MidSouth Prepares for More Severe Weather and Flooding

 

Prepare Now! Severe Weather and Flooding Predicted
“Stay vigilant! A second round of severe weather is moving through Shelby County. Anticipate flooding and high winds. Power outages, closed roads, and downed trees are also possible,” said Brenda Jones, Director Shelby County Emergency Management and Homeland Security Office. 

Free- Active Shooter Awareness and Prevention - April 27, 2019

The number of active shooter incidents continue to rise, and can occur anywhere, any time. Do you know what to do to survive?  The Shelby County Office of Preparedness offers a free,  90-minute “Active Shooter Awareness Training.”  where citizens are taught how to anticipate an active shooter incident, and how to initiate the “Run, Hide, Fight” Active Shooter defense response,  Class set for January 

You MUST preregister to attend. 

Saturday, April 27, 2019 

Shelby County Emergency Operations Center
1075 Mullins Station Road
38134 Memphis , TN

CERT Classes for 2019- ***New dates available***

Learn how to prepare for the unexpected by taking the free Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training from the Shelby County Office of Preparedness. CERT students learn life-saving skills; gain a new confidence that they will know what do before, during and after a disaster. And be able to assist family, neighbors, and co-workers until the professional rescuers arrive on the scene.

CERT training is presented through lectures, videos, and hands-on exercises to teach students what to do before, during, and after a disaster.

Modules include: