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LA County Sheriff's Department - In The News Jul

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L.A. County
Sheriff's Dept
In The News
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The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) is a law enforcement agency which serves Los Angeles County, California -- an area totaling approximately 4,084 square miles with a population of almost 10 million people (2010 U.S. Census). It is the largest Sheriff's Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees.

Palmdale Deputy Loses Dance Battle After Impromptu Challenge

LA County Sheriff's Department Takes Part in Viral Lip Sync Challenge, and Challenges OC Sheriff to Try Their Hand

5-Year Old Girl Stops at LASD During Her Cross-Country Lemonade Fundraiser in Support of Fallen Officers

From Destruction 2 Construction: Annual Gun Melt Event Turns Weapons into Rebar for Highway Repairs

LASD Continues Tradition of Participating In Special Olympics Plane Pull, with Goal of Raising $2M by 2020

CNN's Anderson Cooper Acknowledges Department's Efforts to Connect with Community- Dance Off, Lip Sync Challenge

Sheriff McDonnell Discusses Hot Topics in Law Enforcement with KFI Radio

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jul
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DOJ launches Violence Reduction Response Center

Countering false social media information

Starting a law enforcement agency-based cybercrime unit

Webinar: Office for Bombing Prevention programs for first responders

DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jul


Stay Safe in the Summer Heat
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Cool Down When the Weather Heats Up

Is Your Home Prepared for Wildfire?

Survivor Story: Sergeant Gary Boggs Rebuilds after Hurricane Irma

Important Dates to Remember

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LA County Sheriff's Department - In The News Jul
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L.A. County
Sheriff's Dept
In The News
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The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) is a law enforcement agency which serves Los Angeles County, California -- an area totaling approximately 4,084 square miles with a population of almost 10 million people (2010 U.S. Census). It is the largest Sheriff's Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees.

Sheriff McDonnell Addresses New Approach to Opioid Epidemic after 20% Jump in 2017 Overdoses

Take a Virtual Ride-Along on a Tactical Rescue with Our Air 5 Crew

Family of Murdered Lakewood Man Still Looking for Answers

LASD's Youth Academy Puts Kids on Path to Success

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jul
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EPA rolls out national electronic hazardous waste tracking system

New Disaster Health Core Curriculum program announced

Why people keep clicking on phishing emails

Effects of wildfire smoke on community health

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jul


Stay Safe Outdoors this Summer
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Be Ready for Severe Summer Weather

Keep Food Safe Outside

Receive Real-Time Weather Alerts

Important Dates to Remember

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LA County Sheriff's Department - In The News Jul

L.A. County
Sheriff's Dept
In The News
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Sharing recent topics where the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was featured in the news

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) is a law enforcement agency which serves Los Angeles County, California -- an area totaling approximately 4,084 square miles with a population of almost 10 million people (2010 U.S. Census). It is the largest Sheriff's Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees.

Son of Slain On-Duty LASD Deputy Graduates from Academy, Vows to Make Father Proud

Awesome Aerial Time-Lapse Video of Simultaneous Fireworks Displays Throughout LA County

LASD Narcotics Teams Bust Illegal Dispensaries That Don't Want To Play by the Rules

Search and Rescue Team Recruitment Video- Ready to Join?!

Cool Toy Alert- LASD's SEB Highlights the Unit's Tactical Caterpillar or 'Tac-Cat'

Impromptu Game of Street Volleyball Breaks Out During Santa Clarita Sheriff Foot Patrol

Sheriff McDonnell Sits With Channel 7 for Weekly Discussion- Topics Include Death of Lancaster Child and Murder at Malibu Creek State Park

Video Shows Lancaster Deputy Rescuing Frightened Kitten Off Freeway Overpass- Deputy Decides to Adopt Him

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jul
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Watchtower app tracks first responders' vital signs, location

Faulty drug field test concerning for officer safety, evidence collection

IMAAC coordinating federal response to HazMat, CBRNE incidents

Webinar: Combating Human Trafficking - The Role of Fire and EMSe

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jun


Prepare for Summer Power Outages and Share Life Saving Skills
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See a Flash, Dash Inside

8 Steps to Prevent Vehicular Heatstroke

Enjoy Fireworks Safely

Prepare to Evacuate Your Pets

Important Dates to Remember

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LA County Sheriff's Department - In The News Jun

L.A. County
Sheriff's Dept
In The News
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Sharing recent topics where the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was featured in the news

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) is a law enforcement agency which serves Los Angeles County, California -- an area totaling approximately 4,084 square miles with a population of almost 10 million people (2010 U.S. Census). It is the largest Sheriff's Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees.

