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  1. PA Office of the State Fire Commissioner

    State Fire Commissioner Announces $30 Million Available for Fire/Volunteer Ambulance Grants

    State Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay announced that $30 million in grants will be available to fire and volunteer ambulance companies who applied for the funds through the Fire Company/Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program. Read on...
  2. Hazmat Respone Team

    Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Dedicates and Officially Places Hazard 800 Vehicle in Service

    Westmoreland County Hazardous Materials Response Team 800 and the Department of Public Safety were joined September 28 by the Westmoreland County Commissioners for a ribbon cutting ceremony to dedicate and officially place Hazard 800 in service. Read on...
  3. Governor Wolf Declares State of Emergency Ahead of Winter Storm

    Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf today declared a state of emergency in preparation for the winter storm expected to impact Pennsylvania, especially in the southeast and south central regions of the state. Read on...
  4. PA Dept of Agriculture

    Safety and Precautionary Measures Urged Ahead of Potentially Severe Storm (PA Dept of Agriculture)

    Provide shelter for livestock and pets; stockpile feed; and if necessary, follow best practices for dumping milk. Read on...
  5. PEMA Generators enroute to Westmoreland County

    Local municipalities receive Generators with the help of the PEMA Disaster grant

    Westmoreland County DPS took possession of two 175 kW generators this week to be available during disasters to augment emergency power for municipal emergency operations in three municipalities. Read on...
  6. Stork Pin Recognition

    Dispatcher Assists Local Family Deliver a Healthy Baby Girl

    Exciting news for one of our own Dispatchers, Rachel Kuras Nolf was able to assist a family in Murrysville on September 9th with the delivery of a healthy baby girl! Read on...
  7. Follow us on Twitter!

    Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is now on Twitter! Read on...
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