The Community Emergency Response team training program prepares citizens and communities to take a more active role in emergency preparedness.
Law enforcement volunteers are a valuable asset to the police departments they assist, working alongside or substituting for officers or salaried employees.
Fire Corps volunteers support and suppliment resource-constrained fire departments at all levels - volunteer, combination, and career.
Local volunteer medical, public health professionals, and community members volunteer their skills, expertise, and time to support ongoing public health initiatives and public health emergencies across Virginia.
Neighborhood Watch is a successful 30-year old national community crime prevention effort, sponsored by the National Sheriff's Association, that brings together local officials, law enforcement and citizens for the protection of communities.