Determined Crescenta Valley Sheriff's Detective Tracks Down Stolen Baseball Glove

LASD Search and Rescue Volunteer Has Helped to Raise $136K for Cancer Research

Compton Sheriff's CoHost Community Event for Youth

Lancaster Deputy Rescues Small Kitten from Freeway Overpass

At-Risk Kids Challenged with Keeping Up in School, Rewarded with Scuba Lessons Alongside LASD's YAL

LASD Partners with LACo Fire and City of Santa Clarita on Firework Safety

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jun
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Two firefighters shot, one killed during fire at nursing home

Office of Bombing Prevention schedule of virtual training

JTIC expands public safety UAS resources

NG9-1-1 Interstate Playbook Chapter 2 now available

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jun


Prepare for Summer Power Outages and Share Life Saving Skills
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Prepare for Summer Power Outages

What Life Saving Skills Should You Know?

Survivor Story: John and Michelle Tipton Rebuild Their Home Safer, Stronger After Hurricane Matthews

Important Dates to Remember

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LA County Sheriff's Department - In The News Jun

L.A. County
Sheriff's Dept
In The News
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Sharing recent topics where the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was featured in the news

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) is a law enforcement agency which serves Los Angeles County, California -- an area totaling approximately 4,084 square miles with a population of almost 10 million people (2010 U.S. Census). It is the largest Sheriff's Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees.

Preliminary Hearing Begins for Man Accused of Murdering LASD Sergeant Steve Owen

LA County Harbor Patrol Logged More Than 400 Calls For Service in 2017

Temple City Shop Owner Stakes Out His Own Shop, Shoots Intruder, and Holds Him Until Deputies Arrive

Accelerated Testing Event at COC Attracts Twice as Many Applicants Than Expected!

LA County Coroner Says Alleged "Falling" Death of Child is Suspicious

Touching Father's Day Video Debuts on LASD Social Media

LASD Deputies Seize Over 500 Weapons at Convicted Felon's Agua Dulce Residence

Current and Former Members of LA Dodgers Come Out in Support of LASD v. LAPD Swing-A-Thon

Detectives Release Surveillance Video of Person of Interest Linked to Killing of West Hollywood Man

LASD Homicide Detectives Hope New Publicity on Cold Case Murder Will Spark New Clues

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jun
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New training module available from Fire Hero Learning Network

National Atmospheric Release Advisory Center

Health communications lessons learned after 2017 hurricane season

Webinar: Reimbursement for Costs of Firefighting on Federal Property

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jun


Beware of Hot
Vehicles and Share
Life Saving Skills
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Heat Safety for Vehicles

FEMA Releases Guide to Engaging Faith-Based and Community Organizations: Planning Considerations for Emergency Managers

AARP Teams Up with FEMA on a Hurricane Tabletop Exercise

Survivor Story: Rupi Prasad Rebuilds her Retirement Property after Hurricane Harvey

Webinar - Life Saving Skills: Simple, Low-cost Activities for Individual and Community Preparedness

Webinar - Community Conversation: How to Prepare for Cyber Threats

Important Dates to Remember
LA County Sheriff's Department - In The News Jun

L.A. County
Sheriff's Dept
In The News
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Sharing recent topics where the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department was featured in the news

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department (LASD) is a law enforcement agency which serves Los Angeles County, California -- an area totaling approximately 4,084 square miles with a population of almost 10 million people (2010 U.S. Census). It is the largest Sheriff's Department in the world, with approximately 18,000 employees.

Reporter Gets Exclusive Fly-Along with LASD Aero

Off-Duty Sheriff's Lieutenant Helps Saves Kitten On Freeway

Sneaky "Slight of Hand" Theft Caught on Tape in Palmdale

Santa Clarita Deputy Reflects on Returning to Work

Male Arrested in City of Industry for Impersonating a Peace Officer

Woman Found Dead in City of Industry Waterway

Written Exam and Physical Ability Test for Deputy Sheriff Trainees.

