Emergency Services

Catawba County Emergency Services is responsible for planning and responding to all hazards – natural, manmade and medical emergencies. Additionally, we manage emergency communications through our 911 Communications Center, provide Animal Control in all unincorporated areas of the county and some municipalities, and assist veterans and their dependents in obtaining benefits and service from the Veterans Administration.

Emergency Services Latest News

Published: June 15, 2021

Bystander CPR & AED Use

Do you know when and how to do CPR? Do you know how to use an AED? Read on for more information on how you may help save a life!...

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Published: May 24, 2021

EMS Lifting & Moving Patients

The way EMS moves patient depends on so many things! Read on for techniques and devices used to keep the patient and the EMS crew safe....

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Published: December 09, 2020

Flood Relief for Residents

Financial relief is available to businesses and residents affected by Tropical Storm Eta on Nov. 12, 2020...

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Published: November 13, 2020

State of Emergency Terminated

Catawba County Board of Commissioners Chair Randy Isenhower has terminated the State of Emergency declared for Catawba County...

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Published: April 07, 2020

Long View Facility Explosion

Emergency Management and Long View Fire Department have confirmed that an explosion took place at OneH2, a company located in the Town of Long View. All employees are...

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Published: March 05, 2020

Emergency Services Academy

Emergency Services Summer Academy 2020...

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