About the WFD
About the Winchester Fire Department
Fire Chief Dwayne Wiggans
The Winchester Fire Department provides the primary fire and emergency medical services (EMS) for the City of Winchester. It is a combination department with 9 fulltime and 8 part-time employees. Current staffing is 3 personnel per day operating on a three-shift rotation.
Our EMS division provides Advanced Life Support (ALS) at the Paramedic level (highest prehospital emergency care). Our first out fire apparatus is Engine 4 which is a 1,250 gallon 2019 Toyne four air pack seats and a top mount pump.
The Fire Department is located on the south side of the City Building on Washington Street.
Dwayne Wiggans, Fire Chief, FF/EMT
Anthony Harless, Public Relations, FF/P
Levi Cross, FF/P
Nathan Goodman, Assistant Chief, FF/P
Kent VanNote, Captain, FF/EMT
Dalton Brown, FF/P
Shawn Patterson, Captain, FF/EMT
Jeffery Benson, FF/P
Scott Patterson, FF/EMT
Larry Franklin, FF/P
Gary Gray, FF/EMT
Ellie Kerns, FF/EMT
Billie Sanders, FF/EMT
Rick Sanders, FF/EMT
Winston “Jr.” Cross, FF/P
Cody Crawford, FF/EMT
Brandon Barndollar, FF
Firefighter (FF) Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Paramedic (P)