Fire Prevention Bureau

30 Clinton Road
West Caldwell, NJ  07006

Phone: 973-226-2302
Fax: 973-226-4571



John N. Medina, Fire Official / Fire Subcode Official

David Jedele, Fire Inspector

Mission Statement

The mission of the West Caldwell Fire Prevention Bureau is to preserve and enhance the quality of life for the citizens of West Caldwell, through the application of comprehensive fire and hazard prevention programs.

Our goals are:

  • To raise public awareness of fire safety considerations. This is accomplished through various educational programs offered to all populations within the community.
  • To identify and cause the abatement of fire hazards through a comprehensive inspection program.
  • To verify the proper operation and maintenance of all fire protection systems or devices.

Contact us!

Requests for information regarding our educational or inspection programs can be answered either by visiting our “FAQ” (Frequently Asked Questions) page, by calling us at 973-226-2302 or by email to

Helpful Links

Click here for information on disposal of fire extinguishers.

Click here to view our "Fire Prevention Fact Sheets".

Click here to view "Fire Is", A five Part Video Series on fire prevention and safety hosted by Dr. Frank Field along with his son Storm and daughter Allison. 

Click here for the West Caldwell Fire Department page.

Click here for information about the West Caldwell Fire Department Knox Box Program.


To Report a Fire or Other Emergency DIAL 911!



Additional Links