The Office of Public Safety Support serves a vital role in the community, providing and coordinating lifesaving services.
These include special operations, Countywide Radio
Program coordination, and E9-1-1 communications and disaster response. The Office's purpose, training, and orientation are all
focused on providing these essential services to the public. The Office can be reached at (352) 343-9458 and are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Communications Technologies - 352-253-1818
Public Safety employees collectively operate under the following organizational Vision, Mission and Core Values:
Promote and establish an effective public safety community partnership through collaborative inter-agency planning strategies and prudent resource management that best serve the residents of Lake County.
The Public Safety Department provides exceptional safety and emergency response to assure the protection of life and property. Services are responsive to the
changing needs of County, municipalities, adjoining counties, state and federal agencies. Our
actions build confidence in the community and our service enhances the quality of life for our citizens.
OUR PHILOSOPHY – CORE VALUES
We are committed to providing quality services to our community in a business-friendly manner that are helpful,
caring and responsive to our customer needs and expectations. We believe that the success of
our organization depends on teamwork, mutual trust, and honesty achieved through commitment to the following organizational core values:
Service to Community Before Self
Integrity to Maintain Public Trust
Honor and Respect of Human Differences
Valor with Vigilance
Professionalism through Competency
Responsibility and Accountability