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Surviving an Active Shooter Event

This is a very good, short, training video for civilians and well and first responders.

Hazardous Materials

Emergency Kit

Lake County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency

2900 W. 93rd Ave.
Crown Point, IN 46307


Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm 
Phone: 219-755-3549
After hours, please call Lake County Dispatch at 219-755-3333 

News and Announcements
2018-12-09 Lake County National Weather Service Spotter Class 2019 Click to view more
2018-12-19 Public Presentation of the Lake County Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Update [read more...] Click to view more
Last updated: 01-16-2019 11:53 AM
Events
No Events are available for Lake County Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency
Last updated: 01-16-2019 11:53 AM
Travel Advisory

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How We Got Started

Back in the 1950s through the 1990s Civil Defense (CD) was the driving force to educate the public on how to respond to a disaster. With the development on the Department of Homeland Security, CD was absorbed and became part of the local Emergency Management Agency (EMA). Read more...

How to Prepare...