As required by the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Services Code, 35 Pa. C. S. each municipality must recommend an Emergency Management Coordinator. Each Coordinator is appointed by the Governor of Pennsylvania and serves until a successor is recommended by the municipality.
Law Enforcement Services are provided to all 67 municipalities by full-time and part-time police departments, Pennsylvania State Police, University Police, Railroad Police, State Park Rangers, and County Sheriff’s Department, based off location and jurisdiction.
Fire Protection is provided to all 67 municipalities by 106 volunteer fire stations in the County.
Emergency Medical Services are provided to all 67 municipalities by both full-time and volunteer ambulance services.