Emergency Management & Preparedness

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Emergency Management and Preparedness team employ 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.

Are You Prepared?

Emergency Management and Preparedness encourages citizens to take steps to prepare themselves and their families for emergencies.

From natural hazards to terrorism, the JeffEmergency Preparedness Guideerson 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.

Information for People with Disabilities

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.

Emergency Management Documents