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  • The Golden Fire Department was featured on a news story touting the new mapping technology the department is using allowing them to minimize response time, and maximize aid given. View the story below!

     

    Mission Statement

    The Mission of the dedicated professionals of the Golden Fire Department is to enhance the quality of life for the Golden Community through fire and injury prevention, education, and protection of life and property.

     

    March 2014 Fire Department Call Statistics

    Major Incident Types

    Number of Incidents

    Percentage of Total

    Fires 6 4.96%
    Rescue & Emergency Medical Services 72 59.50%
    Hazardous Conditions (No Fire) 4 3.31%
    Good Intent Call 12 9.92%
    False Alarm & False Call 18 14.88%
    Special Incident Type 4 3.31%
    Total Incidents 121 100%

    Incidents by Location

    Clear Creek Canyon 0 0%
    District #1 (North end) 71 59%
    District #2 (South end) 47 39%
    Gaming Related Call 1 .09%
    Other Outside of City 2 1.65%

    Other Statistics

    Automatic Aid Received 3
    Automatic Aid Given 1
    Mutual Aid Received 3
    Mutual Aid Given 1
    Average Response Time 3:38 mins.
    Average Total Time per Call 17:97 mins.
    Average Number of Firefighters per Incident 4

     

    Fire Department Services:
    Car Seat Checks Alarm Registration
    Community Wildfire Protection Plan Firefighter Member Training
    Fire Donations Fire Safety Education Programs
    Senior Fire Safety Smoke Signals Newsletter