Emergency Management

The Chief of Police is the Deputy Emergency Management Coordinator for the Town of Colonial Beach and is responsible for the planning and response to critical incidents and special events.

The Town of Colonial Beach's Emergency Management is integrated into Westmoreland County's Emergency Operations Plan to ensure effective coordination, support, and response.  The town's plan addresses the town’s response to disasters that may impact the town, either natural or man-made, and the department routinely trains and coordinates with local, state and Federal emergency management agencies.

When emergencies impact the Town of Colonial Beach, information will be sent out via Code Red Alerts as well as on the Town's Twitter and Facebook pages.  Please subscribe and visit these sties for updated preparedness information.

 For further emergency planning information to help you and your family stay safe, go to the Westmoreland County Emergency Services and the Virginia Department Emergency Management websites.