The Rockford Fire Department routinely collects data on various performance measurments. We are committed to providing the best service possible to the citizens and believe in transperancy and openness when it comes to providing information to those citizens on our activities as a department.
Incidents have increased an average of about 3% each year. Between 2015 and 2016 incidents decreased about 1%.
ALS (Advanced Life Support) is defined by the procedures performed and medications administered by Ambulance crew.
Ladder 1/Rescue 1 and Ladder 2/Rescue 2 are "jump companies". They are manned by the same personnel. They respond to medical calls with the Rescues and all other calls with the fire apparatus.