Winchester Fire and Rescue Department

- Since 1788 -


Winchester Fire and Rescue Department strives to be a leader in combination Fire and Rescue Services. 


To professionally provide and enhance life safety and fire protection services in a safe, resolute and respectful manner for all our community partners. 

Core Values

F – Fairness
I – Integrity
R – Respect
S– Service

Leadership Philosophy

Our focus is to empower members to grow rather than be content. Personnel are expected to be the very best in their profession, accountable, at all levels, and to make critical decisions that best benefit the community and department.


Continuously work to meet the 16 Life Safety Initiatives to make sure “Everyone Goes Home” as defined by the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation. Serve the community through strategic planning that focuses on staffing, infrastructure and resources. Increase career and volunteer recruitment and retention.

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