Fire Suppression / Emergency Management

Jacksonville Fire Department Fire Suppression and Emergency Medical Services Division is commanded by three Battalion Chiefs, each Chief is in charge of one of the three fire suppression shifts. Each shift consists of five fire companies and three ALS ambulance units.

Fire Suppression

Fire Suppression Shifts carry out numerous activities and functions including fire suppression, rescue, EMS, public assistance, training, pre-fire planning, fire prevention, public education, hydrant maintenance, and apparatus, equipment, and facilities maintenance.

Fire Suppression Personnel

Battalion Chief Office: 501-985-1252

Fireman at work
  1. Battalion Chief Thornton

    Bob Thornton

    Fire Battalion Chief

     Black Shift

  • Chief Bob Thornton
  • Captain Randall Heffner
  • Captain Allen Marshal
  • Captain Jeff Singleton
  • Captain Mike Whalen
  • Lieutenant Kelli Bratton
  • Lieutenant Steve Davidson
  • Lieutenant Tyler Johnson
  • Lieutenant Jeremy Moody
  • Lieutenant Parish Reynolds
  • FF/Paramedic Tyler Young
  • FF/EMT Dakota Douglas
  • FF/EMT Dylan Golden
  • FF/EMT Richard Henderson
  • FF/EMT Hayden Ritchey
  • Probationary Firefighter Josh Goldman
  • Probationary Firefighter Chris Jenkins
  • Probationary Firefighter Tyler Blevins
  • Probationary Firefighter Patrick Boyd
  • Probationary Firefighter Zach Hicks
  • Probationary Firefighter Brandon Legros
  1. Battalion Chief Cargile

    Drew Cargile

    Fire Battalion Chief

      Red Shift

  • Chief Drew Cargile
  • Captain Calun Fulton
  • Captain Adam Jones
  • Captain Justin Martin
  • Captain Jeremy Moseley
  • Lieutenant Colter Antonsen
  • Lieutenant Cody Henley
  • Lieutenant Bobby Tarno
  • Lieutenant Allen Wells
  • Lieutenant Nathan Willett
  • FF/Paramedic Parker Thompson
  • FF/EMT Keifer Richmond
  • FF/EMT Danny Horton
  • FF/EMT Bryce Shepard
  • Probationary Firefighter Chris Campbell
  • Probationary Firefighter Josh Wallace
  • Probationary Firefighter Colton Leonard
  • Probationary Firefighter Andy Pulido
  • Probationary Firefighter Bradley  Barnett
  • Probationary Firefighter Denna Amplo
  • Probationary Firefighter Caitlin Neal
  1. Battalion Chief Teague

    Adam Teague

    Fire Battalion Chief

     Green Shift

  • Chief Adam Teague
  • Captain Clark Coleman
  • Captain Leo Foster
  • Captain Joseph Potts
  • Captain Robert Walls
  • Lieutenant Zachary McCrotty
  • Lieutenant Kris Roachell
  • Lieutenant Josh Selby
  • Lieutenant Nicholas Sutton
  • Lieutenant Payton Sullivan
  • Lieutenant Jonathan Thompson
  • FF/Paramedic  Mark Reese
  • FF/EMT Nathan Duncan
  • FF/EMT Josh Shepard
  • FF/EMT  Stormy Smith
  • FF/EMT  Cody Bagley
  • FF/EMT  Michael Smits
  • Probationary Firefighter Bradley Barnett
  • Probationary Firefighter Latriana Blade