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.

Fire Department Services

Non-emergency Services
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
After business hours & weekends

December 2015 Fire Department Call Statistics

Major Incident Types
Number of Incidents
Percentage of Total
Overpressure rupture00%
Rescue & Emergency Medical Services8262.60%
Hazardous Conditions (No Fire)53.82%
Service Call1410.69%
Good Intent Call139.92%
False Alarm & False Call1410.69%
Severe Weather Related Call00%
Special Incident Type00%
Total Incidents131100%

Incidents by Location

Clear Creek Canyon86.11%
District #1 (North end)5945.04%
District #2 (South end)5441.22%
Gaming Related Call96.87%
Other Outside of City10.76%

Other Statistics

Automatic Aid Received0
Automatic Aid Given0
Mutual Aid Received0
Mutual Aid Given1
Average Response Time5:54 mins.
Average Total Time per Call16:97 mins.
Average Number of Firefighters per Incident5
Total Dollar Loss for the month$1000
Fire Department Services:
Car Seat ChecksAlarm Registration
Community Wildfire Protection PlanFirefighter Member Training
Fire DonationsFire Safety Education Programs
Senior Fire SafetySmoke Signals Newsletter
COG Mesa

 Golden has 402 acres of open space
and maintains 253 acres of parks right within the city itself.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa