Emergency Services

The Department of Emergency Services is committed to providing the highest quality customer service to the residents and first responders of Wicomico County. The department coordinates a comprehensive, all-hazard emergency operational plan and provides a professional 9-1-1 response to calls from citizens. This coordination includes effective communications for and the coordination of those first responders dispatched to calls for service.

The Department of Emergency Services is made up of three divisions:


Winter Safety from National Weather Service

Dress For Winter Weather &  Working Outside
Winter Weather Driving Considerations (TIPS)

Be Prepared For Driving On Black Ice

County Tropical Storm/Hurricane Storm Surge/Tidal Flooding Evacuation Zones

Emergency Supply Kit
NOAA All Hazard / Weather Alert Radio
What To Do Power Outages
Emergency Generator Safety Tips 


 Wicomico County Health Department
For Information Call 410-912-6889
COVID-19 Resources

                           "Before It's To Late" Heroin & Opioid Crisis Awareness                          Opioid Crisis Hotline 1-800-422-0009 or CALL 211

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