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jun
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Firefighter cancer registry bill moves forward in Congress

FEMA releases NIMS Implementation for SLTT jurisdictions

Effective messaging: it's not your English class essay anymore

Webinar: Increasing Situational Awareness for First Responders

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jun


Prepare Your Pet
and Promote Life
Saving Skills
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Prepare Your Pet this National Pet Preparedness Month

Help Promote Preparedness Life Saving Skills

Chatham County Teaches Residents How to Help Until Help Arrives

Survivor Story: Jeff Baugh and his Family Recover after Hurricane Harvey

Webinar - Life Saving Skills: Simple, Low-cost Activities for Individual and Community Preparedness

Webinar - Community Conversation: How to Prepare for Cyber Threats

Important Dates to Remember
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Jun
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Two recalls affecting first responders: propane and injectable Naloxone

Ebola outbreak spreading overseas again

VALOR Officer Safety app updated

Webinar: planning for drinking water emergencies

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief Jun


Plan for Hurricanes; Life Saving Skills; and Two Steps to Save a Life
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Have a Plan for Hurricane Season

Share and Practice Life Saving Skills

CPR and AED Awareness Week

You are the Help Until Help Arrives Reaches Milestone with 100K Participants

Webinar - NFIP Hurricane Season Campaign Overview for Regional Stakeholders

Important Dates to Remember
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center May
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What you can do to prevent suicide in your department

Combating ransomware: awareness briefings scheduled for June

Emergency Services Sector Continuity Planning Suite

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief May


Tips to Grill Safely,
Stay Cool, and
Travel Safe
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Travel Safely during Hurricane Season

Fire Up the Grill Safely This Summer

7 Steps to Prepare Your Home for Summer

Webinar - NFIP Hurricane Season Campaign Overview for Regional Stakeholders

Important Dates to Remember
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center May
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Possible chemical suicides endanger first responders

Emergency management planning for schools

Coordination between emergency management and water utilities

EMS Week: Stronger Together

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DHS and FEMA - Community eBrief May


Learn about Hurricane-related Flooding and Older Adult Preparedness
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Prepare for Flooding During Hurricane Season

Preparedness for Older Americans Month

When a Tornado Hits

Webinar - Protecting Your Organization: Resources, Partners, and Tips to Help Keep Your Office, House of Worship, or Community Center Safe

Important Dates to Remember
DHS and FEMA - Special eBrief May


Special eBrief
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National Hurricane Preparedness Week
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Get Ready During National Hurricane Preparedness Week

Give Your Pet a Preparedness Gift for National Pet Week

Disaster Assistance and Emergency Relief for Individuals and Businesses

Webinar - DHS Resources for Building Cybersecurity Resilience, Capacity, and Capability

Webinar - Supporting the Emotional Well-being of First Responders, Emergency Managers, and Disaster Relief Personnel

Important Dates to Remember
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center May
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FBI releases active shooter 2016-2017 report

Rapid Wildfire Risk Assessments

Social capital key to better disaster resilience

Partnering See Something, Say Something with academic institutions

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DHS and FEMA - Special eBrief May


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Keep Your Propery
Safe During Wildfire
Season
The federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services, or products.

Keep Your Property Safe During Wildfire Season

Prepare Your Organization During National Small Business Week

Webinar - Helping Your Community Get Ready for Hurricanes: Innovations from the Field

Webinar - DHS Resources for Building Cyber Security Resilience, Capacity, and Capability

Webinar - Supporting the Emotional Well-being of First Responders, Emergency Managers and Disaster Relief Personnel

Important Dates to Remember
DHS and FEMA Updates May

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Prepare for Your Financial Future

Put Your Wildfire Preparedness on the Map

FEMA Presents Individual and Community Preparedness Awards

Helping Your Community Get Ready for Hurricanes: Innovations from the Field

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center May
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Suicide deaths outpace line-of-duty deaths for fire, law enforcement

NFPA releases standard for active shooter/hostile event response

Wildfire Research Center videos on community risk reduction }

Human trafficking awareness training for EMS

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DHS and FEMA - Special CERT eBrief Apr


Special CERT eBrief
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Prepare for the 2018
Hurricane Season

Disclaimer: The reader recognizes that the federal government provides links and informational data on various disaster preparedness resources and events and does not endorse any non-federal events, entities, organizations, services or products. Please let us know about other events and services for individual and community preparedness that could be included in future newsletters by contacting:
FEMA-prepare@fema.dhs.gov

Special eBrief: CERT Prepares for the 2018 Hurricane Season

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) invites Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT) across the country to participate in the 2018 National Level Exercise.

