City of Hillsdale Police Department

The City of Hillsdale Police Department provides 24 hour police protection to the City of Hillsdale.



City of Hillsdale Fire Department

Originally organized as the Baw Beese Fire Company in 1857, the City of Hillsdale Fire Department moved from the old firehouse on McCollum St. sometime in the 30's, and moved to the first floor of City Hall where it resided until 1964. Currently the Fire Department is located across the street at 77 E. Carleton Rd.
  • 24-hour fire protection - Class 5 fire rating
  • Staff of full-time and volunteer fire fighters
  • Three engines, including an 85-foot platform truck
  • Pumping capacity of 4,750 gallon per minute
  • Provide rescue and medical first responder services


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24-hour ambulance service is provided by Reading Emergency Service, with a local ambulance house within the City of Hillsdale


Contact Information:

Scott A. Hephner, Police & Fire Chief