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United States Fire Administration

As an entity of the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency, the mission of the USFA is to provide national leadership to foster a solid foundation for our fire and emergency services stakeholders in prevention, preparedness, and response.

Colorado Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators

The CIAAI is the Colorado Chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators (IAAI), a 7,700-member association of professionals from around the world dedicated to the control of arson and the investigation of all fires.

International Association of Fire Chiefs

The IAFC represents the leadership of firefighters and emergency responders worldwide; our members are the world's leading experts in firefighting, emergency medical services, terrorism response, hazardous materials spills, natural disasters, search and rescue, and public safety policy.

International Association of Arson Investigators

The International Association of Arson Investigators is dedicated to improving the professional development of fire and explosion investigators by being the global resource for fire investigation, technology and research.

Friendship Fire Association

Spotlighting the day to day operations of the District of Columbia Fire Department's Friendship Fire Association.  Friendship Fire Association is the all-volunteer support unit of the District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department.

1st Responder News

1st ResponderNews.Com is the leading provider of Local Emergency Service and Fire News and information for the firefighters, rescue and EMS communities with links, breaking news, headlines, resources, forums, Classifieds and much more.

5280 Fire

Established in August of 2008, 5280Fire.com is the collaborative effort of several Metro Denver Fire Buffs.  5280 Fire’s mission is to capture the firefighter’s moments of triumph that can seldom be seen in the mainstream media.

Federal City Fire

Federal City Fire is Chris Oliphant’s fire photography website.  He started “buffing” with the Friendship Fire Association in 1993 and he joined Cabin John Park Volunteer Fire Department in Montgomery County, MD serving from 1993-2004. Chris began his DCFD career in 1999 as an EMT in the EMS Bureau. In 2004 he transferred to the Firefighting Division becoming a firefighter with Engine Company #17, then in 2008 transferred to Engine Company #29.

Indianapolis Fire Area Photos by John Buckman

Chief Buckman maintains this IFD/Marion County area website. Here you'll find fireground pictures he has taken, along with the interesting stories behind them. Visit regularly to see what's new.

NJ Fire Pictures

This site is owned and operated by Adam Alberti a Lieutenant with the City of Passaic, NJ Fire Department.  The purpose of this site is to archive fireground and fire apparatus photos.  You will find fire apparatus photos from not only New Jersey but from all over the country.

New Jersey Metro Fire Photography Association

This group has been providing excellence in fire photography since 1985.  The association maintains a radio system for members, schedules photo shoots, sponsors an annual FDNY Bus Trip, as well as their yearly Photo Night.