The Richmond Fire Department District is a full-service public safety agency that provides fire suppression, prevention and education, as well as offers emergency medical services. It serves an area of more than 25 square miles and over 48,000 residents through nearly 80 firefighters and above three fire stations. The district s specialty units include a hazardous materials response, mobile field command, and light and air units. The Richmond Fire Department District houses various equipments, such as leather buckets, hooks and ladders. It is located in Richmond, Ky.