Emergency Management

If you have an emergency, dial 9-1-1.

The Division of Emergency Management administers and coordinates the County’s emergency management programs including interagency coordination, development of plans, hazard mitigation, and preparedness through training and education.

The Division and it's two departments collaborate with stakeholders, local/state/federal partners, and the community to prepare for, respond to, recover from, and mitigate the impact of all emergencies.

We help make Frederick County safer, stronger, and more resilient.

AlertFC Notifications

Important messages sent from Frederick County's Emergency Alert System will appear below.

Contact Us:

  1. John E. (Jack) Markey
    Division Director 


    5370 Public Safety Place 
    Frederick, MD 21704
    Ph: 301-600-6790
    Fax: 301-600-6026

    Monday - Friday
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

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