Department of Emergency Management

City departments exceed overtime budgets

San Francisco has incurred nearly $25 million more in overtime costs than…

 

911 dispatchers exempt from SF healthy vending machine proposal

San Francisco‚Äôs 911 dispatchers may still be able to get their sugar…

 

Butt dials contribute to jammed up city dispatch center

City dispatchers are jammed up by a growing number of 911 calls,…

 

Stormpocalypse it was not, but Bay Area did take a weather beating Thursday

A storm of biblical proportions -- a stormpocalypse, a stormageddon? Um, no.…

Major storm causes power outages, flooding, transit issues in SF

San Francisco residents are facing roadway flooding, BART station closures and darkened…

SF training 911 dispatchers to handle potential Ebola symptoms

Dispatchers in San Francisco have been instructed to ask 911 callers who…

Regional public safety broadband network on hold

The proposed $100 million regional public safety broadband network to link Bay…

Another director tapped for DEM

Mayor Gavin Newsom on Friday named longtime city employee and former Harvey…