquerque Fire Department is a paid municipal department, comprised of 700 uniformed personnel, serving a jurisdiction of more than 189.5 square miles and an estimated metropolitan population of 557,169 according to the 2014 US Census.
Flags are at full staff today.
Wildfire Danger Rating
Wildfire rating is Moderate.
Stage I Restrictions are in place for the Bosque and Open Space. (No fireworks, open flames, camping or spark emitting equipment allowed.)
Fire Department Annual Report
Become a Firefighter
The Albuquerque Fire Department has emergency-responder personnel in the following programs:
- Communications (Alarm Room)
- Fire Marshal's Office (Fire Prevention Bureau)
- Fire Investigations
- Capital Improvements Program (CIP)
- Albuquerque Fire Academy
- Fiscal Program
Don't wait – check the date! Replace smoke alarms every 10 years.
Join the Albuquerque Fire Department's memorial remembrance for those lost in the 2001 terrorist attacks.
Reduce the threat of wildfire around your home.
AFD reminds citizens to be safe this Halloween and change smoke alarm batteries for daylight saving time.