The main function of the Fire Department is to protect life, property, and the assets of the City from any emergency situation through preparedness, prevention, public education, the development and enforcement of fire codes, emergency medical services, fire suppression and hazardous material incident response.
Fire Department Services
The City of Corpus Christi is currently accepting applications for Firefighter / Paramedic.
Citizens should prepare a plan well in advance of an evacuation.
Request a Fire Truck Visit, a Tour or a Parade. Request a Fire Safety Presentation. Request a Fire Extinguisher Training. Request a Fire Escape Plan & Home Inspection.
If you are a homeowner, you may qualify for free smoke alarms from the Corpus Christi Fire Department. To qualify, you must meet the following criteria:
Ricardo “Richie” Quintero, Interim Fire Chief