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Our Department of Public Safety supports the direction, management, and employment of emergency services and resources in Westmoreland County to ensure the public safety of county residents, 24 hours a day every day.
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  1. Great American Shakeout Drill United States Northeast Region

    Join the World's Largest Earthquake Drill

    International ShakeOut Day is always the third Thursday of October (this year: October 15). While COVID-19 has brought many uncertainties and challenges, one thing's for sure: ShakeOut is still happening this year! Additional Info...
  2. View of Hempfield Tornado 2011 from Route 30 West

    Westmoreland County Hazard Mitigation Plan is Complete

    The HMP documents the risks faced by the county and its communities, an analysis of stakeholder capabilities, and a set of goals, objectives, and actions to reduce vulnerability across the county. Read on...
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  4. Bud Mertz demonstrating interior features of Mobile Command Center

    Westmoreland displays new high-tech mobile command center

    The $516,000 center includes a large trailer with internet, mapping and communications equipment and two mobile surveillance units that feature cameras atop 37-foot masts and six drones for aerial reconnaissance activities. View Tribune-Review article and video
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    Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is now on Twitter! Read on...
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    CodeRED - Keeping Citizens Informed

    All Encouraged to Sign-up for Emergency and Non-emergency Alerts at County Website. Read on...
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