Police, Fire, & Emergency Services

If you have an emergency situation, please call 911. For general information about Police, Fire and Emergency Services in Hookerton, please see below.


Police service in the Town of Hookerton is provided by the Greene County Sheriff's Department.

Sheriff Lemmie Smith
301 N. Greene Street
Snow Hill, NC 28580
(252) 747-3411



The Hookerton Volunteer Fire Department was established in 1956 and incorporated in 1959. The 35 active members of the VFD operate out the Town's fire station, which was built in 1985. The most recent purchase made by the fire department was a 14' boat that allows the department to make water rescues.

Fire Department Leadership
Shaun Jackson, Chief
Louis Wainwright, Assistant Chief
Marty Morris, Assistant Chief
Tyler Shirley, Captain
Brandon Tripp, Captain


Emergency Services

Emergency Services in Hookerton are provided by the Hookerton EMS. Chartered with the Hookerton Fire Department in 1963, the EMS has seen a number of changes over the years, with the most notable being in the vehicles they drive.

EMS Leadership
Sheri Taylor, Captain
Raymond Clemmons, Board of Directors
LeRoy Whitfield, Board of Directors
John Sugg, Board of Directors
Billy Moye, Board of Directors
Bill Rose, Board of Directors