Collier Professional Firefighters & Paramedics

Proudly protecting and serving the citizens of Collier County FL. Our citizens represent the communities of  East Naples, Golden Gate, Isles of Capri, Port of the Islands, City of Everglades City and Chokoloskee.

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About Local 2396

Collier Professional Firefighters and Paramedics have an extensive history of serving the citizens of Collier County.  In 2014, four departments merged to form a single commanding presence to efficiently aide their citizens in emergency services.  

East Naples Fire Department had been a prominent resource in their community since 1961.  Golden Gate Fire Department protected life and property in Collier County since their inception in 1982. Isles of Capri Fire Rescue had proudly served their citizens since 1977.  Ochopee Fire Rescue was an asset to the heart of the Everglades for over 25 years.      

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Golden Gate (Top Left), East Naples (Top Right), Ochopee (Bottom Left), Isles of Capri (Bottom Right), Local 2396 (Center)

News & Information

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Collier Professional Firefighters and Paramedics T Shirt Sales

May 03, 2020
Support your local Firefighters and Paramedics by purchasing our new Local 2396 T Shirts

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Fire Commissioner Board Election 2020

Apr 03, 2020
There are two commissioner seats in our district up for election. Follow Local 2396 for our endorsements.

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Our Own William Douglas - For County Commissioner

Apr 02, 2020
Local 2396 endorses William Douglas for Collier County Commissioner District 1.

In Our Community

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First Responder Night

May 03, 2020
March 21st is First Responder Night, with some proceeds going to MDA

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Know When to Burn

Apr 02, 2020
Know the conditions before you burn.

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MDA Boot Drive

Apr 02, 2020
Local 2396 giving Muscular Dystrophy the BOOT!

Our Charities

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Opperation: Overhaul

When the emergency is over, this nonprofit searches for any extension of PTSD and other behavioral issues in our nation’s first responders.

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Romp in the Swamp

A charitable organization that puts on a family friendly competitive fishing tournament and raffles off some amazing prizes.

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Muscular Dystrophy Association

For over 65 years the IAFF has partnered with the MDA in an effort to raise money, and awareness, for children with muscular dystrophy.

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