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For Emergencies

 

Dial 911!

 

If you are unable to call, or fear that doing so may result in harm to yourself or others, you can send a text to "911." However, a voice call is preferable if you are able to do so safely.

 

 

For Non-Emergent Inquires or Requests

(304) 586-0246

 

       

Emergency Management
Director

Frank Chapman

 

(304) 586-5370 - Option 2

     

Email Frank Chapman

 

E-911 Deputy Director

Kris Gibson

 

(304) 586-5370 - Option 4

 

Email Kris Gibson

 

Mapping and Addressing Coordinator

Bailey Legg

 

(304) 586-5370 - Option 1

 

Email Bailey Legg

 

Career Opportunities

Putnam County Office of Emergency Management periodically has opening for qualified individuals. Please complete an application to begin the process.

     

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E-911 Call Statistics

 

Calls Received

 

  JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH APRIL MAY JUNE JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER OCTOBER NOVEMBER DECEMBER TOTAL
2015 --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- 117,758
2016 9,046 9,057 9,538 9,837 10,002 10,398 10,983 11,554 9,489 9,682 8,981 9,060 117,890
2017 9,408 8,525 9,562 9,621 10,350 9,824 10,529 10,136         77,955

 

Events Entered into CAD for Dispatch

 

  JANUARY FEBRUARY MARCH APRIL MAY JUNE JULY AUGUST SEPTEMBER OCTOBER NOVEMBER DECEMBER TOTAL
2015 --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- 39,625
2016 2,888 2,961 3,429 3,498 3,736 3,667 3,709 3,826 3,257 3,339 3,139 3,036 40,485
2017 3,334 2,879 3,279 3,527 3,372 3,350 3,390 3,586         26,717

 

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NTAS Threat Level

We Are Weather-Ready

Ambassador of NOAA's Weather-Ready Nation initiative.

 

Putnam County 911 / Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is an official Ambassador of NOAA's Weather-Ready Nation initiative!

 

The Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador™ initiative is the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) effort to formally recognize NOAA partners who are improving the nation’s readiness, responsiveness, and overall resilience against extreme weather, water, and climate events.

 

Are you "Weather-Ready?"

 

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