The Jefferson County Sheriff's Emergency Management and Preparedness team employs experts in disaster preparedness for all kinds of hazards, including wildfire. The team works to continually evaluate potential hazards and seeks ways to keep citizens and emergency responders prepared for natural and man-made disasters.
Training exercises conducted in the Emergency Operations Center throughout the year help maintain staff proficiency and response capability.
Emergency Management and Prepardness encourages citizens to take steps to prepare themselves and their families for emergencies.
From natural hazards to terrorism, the Jefferson County Emergency Preparedness Guide (PDF)provides comprehensive information to help citizens prepare for natural and man-made disasters. Download yours, or contact us for a paper copy.
The Accessible Emergency Information website to an external site provides valuable emergency information to those with disabilities. Information includes 18 emergency preparedness topics and is available in video and downloadable document format.