Police, Fire, & Rescue

Police Service

  • Emergency: Dial 911 (Vermont State Police)
  • Non-Emergency: (802) 468-5355 (Vermont State Police)
  • Town Constable Dale Kerber: (802)287-9112

Police service is provided through the Vermont State Police and the town constable. To report a non emergency call the State Police at 468-5355, but if you require emergency service call 911. 

Poultney Rescue Squad

The Rescue Squad provides emergency ambulance care. The squad is licensed at the highest level which is paramedic. Each level of certification must obtain continuing education credits each year to maintain certification. Through the Rutland Regional Ambulance Service it can provide advanced life support to patients in critical condition.  The Poultney Rescue Squad non-emergency number is (802) 287-5575. In the case of an emergency, phone 911.

Poultney Fire Department

The Fire Department consists of 41 volunteers all of which have had 50 hours of training and many have attended state certified schools. Sixteen members have received Level 1 certification. The Poultney Fire Chief is Tim Kerber and their non-emergency number is (802) 287-5712. In the case of an emgergency or to report a fire, phone 911.