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Emergency Management

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Douglas J. Vornlocker, Director  

Phone:             908-725-5070 or 908-231-7000 
Fax:   908-725-5077
Mail:   P.O. Box  3000, Somerville, NJ 08876
Location:   402 Roycefield Road, Hillsborough, NJ 08844


The duties of the Somerset County Office of Emergency Management include the following:

  • Emergency Management Planning
  • Emergency Services Training Academy
  • Hazardous Materials Response Team
  • County Emergency Response Team (CERT)
  • County Animal Response Team (CART)
  • Search and Rescue Team (SAR)
  • National Incident Management System Compliance
  • Fire Coordination
  • EMS Coordination



 We are currently experiencing a high volume of emails, resource requests, and general inquiries related to COVID-19. In order to ensure a timely response please take note of the following:

Resource Requests / Inquiries:

  • If you are a private business, healthcare facility or similar entity, you MUST follow through on your typical procurement process.
  • If you are unable to procure needed items, your request must be routed to your Municipal Office of Emergency Management.

 PPE Donations:

Individuals seeking volunteer opportunities:

  •  Please send an email to and provide your name and the municipality you reside in. Please also provide any information regarding your training or experience.


Somerset County Conference Resources:

2020 Conference - Save The Date

2019 Conference Overview

2019 Resource Guide

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