The Department of Emergency Services is one of the organizations entrusted with the responsibility of ensuring the safety of Lenoir County's citizens in the event of an emergency.  This website is designed to familiarize our citizens with this department and make essential and urgent information available to you in a timely manner.  In an effort to make information available to as many citizens as possible, we are also available on Facebook and Twitter by clicking the respective links on the bottom right of this page.  If you have any questions please feel free to contact our main office at any time during the hours of 8am and 5pm, Monday through Friday, and 911 in the event of an emergency.

The Lenoir County Department of Emergency Services consists of four divisions: 911 Communications, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, and the Fire Marshal.  For more information on each division, including contact information, click on the division link to your left.

Please check in often so you and your family can stay up to date on local emergency information during severe weather, emergency situations, and other important events.


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Roger Dail, Director

Jerri King, Deputy Director


Office Hours:

Mon - Fri               


200 Rhodes Avenue

PO Box 3289

Kinston, NC 28502