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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. Cover sheet from Westmoreland County Hazard Mitigation Plan

    Westmoreland County Multi-Jurisdictional Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan - Revision Is Starting!

    The Westmoreland County Hazard Mitigation Plan must be revised every five (5) years to meet Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requirements. See project updates, documents and more... Read on...
  2. 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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    Aid to Support Recovery Efforts from Severe Storms in Southwestern Pennsylvania

    Governor Tom Wolf announced that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) approved his request to declare a disaster in Westmoreland County after significant flood damage to homes and businesses from a severe storm on Sept. 9, 2018. 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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    Westmoreland County Department of Public Safety is now on Twitter! Read on...
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