Submit a Story for the CERT eBrief
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Apr
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2017 mass attacks findings from the U.S. Secret Service

LEO Near Miss Reporting System

Hazmat Accident Investigation Team Pilot Program

Webinar: Crisis and Emergency Risk Communication

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DHS and FEMA Updates Apr

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Protect Your Financial Future

Help Prevent Home Fires: Install a Smoke Detector

Be Ready Financially: Resources to Help Individuals and Families with Financial Preparedness

Helping Your Community Get Ready for Hurricanes: Innovations from the Field

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Apr
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What is your fire department's safety culture?

New DHS best practices guide on disaster area access

FEMA PrepTalks gives national emergency management experts the stage

National Level Exercise 2018 to focus on hurricane response

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DHS and FEMA Updates Apr

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

NATIONAL ENGAGEMENT FOR NATIONAL INCIDENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEM RESOURCE MANAGEMENT SUPPLEMENTAL GUIDANCE AND TOOLS

Save for Your Financial Future

Five Steps to Tsunami Preparedness

Participate in National Volunteer Week

Be Ready Financially: Resources to Help Individuals and Families with Financial Preparedness

Helping Your Community Get Ready for Hurricanes: Innovations from the Field

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Apr
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Surgeon General issues Advisory on opioid abuse, naloxone

Cybersecurity and the healthcare sector

FEMA seeking public comments on NIMS mutual aid, interoperability

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

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DHS and FEMA Updates Apr

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Plan for Your Financial Future

Prepare for Severe Spring Weather

Ensuring Emergency Preparedness

Planning is Inclusive: Serving Individuals with Disabilities and Access and Functional Needs

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Apr
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Results of EMS mental health services survey

Crisis leadership training for local officials

Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Response Plan 2017 Update

TRANSCAER chlorine training DVD now available

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DHS and FEMA Updates Mar

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

PrepTalk – Financial Literacy and Overcoming Liquid Asset Poverty

Deadline Tomorrow to Apply for FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

Post Your #SafePlaceSelfie

Sound the Alarm by Installing Smoke Detectors

Ensuring Emergency Preparedness Planning is Inclusive: Serving Individuals with Disabilities and Access and Functional Needs

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Mar
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NIST offers free software for agencies to test forensics tools

Assessing Operations of Small Law Enforcement Agencies

Planning for supply chain disruptions

Dam safety training on demand

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DHS and FEMA Updates Mar

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

FEMA Releases Continuity Guidance Circular

Application Deadline Approaching for FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

FEMA Presents Bracken Engineering with a FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award

Learn How to Strengthen Your Organization’s Cybersecurity

PrepTalk – Financial Literacy and Overcoming Liquid Asset Poverty

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Mar
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Unannounced hospital mystery patient drills and toolkit

DHS Science & Technology Directorate puts out a call for new technology

Upcoming FLETC training schedule for SLTT law enforcement

Webinar: Learn How to Strengthen Your Organization's Cybersecurity

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DHS and FEMA Updates Mar

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Application Deadline Extended for FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

Prepare for Spring Tornadoes

Protect Yourself During a Flood

MyPI National Receives 2017 FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Award

Learn How to Strengthen Your Organization’s Cybersecurity

Important Dates to Remember

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Mar
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TRANSCAER Crude by Rail Safety Course now available

Exploring sUAS use in your fire and rescue department

Mistakes leaders make after a data breach NIST updates

Cybersecurity Framework website

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DHS and FEMA Updates Mar

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Spring Forward and Test Your Smoke Alarms for Daylight Saving Time

Register Events on FEMA’s Preparedness Portal

Help Sound the Alarm!

