VNC S-54 Sign 2160 Pickwick Dr.
Camarillo, CA 93010
(805) 371-1111 x.54
Emergencies: Dial 911
Fire Station 54 serves the central area of the City of Camarillo and is the Battalion 1 Headquarters. Battalion 1 commands the Camarillo and Somis areas and the department's Special Operations activities. Special operations include hazardous materials mitigation, urban search and rescue services, water rescue and specialized fire fighting activities such as shipboard and aircraft emergencies. Located next to the Post Office on Pickwick Drive, this station was built in 1995 to replace the old fire station and county building on Ventura Boulevard. Staffed daily by seven firefighters plus the battalion chief, the Camarillo Fire Station houses an engine (Engine 54); a 100' tillered aerial ladder truck (Truck 54); a water rescue (Water Rescue 54) with two rescue water craft (jet-ski) and an inflatable boat; and an urban search and rescue vehicle (USAR 54);. A USAR cache trailer with additional USAR supplies is also assigned. The battalion chief has a command vehicle (Battalion 1).