The Prevention Division is currently located at 1 Riverfront Plaza, Ste. 110, Lawrence, KS 66044; and is headed by the Division Chief of Prevention, located in the Administration Building next to Station No. 5 at 19th and Iowa (1911 Stewart Ave.) and supported by a Captain and two Lieutenants.

The primary goal of the Prevention Division is to reduce the incidence and severity of preventable injuries and fire loss through public education, code inspections, plan reviews and investigations.

This is accomplished through various activities which include:

To contact the Prevention Division, please call (785) 830-7000; Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. or contact:

Division Chief Jim King
Office: (785) 830-7003



Division Chief Jim King Captain Christopher King Lieutenant Edward Noonen