Our Department

About the Department

The Brea Fire Department is comprised of 54 trained fire professionals that serve a residential population of more than 43,000 and a daytime population of 120,000 as people visit Brea to work and recreate. The Fire Department command staff is comprised of three Battalion Chiefs, three Division Chiefs, a Deputy Chief, and a Fire Chief who serve the municipalities of Brea and Fullerton.

Our four fire stations provide fire protection and life safety services to a geographical area of 12.43 square miles, which includes residential, commercial and wild land interface areas. Our Fire/paramedic personnel and our civilian staff play a variety of important roles including fire and medical response, emergency management and disaster preparedness, training, fire prevention and hazardous material response.  

We stand ready to serve and protect as we respond to the needs of the community at all times providing exceptional fire and emergency services.