The City of Jonesboro Fire Department is a professional department that covers a one hundred ten square mile response area in Northeast Arkansas. Jonesboro has seven stations that are manned by one hundred and twelve full time firefighters. Employees work shifts in the twenty four on forty eight off format. The department runs seven engines, three ladder trucks, one heavy rescue truck, one airport crash truck, and two brush trucks. The Jonesboro Fire Department also runs a specialized Hazardous materials response unit that covers the city, as well as Craighead and the surrounding nine counties. More information can be obtained from our website or by contacting the Fire Department administrative offices at (870)932-2428.