Programs

Available Programs
  • Emergency Preparedness 
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Emergency Communications
  • Risk Management - The Department of Emergency Services facilitates the Risk Management and Loss Control program for the Caroline County government. This includes:
    • Identifying safety hazards and concerns and working with departments to improve worker safety
    • Submitting and monitoring claims associated with County government, including worker’s compensation
    • Assisting departments and employees with insurance questions or claim problems
    • Administering a comprehensive insurance program for fleet, property, general liability, environmental, boiler and machinery, crime, and worker’s compensation
  • Technical Support Services - The Department of Emergency Services provides technical support for computerized systems, including:
    • Geographical Mapping Information System
    • Maintenance of the Computer Aided Dispatch and Police Records Management Systems
    • Administration and software maintenance of enhanced 911 systems
  • Administration - Administration is responsible for the overall management of the Department. This includes:
    • Providing overall vision and direction for the Department
    • Providing high-quality personnel management, including assisting employees and programs to meet established goals
    • Managing grants and alternative funding sources
    • Coordinating Length of Service Award Program (LOSAP) reporting for the volunteer fire companies
    • Promoting Emergency Services activities to allied organizations
    • Managing the Department’s social media presence
    • Providing public outreach and education
    • Providing support to the various program areas within the Department of Emergency Services
    • Providing assistance to the volunteer fire departments