The San Mateo County Sheriff's Homeland Security Division works daily around the clock by air, land and sea to prepare and protect our residents from a range of threats. These threats include terrorism, natural disasters, hazardous materials, global disease outbreaks and other emergencies. These operations are carried out 24/7 through the Area Office of Emergency Services and the Emergency Services Bureau.

Download San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office Homeland Security Division 2013 Annual Report click here.

Upcoming Events

28
Aug
CERT meeting

To discuss CERT issues in the county

18
Sep
Emergency Services Council Meeting

The San Mateo County Emergency Services Council will be meeting on September 18th, 2014 at 5:30 PM in the Jury Assembly Room B-1 Basement of the Hall of Justice in Redwood City.... read more »

17
Oct
The Great California ShakeOut

At 10:17 a.m. on October 17, 2013, millions of Californians will “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” in The Great California ShakeOut, the state’s largest earthquake drill ever! Everyone is encouraged to... read more »

23
Oct
CERT meeting

To discuss CERT issues in the county

20
Nov
Training and Exercise Plan (TEP) meeting.

To discuss long term training and exercise planning.