The Public Information Office of the Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services handles inquiries from the media and public relating to the programs, policies and operations of its four component offices: Counter Terrorism, Emergency Management, Fire Prevention and Control, and Interoperable and Emergency Communications. Public Information Officers are available to respond to media inquiries during normal business hours at the number below.
Please email all press inquiries to: DHSESPIO@dhses.ny.gov
- Kristin Devoe - 518-242-5153
- Chet Lasell - 518-402-6472
- William Peat Jr - 518-292-2311
If you wish to access a record under the Freedom of Information Law (FOIL), you can do it electronically.