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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: December 02, 2021

Holiday Safety Tips

Thoughts from Emergency Services on keeping you and your home safe this holiday season...

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Published: November 30, 2021

Catawba County Burn Ban

Catawba County Burn Ban implemented 11/30/2021...

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Published: November 07, 2021

Emergency Supply Kits

It's time to change your clocks and check your emergency supply stocks...

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Published: September 01, 2021

EMS Receives AHA Recognition

EMS earns national recognition for efforts to improve STEMI treatment. The AHA presents Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold + Award for quality care for severe heart attack patients...

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Published: August 26, 2021

Earthquakes, floods, tornadoes

Disaster resiliency, are you ready?...

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Published: July 28, 2021

Severe Thunderstorms?

NWS Making Changes to Wireless Emergency Alerts...

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