The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management leads and coordinates mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery in Kitsap County to minimize the impact of disasters and emergencies on the people, property, environment, and economy.

Contact Information

Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management
911 Carver Street, Bremerton, WA 98312                            

Telephone: 360-307-5871

Fax: 360-478-9802


If you have a life-threatening situation, please call 911.

The Kitsap County Department of Emergency Management (KCDEM) is a management agency.  KCDEM maintains a 24/7 duty officer schedule and serves as a point of contact for emergency notifications.*

Office Hours: 8:00 am – 4:30 pm (Monday-Friday)


  • Jan Glarum – Acting Director

  • Michael Robinson – Mitigation, Operations and GIS Officer

  • Dave Rasmussen – Public Information Officer/Public Educator

  • Michele Moen – Admin Support Specialist/Volunteer Coordinator

  • KCDEM is also supported by members of the Emergency Management Assistance Team.

*KCDEM does not respond to fire, law, or medical emergencies. KCDEM does not have records about motor vehicle accidents, 911 calls, or other emergency response calls. KCDEM does not issue warrants, protection orders, or any other legal items. 

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