Fire Facts: The United States has the highest fire death rate and the greatest number of fires in the industrialized world according to statistics provided by the U.S. Fire Administration…Read More

 

Fire Safety Checklist: Talk with you family about your emergency plan and practice it regularly…Read More

 

Exit Drills: You should gather your family together, discuss fire safety, draw out a plan of your home and finally, practice, practice, practice getting out alive…Read More

 

Smoke Detectors: Smoke Detectors are indispensable tools for life safety but they require proper installation and maintenance. Location is critical. Caring for smoke detectors is a quick and easy task. Check the following recommendations or contact the Fire Prevention Division with any questions…Read More

 

Carbon Monoxide: Carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, and tasteless gas that is a by-product of combustion…Read More

 

Senior Citizen Safety: According to the United States Fire Administration, at least 1,100 Americans ages 65 and older die as a result of residential fires…Read More

 

Campus Fire Safety: Many families within our fire district have children preparing to enter college. As the entity responsible for ensuring public fire education, we feel that it is our duty to provide information to families and students concerning fire safety in university dormitories, sororities, fraternity houses, and other off campus housing…Read More

 

Severe Weather 101: What is a wall cloud? What’s the difference between a watch and a warning? Is it ever “too cold to snow”? Learn all about thunderstorms, tornadoes, hail, lightning, floods, damaging winds and severe winter weather. Links for educators, students, and the public.  https://nssl.noaa.gov/education/svrwx101/www.noaa.gov

 

Prescription Drug Drop-Off Program: The Prescott Valley Police Department has partnered with MATFORCE by supporting their “Dump The Drugs” program aimed at providing the community with a way to properly dispose of any unused or unwanted prescription drugs…More

 

Consumer Safety: Learn about your legal options and get free evaluations from attorneys experienced with product liability and personal injury cases…More