Homeland Security and Emergency Services

Accredited Jurisdictions

The New York State Local Emergency Management Accreditation Council is proud to recognize the accreditation of Albany County, Broome County, Erie County, Livingston County, Madison County, Montgomery County, Oneida County, Saratoga County, New York City and Warren County.

In achieving this accreditation, these offices have met or exceeded standards established by the Council in all primary aspects of emergency management, to include preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation.

Albany County
Sheriff's Office

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Commander Brian Wood
Accredited: February 2019

Madison County
Office of Emergency Management

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Director Ted Halpin
Accredited: February 2019


Broome County
Office of Emergency Services

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Director Mike Ponticello
Accredited: February 2018

New York City Emergency
Management Department

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Commissioner Joseph Esposito
Accredited: February 2018

Montgomery County
Emergency Services

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Director Jeffery Smith
Accredited: February 2018

Livingston County
Office of Emergency Management

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Director Kevin Niedermaier
Accredited: February 2018

Oneida County
Department of Emergency Services

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Director Kevin Revere
Accredited: February 2017