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Protecting Families

Protecting Families

Here, in one easily accessible place, you can find information to secure your home from break-ins, protect your teenager on the Internet or safeguard your 10-year-old on her bicycle.

Our Safety Tips for Children brochure outlines simple tips to protect infants, toddlers and older children from accidental injury around the home. Also in Spanish.

Consider registering with the Special Needs Registry if you might require assistance leaving your home during an emergency. The registry is for individuals with physical or mental disabilities who live on their own.

The county's Department of Consumer Protection works hard to ensure a fair and equitable marketplace for county residents. You can read about new laws and initiatives created to protect the your safety and that of your family.

Public Health emergency information and tips on communicable diseases are available from the Health Department.

You will also find links to local police, fire, and emergency services agencies as well as links to the FBI, U.S. Courts, State Attorney General’s Office.