The Plymouth Fire Department provides fire suppression and rescue services to the city of Plymouth, Mass. The department offers mitigation of and recovery from a variety of conditions that adversely threaten the safety of the public. The department s primary operations consist of the confining and extinguishing of various types of fires. As an extension of the department s rescue services, it also provides pre-hospital, emergency medical care. In addition, it controls spills and incidents involving hazardous materials and participates in campaigns for community awareness regarding fire safety. The Dalton Fire Department operates more than five stations that are located throughout the city.