Fire Department

The Mission of the La Porte Fire Department is to provide the highest standard of professional service to all those who seek our help. We will protect life, property, and the environment by providing rapid response in the event of a fire, medical emergencies, and natural or man-made disasters.


809 W. 18th St.
La Porte, IN 46350

2021 Shift Calendar Download

La Porte Fire Department consists of three shifts. Each shift is headed by a battalion chief and three captains. The department maintains a staff of three fire inspectors and three mechanics, as well as a training officer.

Name Title Email Phone
Snyder, Andrew Chief Email 219-362-3456
Burke, Kelly Assistant Chief Email 219-362-3456
Kanney, Zachary Training Chief Email 219-362-3456


Shift A : Physical Address :  La Porte, IN 46350
Name Title Email Phone
Balanow, Ryan Firefighter/EMT    
Bowen, Jesse Firefighter/EMT    
Fisher, Max Firefighter    
Garner, Brian Captain    
Kelly, Jeremy Firefighter/EMT    
Lott, William Captain    
Luscomb, Steve Battalion Chief    
Oake, Russell Mechanic    
Post, Adam Firefighter/EMT    
Poulos, Elija Firefighter/EMT    
Pressler, AC Captain    
Schuster, Matthew Inspector    
Schuyler, Patrick Firefighter/EMT    
Sheldon, Randy Firefighter/EMT    


Shift B : Physical Address : La Porte, IN 46350
Name Title Email Phone
Boardman, Michael Firefighter/EMT    
Devereaux, Derek Firefighter/EMT    
Doig, Samuel Firefighter    
Gibertini, Anthony Firefighter/Paramedic    
Jedrysek, Erik Inspector    
Klimczak, Steve Captain    
Long, Tyler Firefighter/EMT    
Roberts, Bruce Mechanic    
Sabie, Robert Battalion Chief    
Salyer, Chad Firefighter/EMT    
Slater, Brett Firefighter/EMT    
Wegiel, Keith Firefighter/EMT    
Wilson, Scott Captain    
Wisnieski, Carl Captain    


Shift C : Physical Address : La Porte, IN 46350
Name Title Email Phone
Biernaki, Doug Captain    
Bladecki, Ryan Firefighter/EMT    
Cooney, Jacob Firefighter/EMT    
Gray, Brian Mechanic    
Kazmierczak, Jacob Firefighter/EMT    
Lusco, Tom Firefighter/EMT    
Meyers, Joshua Firefighter/EMT    
Mulcrone, Michael Firefighter/Paramedic    
Ring, Anthony Firefighter/EMT    
Robowski, Chase Battalion Chief    
Sabie, Erik Captain    
Seymour, Wayne Inspector    
Smith, Eugene Captain    
Wineland, Edward Firefighter/EMT