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Emergency Management
To provide a comprehensive Emergency Management program which coordinates people and resources to protect lives, property and the environment within Craighead County by using an all-hazards approach of mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery for disasters and emergencies.

Fire Departments
In the event of a local disaster, open range fire, house fire, industrial or commercial building fire, please notify emergency officials by dialing 9-1-1 immediately.

If you need to speak directly to your local fire department regarding non-life-threatening circumstances, please refer to the list of fire departments included.

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Police Departments
In the event of a crime in progress, criminal complaints, or traffic accident involving personal injury or collateral damage, please dial 9-1-1 immediately.

If you need to speak directly to law enforcement authorities regarding a domestic dispute, public nuisance, environmental hazard, or otherwise non-life-threatening occurrences that require special attention, please refer to the comprehensive list of local, state, and regional law enforcement authorities.

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Emergency Health Care
In the event of poisoning, chronic illness, severe injury, or any other potential life-threatening medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1 immediately to have an ambulance dispatched on location.

If you need to refer to a local hospital, clinic, or other medical facility regarding a non-life-threatening situation, please use the included listing to make a call or otherwise contact local medical authorities.

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