Chief Michael J Simpson
Welcome to the Town of Atlantic Beach Fire Department website. Atlantic Beach Fire Department provides our community with the most up to date Fire Suppression, Technical Rescue, and Paramedic Level Emergency Medical Services. You will find more detailed information on all of our services within our website. You will also find important information on Fire Prevention, Fire Inspections, and Hurricane Preparedness and Evacuation within this site. Our Bravest consist of 14 full-time employees and 24 Volunteer Fire and EMS personnel. We hope you enjoy our website and find the information within it helpful.
The Atlantic Beach Fire Department provides fire protection for Atlantic Beach and mutual aid assistance for Pine Knoll Shores, Morehead City, and other surrounding communities. Our suppression efforts are enforced with a 2004 E-One 75’ Aerial/Pumper and a 2013 KME (1500GPM) Pumper. Our personnel are North Carolina certified Fire Fighter Level II.
Emergency Medical Servies
The Atlantic Beach Fire Department is an Emergency Medical Services Advanced Life Support Provider. We house two Paramedic Ambulances serving the Town of Atlantic Beach and assisting surrounding areas. Our personnel are highly trained EMT-Paramedics providing optimum care to our community and visitors.
The Atlantic Beach Fire Department is a North Carolina Association of Rescue and EMS certified Medium Duty Technical Rescue Company. We specialize in Ocean/Surf Rescue, Surface Water Rescue, Confined Space Rescue, Rope Rescue, High Angle Rescue, Cell Tower Rescue, and Vehicle and Machinery Rescue and Extrication. We operate with one Medium Rescue Truck, a fire rescue boat, and a jet-ski with a surf rescue sled.
Confined Space Rescue
Dive Rescue / Recovery