Emergency Services

Mission Statement

To provide planning, training, resources, response, warning, coordination and information through communications to the public, elected officials and public safety agencies to assist them in preparing for, responding to and mitigating emergencies and disasters which affect the residents of Broome County.

Emergency Notifications 

Emergency Services Organizational Chart


The Office is Comprised of Six Divisions

small_911-pfm-logo.gif Communications -
Administers the Broome County Emergency Dispatch/911 Center.
radio_tower_active.png Public Safety Systems -
Administers the Broome County Emergency Communications Systems.  Broome County has also contracted for an extensive study of our Public Safety Radio System.
emergency management_2.jpg Emergency Management 
Conducts hazard vulnerability studies, provides Disaster Planning and preparedness for response and recovery. Administers the county's NY- Alert emergency public notification system.
Emergency Medical Services 
Administers NYS certified emergency medical training programs. Plans for adequate delivery of emergency medical services and coordinates mutual aid among EMS providers.

Fire Prevention & Control
Administers New York State Outreach Fire Training program, Broome County Fire Mutual Aid Plan,  Hazardous Materials Response Team,  Wildland Search & Rescue Team, Water Rescue and Dive Team, Firefighter Assist and Search Teams, and Fire Investigation Team.

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Public Safety Programs
The Public Safety Program consists of several initiatives designed to enhance public safety including our School Safety Program, Stop DWI and the School Bus Stop-Arm Program