Emergency Services                                  

  1. Barnes Timothy - updated picture board 2018

    Welcome Tim Barnes

    Tim is the first Assistant Director for Safety and Security for DES Read on...
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    Pulse Point app saves a life in Kennett Square

    On November 7, 2018 the Pulse Point app notified nearby emergency responders to a cardiac arrest situation. Read on...
  5. Country Spirit Recognition Picture

    DES Recognized for Country Spirit USA Concert

    Recently West Vincent Township recognized all the agencies that supported the Concert.... Read on...
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    Federal Aid Available for Flood Damage

    Governor Wolf Announces federal aid availability following storms in PA Read on...
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  8. Willistown Township Supervisors recognize CCDES Telecommunicators

    Telecommunicators Recognized

    Three Chester County Department of Emergency Services Telecommunicators recognized for saving a life Read on...
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    Chester County implements ASAP to PSAP

    Another tool to provide our citizens with the most efficient 9-1-1 service possible. Read on...
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    Stop the Bleed Campaign initiated in Schools

    Campaign designed to do for bleeding injuries what CPR has done for heart attacks Read on...
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The Mission of the Department of Emergency Services is to promote and assist in providing safety and security to Chester County citizens so they can work, live, and grow in a healthy and safe community.