Administration


Travis Brown, is the Fire Chief of the Las Cruces Fire Department. The department has 133 sworn personnel and approximately 12.5 million dollar budget.

The Administration Division is comprised of a Deputy Chief, the Logistics/Safety Battalion Chief, and the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Battalion Chief.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

  • Policy and Guideline Formulation
  • Oversight of Special Operations
  • Department Safety Officer
  • Training and Operations Guidelines for EMS Services
  • New Hire Processes
  • Promotional Processes
  • Certification Processes
  • Research, Planning, and Development
  • Budgeting
  • Management Information Systems
  • Training and Development