The Fort Mitchell Fire Department has become one of the finest equipped and most well trained departments in KY. The area covered by the FMFD enjoys a Class 3 Fire Protection Classification which means savings on the fire-insurance premiums paid by citizens. The service area of the FMFD also encompasses the cities of Crestview Hills and Lakeside Park via contract. The Fire Division responds to over 700 fires and other incidents each year.
Department is staffed as follows:
- 5 Full Time Firefighter/EMT
- 3 Full Time Firefighter/Paramedics
- 14 Part Time Firefighter/EMT
- 6 Part Time Firefighter/Paramedics
- 30 Volunteer Firefighters