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Division of Fire & Rescue
Hampton Fire & Rescue is a combination department with more than fire patch 
270 full-time personnel supplemented by a contingent of volunteers under the direction of Fire Chief David E. Layman. 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 Fire Prevention Checklist
Request a Public Education Visit Free Smoke Alarms
Ambulance Reports Staff Contacts
Fire Daily Call Logs
5-Alarm Festival & Chili Cook-off
Camp Fury for Girls - Grades 6-12 Citizens Fire Academy Begins in March

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Fire Division Receives Top ISO Rating
Hampton Division of Fire & Rescue received a Class 1 rating from the Insurance Services Office (ISO) during a recent evaluation; the highest score that a fire protection community can receive. Only 4 other Virginia fire departments hold this rating. Additional Info...
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Contact Us
David E. Layman
Fire Chief

22 Lincoln St.
Sixth Floor City Hall
Hampton, VA 23669

Ph: (757) 727-6580

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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