General Information
Chief of Public Safety
Tony Cain
(254) 582-1061
303 N. Waco Street

Department of Public Safety

The Hillsboro Department of Public Safety is made up of a talented team of individuals committed to safeguarding and enhancing the quality of our community. This reputable department is structured into two principal divisions: fire/rescue and police, complemented by essential support services offered by our communications team (911) and administration staff. A distinguishing feature of our systems, setting it apart from traditional police and fire departments, is the extensive cross-training of numerous personnel to efficiently handle both police and fire emergencies. The Hillsboro Department of Public Safety maintains a persistent pursuit of excellence in fulfilling our responsibility as guardians of community safety through continuous education and rigorous training. We value our mission and embrace our goals as an innovative and proactive public safety department.