Operations Division

The Operations Division is responsible for all Fire and EMS Emergency Responses within the City Of Kokomo and Center Township in Howard County.

Battalion Chief #1   James James
District Chief #1     Scott Barnett

Battalion Chief #2    Brad Myers
District Chief #2      Kurt Reed

Battalion Chief #3    Douglas Thomas
District Chief #3      Ryan Smalley


The Kokomo Fire Department Hazard Emergency Response Team is also supervised by the Operations Chief. The HERT Team is responsible for Hazardous Materials and Technical Rescue Responses in all of Howard County, and serves as the State of Indiana District 6 Technical Rescue Response Team.