About the Department

Focus & Goals
It is a new beginning for the High Point Fire Department. In keeping with our mission, the focus and goals directly involve preserving life and property through emergency response, education, prevention and code enforcement. Saving life and property has been the main reason for the existence of the Fire Department since we were organized in 1890.

Services
We are dedicated to serving the citizens by providing services such as:
  • Emergency Medical Response
  • Fire Inspections and Investigations
  • Fire Prevention and Emergency Management
  • Fire Suppression
  • Hazardous Materials Intervention
  • Technical Rescue
  • Water Rescue

 Members
The members of the High Point Fire Department are dedicated to provide the highest quality of professionalism, to protect the lives and property of the citizens of High Point through education, prevention and mitigation of emergencies.

Mission
The members of the High Point Fire Department are dedicated to provide the highest quality of professionalism, to protect the lives and property of the citizens and visitors of High Point through education, prevention and mitigation of emergencies.

Vision
To become an internationally accredited organization, dedicated to continuous improvement in all services provided.

Values
 Service Commitment Excellence Integrity Honor

Motto
Safety, Commitment, Excellence since 1890