About

The Berea Fire Department provides fire suppression, emergency medical services and community fire prevention and education to our residents and businesses located in the southwest area of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. The Berea Fire Department is staffed by 23 full-time members which include:

  • Fire Chief
  • Assistant Fire Chief
  • 3 Shift Captains
  • 3 Shift Lieutenants
  • 15 Firefighter/Paramedics

Full time protection includes 2 fully equipped advanced-life-support rescue squads, 2 - 1500 gallons per minute Pumpers and a 110 foot Aerial Tower capable of pumping 1500 gallons per minute. 

Services Provided by the Berea Fire Department

  • Fire Suppression
  • Fire Prevention & Public Education
  • Emergency Medical Service
  • Haz-Mat Response
  • Search and Rescue
  • Extrication

Our Emergency Dispatch Methods

  • Dial 911 - Surest and Fastest
  • Calling our Department @ 234-1212
  • Calling the Berea Police @ 234-1234

Our Department Belongs to the Following Organizations

  • NFPA - National Fire Protection Association
  • BOCA - Building & Code Officials Association
  • IAFC - Internation Association of Fire Chiefs
  • OFC - Ohio Fire Chiefs
  • NEOFCA - Northeastern Ohio Fire Chief's Association
  • NEOFPA - Northeastern Ohio Fire Prevention Association
  • IAFF - International Association of Fire Fighters
  • SERT - Southwest Emergency Response Team
  • SAFES - Southwest Area Fire & Emergency Services

Contact Information:

2 Prospect St.
Berea, Ohio 44017
440-826-5880

Berea Fire Chief:
Mark Kaufhold
440-826-5881
mkaufhold@cityofberea.org

Assistant Chief:


Fire Prevention Bureau
440-234-1214
bereafp@cityofberea.org

Scanner:
800 MHz Radio System


City of Berea - 11 Berea Commons - Berea, Ohio 44017 - (440)826-5800
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