Office of Emergency Management


Fairfax Office of Emergency ManagementOur Vision: Emergency management seeks to promote a safer, less vulnerable city with the capacity to cope with hazards and disasters. 

Our Mission: Emergency management protects the community by coordinating and integrating all activities necessary to build, sustain, and improve the capability to mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from threatened or actual natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other man-made disaster.

Current Emergency Information

If You See Something, Say Something; to report suspicious activity, contact the City of Fairfax Police Department non-emergency number 703-385-7924.

The Northern Virginia Hazard Mitigation Advisory Committee, which includes representatvies from 21 jurisdictions, is in the process of updating the plan and having it approved by February 2017 to comply with the five year update cycle required by FEMA.

The 2017 Northern Virginia Hazard Mitigation Plan's Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment chapter is now available for public review and comment.  Please email any comments to   Please submit comments no later than Saturday, June 26, 2016.


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Next Of Kin Registry (NOKR)NOKR is designed as an emergency contact system to help if you or your family member is missing, injured or deceased. NOKR is a free service to the public as well as the Local and State agencies using the search service.
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