Homeland Security/Emergency Management
Benton County will provide information to the public in the event of a crisis. A Public Information Officer (PIO) will release information as it is available. The EMA Director may release information in regards to current situations in the county as it relates to public safety.
Benton County Joint Information Center for press briefings will be on the 2nd floor of the Benton County Courthouse in the Commissioners Room unless otherwise indicated by the unified command of any incident.
604-B E. 2nd Street Fowler, IN 47944
Benton County will be hosting a CERT Program. What is CERT? Community Emergency Response Team is a program that teaches individuals how to better prepare for any type of disaster that could impact their community. Application available here.