Public Safety

North Canton Fire Department

Police, Fire or EMS

For Emergencies
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Non – Emergency Phone Numbers:
Police: (330) 499-5911
Fire: (330) 499-3404

Fire Department Chief

Fire Department Chief

I would like to welcome you to the North Canton Fire/EMS web-site. Our site contains valuable information about our department and our community. I hope you will take the time to explore the different areas and links.

The North Canton Fire/EMS Department proudly provides exceptional fire protection, rescue, and emergency medical response services to our community in the most cost effective way possible. As firefighters and EMS personnel, we are committed to protecting the quality of life and the safety of our citizens and visitors by quickly responding to fire, rescue, medical, and environmental incidents, and by providing first-rate public fire education and fire-safety inspections. Planning for emergency response and comprehensive training are also an important part of our department’s efforts to save lives and protect property.

In addition to exceptional fire and medical services, our department prides itself in providing innovative solutions to maintain the most cost effective and community oriented customer service. Our programs are successful due to the professionally trained and dedicated department staff who implement them.

I am proud to be a part of the North Canton Fire/EMS Department and am pleased to lead such a great group of dedicated professional full-time and part-time personnel who strive to do their best to serve our community.

Please enjoy our web-site and should you have any questions or comments regarding the North Canton Fire/EMS Department, or have questions relating to accident, injury or fire prevention, please contact me directly at 330.499.3404; or to send me an electronic message.


Chief John Bacon

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 Police Department

North Canton Police Department

Welcome to the website of the North Canton Police Department.

The North Canton Police Department is made up of twenty-three full – time and four part-time sworn police officers, seven full – time and two part-time communications dispatchers, and one administrative assistant. The services provided by the sworn officers of the department include patrol operations, traffic enforcement, investigations, community policing and a special response team. The Communications Division of the North Canton  [Read more]

Police Department News Releases

Patch PoliceMedia Advisory Fireworks Safety 06-17-2013

Media Release Stopping for school bus 8-19-2013

Media Release Update Online threat NCMS 02-11-15