The Marion County Sheriff's Office - Emergency Management Division provides various training and educational opportunities for the community.
Click below to view the available trainings to sign up today!
All training is FREE of charge and conducted by professional instructors.
The Marion County Special Needs Program is for residents who, during periods of evacuation or emergency, require sheltering assistance due to physical impairment, mental impairment, cognitive impairment, or sensory disabilities.
The Special Needs Registry is a confidential listing of those needing assistance and is updated on an annual basis through contact with the registered residents.
This system provides you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, critical law enforcement activity, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods.
You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how!
The Emergency Management Division is Marion County’s lead agency for coordination of emergency and disaster recovery activities. Our mission is to provide a comprehensive and aggressive emergency preparedness response, recovery and mitigation program in order to save lives, protect property and reduce the effects of disasters in Marion County.
The WeatherSTEM program in Marion County is an integration of weather sensors, the data gathered and stored by he sensors, and a dynamic display of the data in a website that showcases the current weather, weather forecasts, data mining tools, lessons & activities, weather notifications, and more!
Below is a list of all WeatherSTEM units in Marion County. You can click on any of them to see the weather specific to that area.
Location: Marion County Sheriff's Office - NW City of Ocala
Location: Dunnellon - South West end of Marion County
Location: Lake Weir - South East end of Marion County
Location: McIntosh - North end of Marion County
Location: Elementary School - SW City of Ocala
Location: High School - SW Marion County