Fire Department



Fire Department

212 South 4th Street
Clinton, OK 73601
Phone: (580) 323-2298
Fax: (580) 323-4372
fire@clintonok.gov


The City of Clinton Fire Department (CFD), with 13 full-time employees and 16 volunteers, provides fire prevention, fire suppression, rescue and other emergency services for Clinton and surrounding areas. The Department's comprehensive fire prevention programs include code enforcement, arson investigation and public education. CFD serves a population of over 9,000 people and an area of 50 square miles, and responds to more than 350 incidents a year. Approximately 45% of our calls are fire related, 10% automobile accidents and medical related, 10% industrial accidents, 30% good intent calls, and 5% weather related. Suppression and rescue personnel operate on three different shifts (Red, Blue, and Green). Each shift is a 24-hour shift (7:00 am to 7:00 am).

Fire Call Statistics

CFD operates with Class-A pumpers (3), aerial, brush pumpers (4), tanker, rescue, technical rescue trailer, portable light plants (2), support vehicles (4), and portable generators (5).

Fire Employees:


Aaron Snider
Email:
TITLE: Firefighter
Shift: Green
Date of Service: 02/13/2014


Barry 'Bear' Dehart
Email: barry.dehart@clintonok.gov
TITLE: Acting Fire Chief
Shift: Green
Date of Service: 05/24/1982


Billy Challis
Email:
TITLE: Battalion Chief
Shift: Blue
Date of Service: 07/01/1985


Blake Shaddon
Email:
TITLE: Firefighter
Shift: Blue
Date of Service: 02/08/2014


Brett Russell
Email:
TITLE: Lieutenant
Shift: Green
Date of Service: 02/16/2003


Calvin Baggett
Email:
TITLE: Firefighter
Shift: Blue
Date of Service: 09/11/2007


Courtney Jones
Email:
TITLE: Administrative Assistant
Shift: None
Date of Service: 03/11/2013


David Stewart
Email:
TITLE: Firefighter
Shift: Red
Date of Service: 03/30/2004


Forrest Valentine
Email:
TITLE: Lieutenant
Shift: Blue
Date of Service: 07/24/2008


John Denney
Email:
TITLE: Firefighter
Shift: Red
Date of Service: 03/18/2007


Mark Switzer
Email:
TITLE: Firefighter
Shift: Green
Date of Service: 01/01/2015


Rick Challis
Email:
TITLE: Battalion Chief
Shift: Red
Date of Service: 12/15/1998


Scott Haggard
Email:
TITLE: Lieutenant
Shift: Red
Date of Service: 05/07/1999

Helpful Numbers

  • City Hall: 323-0261
  • Chamber of Commerce: 323-2222
  • Frisco Conference Center: 323-7874
  • Utilities: 323-0217
  • Public Works: 323-1678
  • Police: 323-2323
  • Fire: 323-2298