Welcome to the City of Houston Mayor's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) Website. OEM's mission is to provide programs and activities to City residents and departments to help them prepare for, cope with and recover from the effects of natural and manmade disasters.
The City of Houston is partnering with a new, private, community-oriented social media company called Nextdoor.com to help serve Houston residents by providing neighborhood-specific information during times of emergency. The City's Office of Emergency Management will be using Nextdoor.com to promote activities, events, and as a way to alert Houston residents when public safety issues arise in their communities.
When emergencies occur, it's important to make sure that you have the best, most reliable, up-to-date information. The City of Houston, in partnership with neighborhing communities and the Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network (GHC 911) offer a variety of methods to stay ...
Houston's position as a key social and economic engine makes it a prime target for terrorist activity. Do your part to help keep Houston secure by reporting suspicious activity to local law enforcement.