You are here: Home Emergency Management
Document Actions

Division of Emergency Management

The Newport News Division of Emergency Management (DEM) is to be the local public safety organization providing comprehensive, risk-based and coordinated emergency management operations.

Fire Department Logo

The mission of the Newport News Division of Emergency Management (DEM) is to be the local public safety organization providing comprehensive, risk-based and coordinated emergency management operations. Our Office prepares contingency plans, conducts practice drills, provides warning, manages responses and coordinates damage assessment and recovery after a disaster.

The staff manages the Newport News Emergency Operations Center (EOC) a secure, state-of-the-art facility where key members of city departments gather during activations to determine situational status, coordinate actions and make critical decisions during emergency situations.

We are committed to helping protect your community and preparing your family in case of an emergency. Please review the valuable information we have to help you plan for the worst and protect your loved ones during disasters and emergencies.

In the Spotlight

Newport News Recruits Citizens to Help With Emergency Preparedness

Newport News Trains Citizens to Help in Emergencies

New Medical Needs Registration Process

The Medical Needs Registry is an emergency preparedness tool that will be used by emergency managers to communicate with people who have medical needs for emergency preparedness planning purposes.

Citizen Emergency and Weather Alerting Systems

The City of Newport News Division of Emergency Management wants to help you to be prepareded for emergencies and severe weather.
Connect with Us
Translate this Site
Contact Information

Fire Department Logo

Newport News Fire Department

Division of Emergency Management

513 Oyster Point Road
Newport News, Virginia 23602 (757) 269-2900

Newport News Emergency Contacts

Additional Emergency Organizations

fema_logo3.jpg

Citizen's Guide to Services

The Newport News Citizen’s Guide to Services has been developed to provide you with a convenient resource to access city services and programs.

Learn More

 

Powered by Plone CMS, the Open Source Content Management System

This site conforms to the following standards: