Serving with Integrity and Compassion.

Welcome to Adams County Fire Rescue. We are a progressive, well prepared emergency response organization that enhances our community by providing compassionate, professional, high quality fire, rescue, EMS, and prevention services.

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We use the acronym WE ARE ACFR to list our organizational values, which are: Wellness, Empowerment, Accountability, Respect, Excellence, Attitude, Communication, Family and Recognition. To learn more about our values, click here.

What has ACFR been up to in April?

Check out our monthly report on calls, training, fire prevention, and other valuable information about our department.

Click here to view the report

Adams County deputies rescued residents from burning mobile homes before fire crews arrived

If you missed the 9NEWS (KUSA) story about how ACFR and Adams County Sheriff’s Office worked together at the mobile home fire at 55th and Federal last weekend, here’s the video and story. That teamwork absolutely helped save lives and control a fire that could have had disastrous results.

See the full story here

ACFR Behind the Badge

Our ‘Behind the Badge” series continues with a profile of Engineer Joe Ciancio. Joe has been a firefighter for nine years, grew up in this community, and has a very unique background coming into the fire service. Take a look…

Station 12 Drone Tour

Check out the latest drone-style station tour from ACFR. This time we feature Station 12, home to Engine 12, Medic 12 and the official hazmat station of ACFR!

Check out The Fire Life

Listen to the latest episode of The Fire Life by clicking below or jump on over to the Podcasts page for all past episodes!

Cooking w/ ACFR

Our “Cooking with ACFR” series continues as we stop by Station 13 and check in with the B shift crew. While we have some amazing cooks here at ACFR, Firefighter Ben Ramos and his crew explain its not just about the meal, it’s also about “crew-nity.” What in the heck is crew-nity? You’ll have to watch to find out…

ACFR firefighter at a community event holding a firehose with a young child


See all the ways that ACFR stays involved in the local community.


How we get involved

ACFR firefighters inspecting damage at a commercial structure


Learn more about what our Fire Prevention Bureau does.


Learn about prevention


Check out the latest important news and updates from ACFR.


See updates from ACFR

Two ACFR firefighters look on during a training exercise
An ACFR firefighter stands in front of a response vehicle

Join the Team

If you would like to learn more about what Adams County Fire rescue is all about, please watch our recruitment video.

Ask a Firefighter

Have a question that only a firefighter can answer? Ask us below and one of our team members will get back to you shortly!

ACFR Firefighter speaks to a group of children