On behalf of the men and women of the Riverside Fire Department we thank you for spending some time to visit our website. The Riverside Fire Department has a proud history of serving our community for over 125 years. That spirit of service continues as we move forward into the future.
The men and women of the Riverside Fire Department are here to serve you.
From our frontline Firefighters to our Communication Center Dispatchers, and our
sworn and civilian staff that comprise our workforce, we are committed to providing the
highest levels of service possible
As the 21st Fire Chief for the City of Riverside, I am proud to represent this outstanding organization. The men and women of our Department are committed to the residents, businesses and visitors of our City. As the City of Arts & Innovation we will continually seek new ways to provide our services in an effort to be more efficient, more adaptable and more responsive to the needs of our community.
It is our commitment to you that we stand ready to assist you in your time of need 24/7 with compassion, professionalism, respect and dignity. I personally look forward to meeting with many of you and building a long standing partnership.
The mission of the Riverside Fire Department is to preserve and enhance the quality of life for the citizens of the City of Riverside. The fire department shall protect life, property, and the environment within the city through proactive life safety, community education and emergency services programs utilizing responsible fiscal management, a highly trained work force, progressive technology and modern equipment.
Michael Moore Fire Chief