About Us

Our Mission

To serve and safeguard the people and protect the property, resources, environment, and quality of life in Colorado.


Our Vision

To be the Nation’s premier state fire organization by acting with foresight, providing bold leadership, enhancing our partnerships, and exemplifying the highest level of professionalism in fire prevention and protection, while building a safe and supportive work environment for our employees.


Our Values


We stand for something larger than ourselves and take that privilege to heart. We carry out and live by our values because they are the very foundation of our character.



We rigorously uphold the highest ethical caliber, stand by our ideals, and honor commitments at all times.



We are devoted to the safety and well-being of the public and our employees. We commit to go further, endure longer, and look closer to see how we can best assist.



We 'bear true faith and allegiance' to the people of Colorado, our partners, and DFPC. We have a sense of pride, brotherhood, and common commitment shared by the members of DFPC.