Fire Department

The Pascagoula Fire Department is committed to serving the Pascagoula area with the highest level of life and property protection. We will achieve this by providing excellent and compassionate service in an atmosphere that encourages innovation, professional development and diversity.


The mission of the Pascagoula Fire Department (PFD) is to identify and respond to community needs in order to deliver an effective and efficient system of service to minimize risk to people and property from fire.

The services provided by PFD by 57 full time employees. These services include, but not limited to:

  • Fire Suppression
  • Fire Prevention
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Public Education
  • Rescue Operations (Rope, Confined Space, Trench, Diving)
  • Natural Disaster Response
  • Hazardous Material Operations
  • Smoke Detector Programs
  • Burning Permits
  • Mississippi TASK FORCE members

IN CASE OF AN EMERGENCY, PLEASE DIAL 9-1-1. Our dispatch is provided by the Pascagoula Police Department.

*If you have any questions regarding the permits please call, (228) 762-1901.*