Apply to Join FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

Webinar - Preventing Human Trafficking in Disasters: What You Need to Know and What You Can Do

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Mar
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Copline helps law enforcement officers in crisis

AVSNearMiss.org: lessons learned from averted school violence

National Mutual Aid System beta testing launches in four states

Webinar: healthcare response to Las Vegas mass shooting

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DHS and FEMA Updates Mar

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

3 Ways to Make a Difference During Red Cross Month

Apply to Join FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

Put a Freeze on Winter Fires

Webinar - Preventing Human Trafficking in Disasters: What You Need to Know and What You Can Do

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Mar
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Managing risk in the fire service

Lessons learned from protest response in Charlottesville

IPSA Webinar Week line-up announced for April

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DHS and FEMA Updates Feb

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Prepare Now for Spring Flooding

Apply to Join FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

Keep the “Invisible Killer” Out of Your Home

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Feb
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Hospital emergency plans not enough during 2017 disasters

Partnering with private sector security on protests and civil unrest

2018 cybersecurity outlook for SLTT governments

SchoolSafetyInfo.org resources for safer kids

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DHS and FEMA Updates Feb

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

50th Anniversary of the First 9-1-1 Call

Apply to Join FEMA’s Youth Preparedness Council

FEMA Seeks Applicants for National Advisory Council

Stay Safe If You Get Stranded

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Feb
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9-1-1 celebrates its 50th birthday Rad

Responder Network: training and resources for SLTT


More seasonal and pandemic influenza resources

Webinar: Practical Decision-Making Tools for First Responder Agencies

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DHS and FEMA Updates Feb

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Core Capability Development Sheets Updated

Apply to Join FEMA's Youth Preparedness Council

What to Wear to Stay Warm

Sharing Inclusive Practices and Approaches to Prepare Communities for Disasters: Core Advisory Group Webinar

Webinar: Help After a Disaster for Private Non-Profits and Houses of Worship: Potential Sources of Financial Assistance

Important Dates to Remember .. and more ..
Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Feb
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Needlestick prevention during the opioid crisis

Fitness tracker data now public, heat maps a serious security concern

FEMA Core Capabilities Development Sheets updated

Comments requested for NIMS draft Job Titles/Position Qualifications

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DHS and FEMA Updates Feb

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Stay Safe Through Phil’s Winter Forecast

Cook Safely for the Super Bowl

Seven Steps to Protect Pets this Winter

Sharing Inclusive Practices and Approaches to Prepare Communities for Disasters: Core Advisory Group Webinar

Webinar: Help After a Disaster for Private Non-Profits and Houses of Worship: Potential Sources of Financial Assistance

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Emergency Management and Response -- Information Sharing and Analysis Center Feb
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Backing up deaths can be prevented

Protecting your data: privacy and safety online

Preliminary report on the Mandalay Bay mass shooting

National EMS Scope of Practice Model released for public comment

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DHS and FEMA Updates Jan

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Recognize and Treat Frostbite

Snow Shoveling Hazards

Free Preparedness Resources

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Planning for supply chain disruptions

2018 Wildfire Community Preparedness Day grants available

State of 911 for 2017: report shows use of technology advancing

Tactical EMS team needs and capabilities

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DHS and FEMA Updates Jan

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Keep Warm During a Winter Power Outage

Avoid Hypothermia This Winter

New Ready Business Resources in English and Spanish

Webinar: Winter Preparedness Promising Practices: Tools and Resources for Organizations and Families

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Increase in earthquake activity sparks concerns

Learning from the mistakes of others

NFPA 99 Health Care Facilities Code update

National engagement for NIMS implementation objectives

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DHS and FEMA Updates Jan

This Citizen Corps News Digest is provided by FEMA's Individual & Community Preparedness Division to highlight community preparedness and resilience resources and activities recently announced by federal agencies and Citizen Corps partners.

Stay Ahead of the Winter Weather with Real-Time Alerts

What Winter Weather Warnings Mean

Next Week Apply for a Wildfire Community Preparedness Day Award

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Fire in the United States 2006-2015

NFPA seeking comments on standard for active shooter/hostile events

Training and resources from the Office of Bombing Prevention

New wildland fire science resource site from U.S. Geological Survey


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USFA Firefighter Fatalities in the United States 2016 Report released

Public comment sought on 2017 hurricane season communications

Assistance for Firefighters Grant Program closes February 2

Webinar: Findings of the Oroville Dam Spillway Failure Investigation

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