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  • Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security

    Domestic preparedness is a reality of the times in which we live. Lessons learned from the past indicate that coordination, communication, command and control are key to effective prevention, preparedness, response and recovery operations.PECOC

    Pima County Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security is the local, federally mandated program of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).

    Pima County OEM is an extension of the Arizona State Division of Emergency Management and the Arizona State Department of Homeland Security.

    OEM works to prevent the loss of life and reduce property damage due to man-made, technological and natural disasters.

    OEM provides professional emergency management services that include:
    • Prevention
    • Protection
    • Mitigation
    • Response
    • and Recovery activities.

    We also assist municipalities and local governments with developing plans to ensure the highest level of preparedness. 

    Pima County Community Wildfire Protection Plan

    The Pima County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security has initiated the development of the Pima County Community Wildfire Protection Plan (CWPP) in accordance with requirements of the Healthy Forests Restoration Act of 2003.

    Go to the Pima County Community Wildfire Protection Plan website to download the plan.

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    Office of Emergency Management & Homeland Security

    3434 E. 22nd St.
    Tucson, AZ 85713

    (520) 724-9300


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