Royal Oak Mi. is located 2 miles north of Detroit in Oakland County. We cover 12 square miles, a population of 60,000, mostly residential and light industry. We have 58 uniformed personel and a Chief, along with an office staff of 2 civilians. The year 2004 we had 5118 runs. We staff 3 engines, 1-135' Bronto tower ladder, 3 ALS transporting rescues.