Press Releases

Region D MOCERT1 receives a 2014 FEMA Individual and Communty Preparedness Award

The Salvation Army Rolls Out New Canteen

The salvation army is now even better equiped to respond to disasters - such as storms, floods or fires - due to a new moblile fedding unit, or canteen. read more
Grants Help Develop Structural Collapse Rescue Teams

The Battlefield Fire Protection District and the Aurora Fire Department were each awarded a grant through the Department of Homeland Security for structural collapse equipment to... read more

New Vehicles, Equipment to Aid Police
Two new vehicles and additional sophisticated onboard equipment will allow the Springfield Police Department (SPD) to better respond to dangerous incidents, track down and apprehend criminals, and collect forensic evidence to help solve homicides and other crimes...read more

Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management Deploy to New York
Officials from the Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management (OEM) were deployed today as part of the Region D Incident Support Team (IST) to help with the relief and recovery efforts in New York...read more

Springfield-Greene County Office of Emergency Management Deploy to New York...Update

Southwest Missouri Region D Incident Support Team ends deployment to New York
The Southwest Missouri Region D Incident Support team has officially ended its deployment to Nassau County, New York. The team will be departing the Emergency Operations Center at 7:00 PM EST...read more

2-1-1 Day at the State Capitol - You're Invited!
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