Paris Fire Department utilizes two shifts of firefighers to provide services to citizens 24 hours per day, 7 days per week.  Each shift has 11 career fire fighters that respond to the various emergencies that occur.  Each shift has 1 Assistant Chief, 2 Captains and 2 Lieutenants.

Our department operates out of two stations to protect an area of approximately 12.99 square miles with a population of 10,126 people.

When the persons of each shift are not fighting fires, responding to motor vehicle accidents, fire alarms, or other emergencies, they perform other tasks such as testing fire hydrants, testing apparatus pumps and hoses and training.

Paris Fire Department checks over 775 hydrants annually and color codes them to allow fire crews to know how many gallons will be available for firefighting operations.

Paris Fire Department has an ISO rating of 4.



Fire Chief Michael Williams, Sr.
Fire Marshal Greg Andrews
Asst. Chief Randall Jones, Chuck Wade
Captains: Chris Mustain, Barry Farmer, Richard Bomar, Chris Fletcher
Lieutenants: Michael Long, Johnny Henderson, Brandon Bell, Fred Reed
Firefighter/Driver: David Harrison, Craig Atkins, Walt Petty, Jason Osbron
Firefighter: Roger Clendenin, Justin Hughes, Jason McCord, John Roaten, James Hinson, T.C. Myrick, Craig Barrow, Jon Crenshaw