Public Safety

The Town of Rock Hall Public Safety

Rock Hall coordinates among several agencies to meet its public safety needs including law enforcement, fire, rescue, and emergency medical services (EMS).

Police protection is provided by the Rock Hall Police Department.

The Rock Hall Volunteer Fire Company provides fire, Rescue and EMS services. 

The Kent County Humane Society in Chestertown, MD handles animal control isssues.

Designated by the Board of County Commissioners to provide animal control services for the County, the Humane Society of Kent County is responsible for enforcing State and County animal codes. 

Appointing animal control officers, the Society responds to calls regarding dangerous, will and at-large domestic animals. In addition, it maintains an animal shelter, and inspects and licenses kennels, pet shops, and veterinary hospitals operating in the County (County Code, secs. 64-1 through 64-10.3).

Contact Information: For emergencies dial 9-1-1, all other inquires (410) 778-3648