Lincoln Public Safety
consists of 7 full time Fire Engineers, 1 Fire Chief, 5 full time
Police Officers, and 1 Police Chief. The department works
together to provide 24-hour coverage to our community and beyond.
A host of part time individuals complement our full time staff.
Nearly 45 Firefighters volunteer their time to help our residents
in their time of need. About 8 reserve officers help our
full time Police Officers to ensure a safe community.
Lincoln Fire Department is responsible for fire protection,
fire prevention and rescue services for an area of more than 100
square miles for Lincoln / Chester residents and visitors alike.Free of charge, the
Lincoln Fire Department will conduct
and deliver a ready, well equipped, well trained, capable and
professional fire service.
chimney inspections, business inspections, fire
safety and extinguisher
classes, home safety training, planned
evacuations, voluntary house or business inspections. If
you are a resident or business of the Town of Lincoln or Chester
and would like to schedule a free inspection or class call the
Lincoln Public Safety Building at 794- 8455.
This department also
maintains a community emergency shelter in the event of a
disaster. No pets are allowed in the shelter. Please
feel free to call the department for more
effective law enforcement services to the citizens of the Town Lincoln.
Through training and constant reevaluation of policies and procedures
the department will maintain the highest level of professionalism,
making Lincoln a safer community.
The Lincoln Police Department is available to conduct volunteer
house or business inspections, property checks while you're
away, and available for speaking engagements at your special
event. For example, the Chief of Police has given speeches
covering such topics as identity theft, elderly
security, bank security, business security, and much, much,
capabilities are limited only by your
with its normal patrol function and professional police service
the department also provides: Routine bike patrols of the down
town area and immediate residential area, residential security
inspections, business security inspections, guest speakers at
employee meetings and speaking for public service functions.
On the right, Patrol Officer Patty McLaughlin participates with
the children during Fall Fest activities.