Division of Fire & Rescue

Hampton Fire & Rescue is a combination department with more than 
270 full-time personnel supplemented by a contingent of volunteers under the direction of Interim Fire Chief Jason H. Monk. In 2016 the division became the first combination fire and rescue agency in Virginia to hold an ISO-1 rating and be fully accredited with the CFAI and the Center for Public Safety Excellence. The division, whose volunteer service dates back to 1884, provides fire protection, emergency medical services and environmental protection for the city's 136,000 residents. Hampton has 11 fire stations strategically located throughout its 53-square mile border.

Services and Programs

The Division of Fire & Rescue prides itself on taking a proactive approach to community service, including: fire suppression, fire investigations, water rescues, fire prevention, code enforcement, and hazardous materials mitigation.

Key Links

Follow these links for more information on:

Hampton Fire Stations Citizens Fire Academy
Request a Public Education Visit Free Smoke Alarms
Ambulance Reports Staff Contacts
Fire Daily Call Logs
5-Alarm Festival & Chili Cook-off
Camp Fury/Camp Prospect EMS Cost Recovery

  1. Public is invited to awards, retirement, promotional ceremony Thursday

    June 6, 2018 - Hampton's Division of Fire & Rescue will hold its annual Awards, Retirement and Promotional Ceremony Thursday, June 7, at the Fort Monroe Theatre, 41 Tidball Road. Read on...
  2. Division of Fire & Rescue receives state 'Agency of Excellence' designation

    May 11, 2018 - Hampton’s Division of Fire and Rescue this month received the “Agency of Excellence” designation from the Virginia Department of Health – Office of Emergency Medical Services. Read on...
  3. Registration open for Fire's Camp Fury for young women, Prospect for young men

    March 1, 2018 - Registration is now open for Camp Fury for Girls and Camp Prospect For Boys. Read on...