Deputy Chief Fire Officer appointed at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service

Sam Burton has been appointed Acting Deputy Chief Fire Officer at Shropshire Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS), with immediate effect.

Councillor Richard Overton, Vice-Chair of the Fire Authority, said:

“I’m delighted we have appointed Sam into this important role at SFRS. Her new role will provide the leadership required as we look to the future.

“Sam will also be strengthening the executive leadership team by appointing two interim Assistant Chief Fire Officers who will provide additional support across the service.”


28th June, 2024