Read the August Emergency Preparedness Newsletter
Posted: 10:56 a.m.
The Fairfax County Office of Emergency Management publishes a monthly “Emergency Preparedness” newsletter with great articles on how you can become better prepared for emergencies — both at home as well as on the job.
This month’s issue is now online. It features information about how you can participate in National Preparedness Month, upcoming in September; hyperthermia and summer weather dangers; a new online disaster damage database; Flat Stanley and Flat Stella joining the FEAM team; continuity planning for businesses; the upcoming Great Southeast ShakeOut and more.
You can subscribe by email too so you don’t miss a single issue. To subscribe:
- Go to www.fairfaxcounty.gov/email/lists/.
- To subscribe/start, go to the “Emergency Management” section, then select the circle next to “Emergency Preparedness news and resources” under the “Start” column. (To unsubscribe/discontinue, select the circle next to the information you want to unsubscribe under the “Stop” column.)
- Once you have completed your selection, scroll to the bottom of the list and click “Continue.“
For more information on emergency preparedness, or to schedule a presentation from the Fairfax County Office of Emergency Management, call 571-350-1000, TTY 711; email email@example.com.
- There are no active watches, warnings or advisories
Twitter UpdatesMy Tweets
View Posts By Category
Fairfax County Police Department News
Franconia Police District – Today, police charged a 25-year-old man who was formerly employed as a massage therapist, for allegedly inappropriately touching a 25-year-old woman in December, 2015. On Saturday, June 25, the victim reported the incident to police after learning about the original case that was released on June 2. An investigation determined the […]
This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence. The report contains selected crimes, including animal-related incidents and property […]
Reston Police District – After further investigation, detectives from the Crash Reconstruction Unit now have reason to believe that alcohol was not a factor in this crash. The investigation is still active and ongoing. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will send toxicology results to detectives when they are available. (Release date 072116) Update […]
Fair Oaks Police District – Police responded to a report of an assault that took place around 9:40 p.m. at a Dunkin Donuts, located at 2946 Chain Bridge Road. An investigation determined that a group of teenagers had previously been given donuts that would be discarded at the close of business each day. They […]
Reston Police District – Detectives from the Major Crimes Division, Robbery Squad, received an anonymous tip through Fairfax County Crime Solvers, identifying a possible suspect in the robbery that occurred at the 7-Eleven store on Friday, May 20. With that information and other investigative leads, detectives were able to identify the suspect as John McCaw […]