Mission Statement: Portsmouth Fire, Rescue and Emergency Services is a community based department that is committed to providing the highest quality of public safety services. We protect lives and property through emergency medical services, fire suppression, disaster management, hazardous materials management, fire & medical prevention, and public education.
Vision Statement: To cultivate a diverse, modern, innovative, caring and compassionate department that operates safely, is competent, and is responsive to the community.
311 County Street – Suite 200
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704
Dial 911 for Emergencies
Fire Administration – (757) 393-8765
Fire Marshal Office – (757) 393-8689
EMS Division Offices – (757) 393-8123
Administration Fax # – (757) 393 – 5161
Monday – Friday from 8a – 5p