About Us

TheFireDepartmentApp.com is a division of OCV, LLC., the leaders in mobile app development for law enforcement, public safety, emergency management and public health agencies for over nine years. Our custom apps for iPhone and Android devices help fire departments reach their citizens where they are: their smartphones.

TheFireDepartmentApp.com will help your department brand itself as innovative leaders in fire safety within your community and provide easy access to important information to your citizens. App users have the ability to receive instant push notifications from your fire department, follow along a fire safety checklist, view a map of station locations, access a post-fire checklist and more – all from an app!

Our Process


Our team of communication strategists will work with your department to determine your specific needs and how they can be met with an app.


Our designers will work to determine the best way to present your information, making the app both helpful and easy to use.


Our experienced team of developers will then work to bring the app to life, implementing the previously determined strategy and design into a unique mobile solution.


"Everyone has a smartphone or tablet, so that's why we chose to develop a custom app for our fire district to reach our citizens."

Whitney Weaver
Assistant Chief, Nixa Fire Protection District, Missouri

"Realizing that significantly more time is spent within an app, we decided to build an app to better communicate with and reach our citizens."

Charles Weaver
Assistant Chief, Livingston Parish Fire Protection District 5, Louisiana

Common Features

Take a look at the most popular features we offer our clients and how these features can benefit not only your company, but most importantly, your citizens.

Station Locations

Have a map displaying the department stations locations in the area as well as their addresses.

Fire Safety Checklist

Allows users to check off fire safety tasks that aid in the prevention of and preparation for a fire.

Request an Appearance

Gives a form to the users so they can request an appearance from your department.

Social Media

Integrate feeds from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and more.

Calendar of Events

Share your events with citizens and allow them to add your events to their phone's calendar.

Push Notifications

Send important information and instant alerts to your citizens with the push of a button.

Our Portfolio

We have built over 400 apps for fire departments, sheriffs’ offices, police departments, public health and EMA agencies across the United States and Canada. Take a look at some of the apps we have built.