The Fullerton Fire Department operates under the government of the city of Fullerton, Calif., and offers fire suppression, rescue and emergency medical services for residents. The department preserves and protects residents lives and their properties. It offers a full line of management services, such as conducting annual disaster exercises, coordinating the planning and preparedness activities of the city government, and preparing and maintaining a resource inventory. The Fullerton Fire Department also provides training and educational programs related to general safety, emergency response and life saving techniques. The Fullerton Fire Department operates a community emergency response team that educates people about disaster preparedness for hazards and trains them in basic disaster response techniques.