Richard R. Bowers, Jr.

Richard R. "Richie" Bowers, Jr. is the chief of the Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, a position he has held since April 29, 2013.

On February 16, 2018, Chief Bowers announced his retirement, effective April 30.[1]


  1. Stabley, Matthew. "Fairfax Co. Fire Chief Retiring Amid Harassment Controversy." NBC4 Washington. NBC4 Washington, 16 Feb. 2018. Web. 16 Feb. 2018.