If an event is occurring in Boulder County and county resources are being deployed to address the event (i.e, a wildland fire on county land or private or public land in Boulder County), news and information will be posted on the Boulder Office of Emergency Management’s emergency status page.
Sign up to get emergency notifications in your area. Boulder County Sheriff utilizes an emergency notification system that allows residents of the county and incorporated cities to be notified of emergency situations. Notifications can be received in a variety of ways, including cell, home and work phones, and by text messaging and/or email.
The Sheriff and fire radio is available for residents to monitor.
The mission of the Boulder Office of Emergency Management is to develop, coordinate and lead a comprehensive emergency management program for Boulder County residents.
Boulder County is susceptible to natural disasters. Find information about past occurrences of wildfires and floods as well as information about ongoing recovery processes.