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Indianapolis Fire Department

Indianapolis Fire Department 

"Our Family Serving Your Family"

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IFD Quick Stats

Average response time for IFD in 2017 - 4:20
How many calls for IFD service in 2017 - 168,131 

The average response time for IFD in 2016 - 4:23
How many calls for IFD in 2016 - 108,124
The average response time for IFD in 2015 - 4:37
How many calls for IFD service in 2015 - 100,261 


​IFD video links - Check it out!
Produced by Joel Harsin

"The History Of Fighting Fire in Indianapolis"

Nominated for 3 Emmys!


Indianapolis Firefighters Museum


Indianapolis Fire Department - Tod Parker

IFD Re-Deployment Plan 2016 - 2018


Re-Deployment Plan.pdfRe-Deployment Plan.pdf
​​Community Meeting PPT 10172016.pdf


Indianapolis Fire Department

955 Ft. Wayne Ave
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

(317) 327-6041
Emergency Dispatch: 911

Have A Tip About An Arson?
Call Crimestoppers
at 317-262-TIPS

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Have a question about or need a smoke alarm?

Call the IFD Fire and Life Safety Division Smoke Alarm Hotline at
317-327-6093 or stop by:

 9am - 4 pm M-F
955 Ft. Wayne Ave

11 am - 5 pm M-F
1903 W 10th
2970 N Sherman 
4155 N College
602 E Pleasant Run Pkwy N Dr

Fire and Life Safety Division MobileEyes Contractor Portal for Inspections

Project Lifesaver Info
30 Days Advance Notice REQUIRED -
Last day to submit is Sept. 30 for Oct. 30
 NO REQUESTS  for Apparatus, Show and Tell or Safety Trailer will be accepted from Oct. 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019 due to  weather, holidays and departmental scheduling . They will begin again weather permitting, in April 1st.
Education table requests for the Fire and Life Safety Division and Station Tours are accepted year round.

Keep your family safe by using the following tools

Family Fire Evacuation Plan.pdf
Family Home Safety Checklist.pdf​


Check out the links below for more info on family safety:

State Farm Fire Safety Fire Safe Kids​ Sparky the Fire Dog US Fire Administration - Fire Safety​ SafeKids Save On Energy Kids​

Get out and Stay Out!

Fire Related Links Associated Organizations Fill the Bell

Clothe a Child