There are many aspects of living that the Village of Matteson prides itself on, and public safety is no different. Matteson is a safe and secure community that is supported by an award-winning and state-of-the-art 911 police, fire and emergency medical services facility. The police and fire departments are always prepared. Two fire stations are strategically located in the community to provide emergency response within a four-to-six minute time frame. You can count on the Matteson fire department to be there fast when you need them. Whether it is a cat in a tree or a serious situation, the police and fire departments are always there at a moment’s notice to provide the emergency service one may require.