Emergency Management

The Pinal County Office of Emergency Management is to provide planning, resource coordination, public outreach, and recovery services to emergency response agencies and the public in order to minimize the loss of life and property during emergencies and disasters.

Be Prepared

Individuals who prepare themselves for an emergency or disaster incident will recover from the incident quicker. Here are steps you can take to prepare yourself and your family for an unexpected emergency or disaster incident.

  • Create an individual or family disaster plan. Every household should have a disaster plan! Learn how to make a plan.
  • Prepare an Emergency Kit so that in a time of emergency you are prepared ahead of time. Learn how to build a kit.

Ready.Gov is a great resource designed to educate people to prepare for, respond to, and mitigate emergencies, including natural and man-made disasters.

PENS - Pinal Emergency Notification System

Want to be notified in case of an emergency? Be sure to register here for the Pinal Emergency Notification System (PENS.) PENS allows law enforcement, fire, public health, or emergency management officials to notify you in times of crisis or if immediate action is needed. It’s completely free and to sign up you only need a phone number or email address. You can also specify if you need special assistance.