We are thrilled to announce a significant milestone for our community: Dothan has been designated as Alabama’s first Heart Safe Community! This recognition is a testament to our commitment to public health, safety, and the well-being of our residents…{Click for more}


Are you prepared to be a hero in an emergency? Every second counts when someone experiences sudden cardiac arrest, and your quick action could mean the difference between life and death. That’s why we’re inviting you to join us for CPR training and become equipped with the skills to save lives.  We offer CPR Certification through the American Heart Association and “Hands Only” CPR. Click on each link for details!

In a concerted effort to enhance the safety of our residents, the Dothan Fire Department and the American Red Cross have teamed up to provide FREE smoke alarms to households in need. These smoke alarms are crucial for early fire detection, giving families vital time to evacuate safely in the event of a fire emergency. Click here for more info!

We are excited to offer the Candidate Physical Ability Test (CPAT) program, designed to assess your physical fitness and readiness for the demands of firefighting. Aspiring firefighters like you play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and well-being of our community, and we’re here to support you on your journey. Clink on the link for more dates and registration!

Sign up today for our next Hands Only CPR Training!

Situated at the heart of our community, the Wiregrass Public Safety Center stands tall as a beacon of preparedness and resilience. This state-of-the-art facility serves as a centralized hub for the DFD Training Division & DPD Police Academy , integrating cutting-edge technology with expert personnel to ensure swift and effective responses to any crisis.


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