Public Safety

The Department of Public Safety is comprised of three divisions.


Rocky Hill Fire Department includes fire prevention and suppression, all types of rescue services and HAZMAT response. The Fire Department has a variety of fire and rescue apparatus at its disposal:

  • A fire rescue boat
  • One 1750 gallon per minute (gpm) foam pumper
  • One 4 by 4 attack pumper
  • One heavy duty rescue vehicle
  • Support vehicles for command personnel, and Fire Police
  • Three aerial ladders:
    • One aerial with no pump
    • One tower ladder with a 1500 gpm
    • One with a 1500 gpm pump
  • Two 1250 gpm rescue pumpers
  • Two 1500 gpm pumpers


The Police Department's responsibilities include crime prevention, suppression and investigation, as well as uniformed patrol and response. It is the goal of our agency to be a progressive, community-oriented police department, utilizing the most contemporary and effective best practices in crime fighting and police management.

Emergency Medical Services

Rocky Hill Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department has been serving the Town since 1972. There are now:

  • Forty-two active riding members
  • Four new members
  • Five auxiliary members
  • Fifteen inactive life members

Of the riding members, nine are at the Intermediate Advanced Life Support level of certification and of those, four are at the Paramedic Advanced Life Support level of certification.


Non-emergency numbers are listed on this page. In an emergency always dial 911!