Emergency Management

Our Emergency Management Agency is responsible for the judicious planning, assignment and coordination of all available resources for an integrated program of prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery for emergencies of any kind that may occur within Luzerne County.

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What's new!!
Our 2020 Training and Exercise Plan!
Please click on the Training tab at left, then click on the calendar link.

Upcoming Classes:

MGT-418 Readiness: Training Identification and Preparedness Planning
January 29th and 30th, 2020
L146 Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program
February 12th and 13th, 2020

For more details, course announcements, and an updated calendar (as of January 6th, 2019), please click on our training page and its links or contact our office.  Our calendar is updated during the first week of every month.

Here is the latest Information from the National Weather Service concerning our area:



County residents can easily receive emergency alerts via text and email from Luzerne County’s Swift911 system! Please click on the link below and download the Swift911 public app or just text Swift911 to 99538 on any smartphone!

Add or Remove yourself from the Swift 911 emergency notification system.