Monday, November 29, 2021

Mission Statement

The Cook County Department of Emergency Management and Regional Security (EMRS) enhances the safety and security of Cook County and its residents by working to build capacity to prevent, protect against, mitigate the effects of, respond to and recover from all incidents, both human-caused and natural.

Core Values

  • Innovation

  • Integrity

  • Transparency

  • Accountability

  • Fiscal Responsibility

  • Collaboration