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Mission Statement

The Berkeley Fire Department protects life, property and the environment through emergency response, prevention and community preparedness.

Vision Statement

The Berkeley Fire Department embraces public service and will be recognized as a leader who responds effectively with well-trained and compassionate professionals.

Core Values

Accountability - Knowing your job and taking ownership

Dedication - Committing to the organization and the community

Empowerment - Creating a culture that promotes safety, employee development, and community

Service - Meeting the expectations of the community in a respectful way

Teamwork - Working together while being open, clear, and honest with each other

Trust - Maintaining an atmosphere that promotes honesty and integrity