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Emergency Management Services Division

The Emergency Management Services Division (EMSD) works with local, state and federal partners so that we are ready and able to respond.

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(510) 238-3938

The Emergency Management Services Division (EMSD) manages the City of Oakland's Emergency Operations Center (EOC). EMSD teaches people how to prepare for a disaster through the Communities of Oakland Respond to Emergencies (CORE). EMSD also collaborates with community-based organizations on disaster preparedness.