The Milford Fire Department offers emergency management services. The department provides rescue and fire suppression solutions. It also offers hazardous material control and mitigation services. The Milford Fire Department is responsible for the enforcement of fire prevention codes and laws. The department administers educational programs that focus on topics related to fire safety for the general public. Operational since 1846, it serves more than 10,000 residents. The Milford Fire Department participates in several community events and programs. The department has a fleet of extrication equipment. It is responsible for the issuance of burning permits. The Milford Fire Department additionally conducts firefighting training programs for school students. It is governed by the Charter Township of Milford in Michigan.