Destin Fire Control District

Committed to Saving Lives and Preserving Property

Destin Fire Control District

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  • Promotion Announcement – May 2018

    The Destin Fire Control District announces the internal promotion of Mike Landis to the rank of Captain and Kevin MacDonald to the rank of Engineer effective May 15, 2018.


    We congratulate Captain Landis and Engineer MacDonald on their accomplishments.


  • 2018 Autism Awareness

    The Destin Fire Control District and it’s Employees are collecting donations in support of Autism awareness.  Show your support by donating and wearing an Autism Awareness T-shirt.

     –  Autism is a bio-neurological developmental disability which impacts the normal development of the brain.  Autism generally appears in children before the age of 3 and effects the areas of social interaction, communication skills and cognitive function.

    • Stop by the main fire station at 848 Airport Road, Destin to make a donation and mention “Creating Awareness for Autism” and you will receive a limited edition, Autism themed T-shirt (while supplies last.)  Please support our efforts by donating $20.00 or whatever you can give.


    All net proceeds count towards this fundraiser and will be donated to the Autism Spectrum on the Emerald Coast, Inc.. (Cash and check only please.  No credit cards)


    Learn more about how our local community is working to fight this disability:

    • The Autism Spectrum on the Emerald Coast, Inc. is a 501(C) 3 non-profit organization whose mission is to serve as the leading voice and resource of the local autism community. We are the area’s leader in raising community awareness while providing support for individuals with autism and their families through outreach opportunities, educational programming and providing inclusion opportunities within schools and the community. Click here for more information  –
    • The Emerald Coast Autism Center (ECAC) is a 501(c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to educating and improving the lives of young children with autism in Okaloosa and Walton counties and surrounding areas.  Click here for more information –

    Other sources for information:


  • Job Openings


    Applicants must attend training academies, as well as complete a 550 yard or 500 meter swim in 10:00 minutes or less.


  • Up Coming Events

    CPR Training

    Everyone can safe a life.  Sign up for a CPR class and learn how.

    Upcoming classes:

    • Monday, May 7, 2018 at 8:00am (BLS class)
    • Monday, May 21, 2018 at 8:00am (Standard AED/Heartsaver class)
    • Monday, June 4, 2018 at 8:00am (BLS class)
    • Monday, June 18, 2018 at 8:00am (Standard AED/Heartsaver class)
    • Please Call for additional schedules (850) 837-8413


    For a full listing of future classes please visit our CPR page by clicking this link:  CPR page

    Contact us at (850) 837-8413 for more information.



  • Important News

    Important News

    • Regular Monthly Board of Commissioners Meeting (include Budget Workshop) – Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at 5:30 p.m at 848 Airport Road, Destin, FL  32541




Fire Statistics                   EMS Statistics


Jan: 82 Jul: 0 Jan: 167 Jul: 0
Feb: 70 Aug: 0 Feb: 173 Aug: 0
Mar: 56 Sept: 0 Mar: 231 Sept: 0
Apr: 52 Oct: 0 Apr: 194 Oct: 0
May: 0 Nov: 0 May: 0 Nov: 0
Jun: 0 Dec: 0 Jun: 0 Dec: 0
                Year To Date         260                 Year To Date  765
        2017:             920         2017:          2,224
        2016:             890         2016:          2,146
        2015:             819         2015:          2,147