The Gwinnett County Office of Emergency Management is a unit of the Gwinnett County Police Department. The Office of Emergency Management handles a variety of tasks within Gwinnett County. These tasks involve planning for emergencies and disasters, responding to incidents as a coordinating agency, directing mitigation against hazards, and assisting Gwinnett County Government and Gwinnett County citizens in recovery after an incident.
The Office of Emergency Management works very closely with all Gwinnett County departments and private/non profit partners to accomplish these goals.
To administer a community wide comprehensive emergency management program in partnership with all departments, agencies, operating units, administration and neighboring jurisdictions to save lives, protect property and safeguard the environment.