Fire Prevention


Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve fire suppression services to the rural un-incorporated community by quickly and safely extinguishing all fires in our community and to protect life, property, and the environment. We will continue to seek new opportunities to serve our citizens at a reasonable cost to the residents and visitors of Tipton County.

Fire Districts

Tipton County includes 9 Fire Districs with 4 Full-Time and 5 Volunteer.

Click here for a map showing the County Fire Districts.

Brighton Fire Department
66 School St, Brighton TN, 38011, 901.475.6536, Fire Chief Kinney Bridges, ISO 5/5x, Size of District: 31.6 square miles / Number of Personnel: 4 full-time and 15 volunteers

Charleston Volunteer Fire Department
1845 Davis Rd, Covington TN, 38019, 901.476.4300, Fire Chief Mike Wallace, ISO 6/7, Size of District: 57.7 square miles / Number of Personnel: ???

Covington Fire Department
North Station - 100 Tennessee Ave, South Station - 100 Mueller Brass Rd, Covington TN, 38019, 901.475.2578, Fire Chief Michael Naifeh, ISO 4/10, Size of District: 95.5 square miles / Number of Personnel: 25 full-time

Garland Volunteer Fire Department
1197 Garland Rd, Covington TN, 38019, 901.476.8430, Fire Chief Tommy Gay Sr., ISO 7/9, Size of District: 22.4 square miles / Number of Personnel: 15 volunteers

Gilt Edge Volunteer Fire Department
9149 Munford Giltedge Rd, Burlison TN, 38015, 901.476.2971, Fire Chief Brandon Fletcher, ISO 5, Size of District: 50.7 square miles / Number of Personnel: 14 volunteers

Mason Volunteer Fire Department
12157 Main St, Mason TN, 38049, 901.294.2344, Fire Chief Rueben Meyer Jr., ISO 7, Size of District: 1.96 square miles / Number of Personnel: 15 volunteers

Munford Fire Department
Munford Station - 1396 Munford Ave, Munford TN, 38058, Fire Chief Alan Barkelew, ISO 4/4x, Size of District: 26.1 square miles / Number of Personnel: 10 full-time and 44 volunteer (18 filled)

Atoka Fire Department
Atoka Station 3 - 681 Walker Pkwy, Atoka TN 38004, 901.837.5960, Fire Chief Henry Posey, Size of District: 16.6 square miles / Number of Personnel: 10 full-time and volunteer

Quito/Drummonds Volunteer Fire Department
Quito #1 - 71 Quito Drummonds Rd, Quito #2 - 261 Tate Rd, Drummonds TN, 38023, 901.835.3939, Fire Chief Josh Miller, ISO 6, Size of District: 70.6 square miles / Number of Personnel: 27 volunteers

Three Star Volunteer Fire Department
2050 Sadler School Rd, Brighton TN, 38011, 901.476.8183, Fire Chief Jon Piercy, ISO 6, Size of District: 51.8 square miles / Number of Personnel: 20 volunteers

Contact
Kinney Bridges
Tipton County Fire Coordinator
Division of Fire Prevention
139 North Main St
Brighton, TN 38011
901-475-3653 Office
901-233-0316 Cell
901-475-9983 Fax
Email: kbridges@tiptonco.com