Emergency Services

City of Smithers Police Department

The Smithers Police Department is empowered to enforce the law, protect property and reduce civil disorder in the City of Smithers. The Smithers Police Department is engaged in an array of activities, depending on the situation, but its predominant concern is the preservation of order. 

Phone: 304-442-5296 Ext. 305 or 911
Fax: 304-442-2070
Smithers Police Department
PO Box 489
Smithers, WV 25186


City of Smithers Fire Department

The fire department that is empowered to provide fire protection and first response services for the City of Smithers is the Smithers Fire Department. The Smithers Fire Department also employs the services of other county VFDs to oversee the fire protection district that encompasses the City of Smithers.

Fire Chief: Fire Chief: Thomas Whittington
Phone: 304-442-2211 or 911
Smithers Fire Department
PO Box 518
Smithers, WV 25186

Jan-Care Ambulance Services

Jan-Care Ambulance Services is a branch of emergency services dedicated to providing out-of-hospital acute medical care and/or transport to definitive care, to patients with illnesses and injuries which the patient, or the medical practitioner, believes constitutes a medical emergency. The goal of the Jan-Care Ambulance Services as it relates to Emergency Medical Services is to either provide treatment to those in need of urgent medical care, with the goal of satisfactorily treating the malady, or arranging for timely removal of the patient to the next point of definitive care.

Phone: 304-442-4111 or 911
Jan-Care Ambulance Services
Montogmery, WV 25136