The Emergency Contingency Section is designed to assist the department’s total service program by providing hazardous materials management, training, mitigation equipment, and disposal operations. The section also provides homeland security awareness, terrorism awareness, hazardous materials education, equipment management, contingency plan development, and hazardous devices disposal operations. These efforts are to support the mission of the Metropolitan Nashville Police Department which is to provide community-based police products to the public so they can experience a safe and peaceful Nashville.
The Emergency Contingency Section is part of the Special Operations Division and consists of two primary units and the on-call Police Urban Search and Rescue Team.
Duty, Integrity, Professionalism
Special Operations Division