El Paso County Hazardous Materials Response Team

El Paso County Hazardous Materials Response Team, the El Paso County Sheriff (Emergency Services Division) provides numerous deputies and volunteers to assist with the Team, which is part of the South Central All Hazards Region.

The County’s Hazmat Team responds not only within El Paso County, but also to the neighboring Chaffee County, Lake County, Park County, and Teller County. All Sheriff’s Office deputies must undergo additional training in order to attain state and national certifications to support this Team. For team members, this is a secondary duty in addition to the normal work assignment, with members being on call 24 hours a day.

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