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Dayton Texas

Public Safety

In 2019, the City of Dayton contracted emergency medical services to Allegiance Mobile Health. This contract provides for one dedicated ambulance in the City of Dayton with a backup ambulance staffed and at the station within the city limits. The standby ambulance would be called upon if the primary ambulance was unable to respond due to other commitments in the city.

Fire Department

The Dayton Volunteer Fire Department proudly protects an estimated 20,000 people living in an area of 144 square miles. We operate out of 2 stations that protect residential, agricultural, and industrial areas. Our department is a public department whose members are on a volunteer status.

Municipal Court
The Municipal Court provides the City with enforcement of Class “C” misdemeanor criminal offenses and ordinance violations occurring within the city limits.

Police Department
The primary mission of the Dayton Police Department is to proudly serve the community by protecting our citizens, enforcing the law, and working in partnership with the public to enhance the quality of life by holding ourselves to the highest standards of performance and ethics.