Emergency Services

If you are experiencing an emergency fire, rescue, police, or emergency medical event, call 911.

EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES
​The Town of Thurmont and surrounding communities receive emergency medical services from the Thurmont Community Ambulance Service, Inc.  This department is staffed by a combination of career and volunteer emergency medical personnel.  For more information on this department or on becoming a member, go to www.thurmontambulance.com.

FIRE/RESCUE SERVICES
​Fire and rescue services in Thurmont are provided by the Guardian Hose Company.  This all-volunteer department was organized in 1887.  For more information on this department or on becoming a member, go to www.guardianhose.org.

POLICE SERVICES
​Law enforcement and police services are provided by the Thurmont Police Department.  For more information on TPD, go to the "Government" tab on the home page.

EMERGENCY ALERT SYSTEM
​The Town of Thurmont partners with Frederick County to provide an emergency notification service to our residents and visitors.  Emergency messages specific to Thurmont are available through ALERT Frederick County. To sign up, go to www.FrederickCountyMD.gov/ALERT.  If you need assistance in signing up, call the Municipal Offices at (301)-271-7313.