The County is required by law or other requirements to have disaster plans in place. Sheriff’s OES are the caretakers of most of the County Plans. Below is are the plans Sheriff’s OES manage with a brief description and link to the plan.
- Emergency Operations Plan: The Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) is a plan which outlines how the County will respond to an emergency. The EOP sets guidelines to manage a disaster in an effective, efficient, and timely manner.
- Local Hazard Mitigation Plan: The Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (LHMP) is designed to identify hazards such as natural and man-made hazards the county is exposed to. The plan then develops mitigation strategies which helps mitigate the hazard that are in line with the Disaster Mitigation Act of 2000.
- Community Wildfire Protection Plan: The Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWPP) enable communities to plan how they will reduce the risk of wildfire. Plans identify strategic sites and methods for fuel reduction projects across the landscape and jurisdictional boundaries.
- Continuity of Operations Plan (Coming Soon): The Continuity of Operations (COOP) is an effort within individual executive departments and agencies to ensure that Primary Mission Essential Functions (PMEFs) continue to be performed during a wide range of emergencies, including localized acts of nature, accidents and technological or attack-related emergencies.
- Mass Fatalities Response Plan: (Coming Soon): The Mass Fatality Management Plan is meant to serve as a framework for responder faced with the unthinkable mass fatality incident.