The Rye Fire Department is a combination department consisting of both volunteer and career firefighters. The Department is broken down into four fire companies: Poningoe Hook and Ladder, Poningoe Engine and Hose, Milton Point Engine and Hose and the Rye Fire Police Patrol. The Poningoe Hook and Ladder Company and Poningoe Engine and Hose Company are located out of Rye Fire Headquarters at 15 Locust Avenue. The Milton Point Engine and Hose and the Rye Fire Police Patrol are located at the Milton Point Firehouse (Station 2) at 560 Milton Road. Together, the Rye Fire Department responds to approximately 1000 calls per year.