Fire Department

City of Ridgeland's fire department badge

The Ridgeland Fire Department provides both emergency and non-emergency services to the public from four fire stations utilizing two pumper trucks, two ladder/pumper trucks, two rescue trucks, three rescue/dive boats, and several support vehicles. Employees include firefighters/EMT’s, firefighter/paramedics, and administrative staff. Three shifts staff the four stations.

Fire Department Staff

Matthew BaileyFire Chief601.856.8405
James StokesDeputy Chief601.856.3775
Stacey JohnsonAdministrative Assistant601.856.8405
Steve WilsonAssistant Fire Chief A-Shift601.856.7004
Kipp EldridgeAssistant Fire Chief B-Shift601.856.7004
Troy BergeronAssistant Fire Chief C-Shift601.856.7004
Todd WilbournInspector601.856.3775
Jonathan PoseyTraining Officer601.856.3760