Emergency Services

City of Williamstown Police Department

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

Phone: 304-375-4935 or 911
Williamstown Police Department
100 West Fifth Street
Williamstown, WV 26187


City of Williamstown Fire Department

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

Fire Chief: Joe Rut
Phone: 304-375-3960 or 911
Williamstown Fire Department
411 West 5th Street
Williamstown, WV 26187-1114

St. Joseph's Ambulance Service

St. Joseph's Ambulance Service 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 St. Joseph's Ambulance Service 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: 911