Fire

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.
303-384-8094
After business hours & weekends
303-980-7300

June 2018 Fire Department Call Statistics

Major Incident Types
Number of Incidents
Percentage of Total
Fires 7 2.87%
Overpressure rupture 2 0.82%
Rescue & Emergency Medical Services 140 57.38%
Hazardous Conditions (No Fire) 10 4.10%
Service Call 22 9.02%
Good Intent Call 47 19.26%
False Alarm & False Call 15 6.15%
Severe Weather Related Call 1 .41%
Special Incident Type 0 0%
Total Incidents 244 100%

Incidents by Location

Clear Creek Canyon 6 .24%
District #1 (North end) 101 41%
District #2 (South end) 127 52%
Gaming Related Call 3 1.2%
Other Outside of City 7 2.87%

Other Statistics

Automatic Aid Received 3
Automatic Aid Given 2
Mutual Aid Received 17
Mutual Aid Given 2
Average Response Time 5:39 mins.
Average Total Time per Call 17:37 mins.
Average Number of Firefighters per Incident 4
Total Dollar Loss for September $19,150
Fire Department Services:
Car Seat Checks Alarm Registration
Community Wildfire Protection Plan Firefighter Member Training
Fire Donations Fire Safety Education Programs
Senior Fire Safety
COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

Additional Resources

City of Golden, Colorado
COG Mesa