Dorchester County Fire-Rescue responds to all fire emergency calls and all major emergency incidents.
Leadership is responsible for planning, organizing, and administering mutual aid, fire training programs and operational guidelines and provides administrative oversight of the County Fire Fund.
The Dorchester County Fire-Rescue is dedicated to safeguarding the lives, property, and environment of our community through exceptional service utilizing education, preparedness, prevention, and response to emergency incidents.
An essential function of the department is to provide opportunities for a positive presence in the community.
A strong emphasis is placed on connecting the Fire Department/Service and the community together.
Dorchester County Fire-Rescue has a ISO Rating of 4.