How can I schedule a ride-along with a fire station?

Due to Covid-19, at this time, we are not permitting ride-alongs.  Please check this site again in 2021 for updates.


Ride-Alongs can last up to 12 hours long and must be scheduled after completion of the items listed below:

  1. Submit a Ride-Along Request Form.
  2. Complete waiver.
  3. Attendance of a 20 minute safety briefing
  4. Review of policy found in Ride Along Documents
  5. You must contact Assistant Chief of Operations Andy Sannipoli AND Susan Mangum via email or by calling at 919-560-4242 19229.

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1. How can I contact a fire inspector?
2. How can I get a copy of a Fire Report?
3. How can I schedule the Fire Department, firefighters, or a fire truck to participate in my community event?
4. How can I schedule a ride-along with a fire station?
5. I received a bill from Fire Recovery USA (FRUSA) that I believe is incorrect. What should I do?
6. How do I schedule a fire drill for my business?
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8. How do I schedule a fire inspection?
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