DEM 2016 Annual Report - Page 23

2016 Divisional Updates

DEM Divisions

DEM is organized into four divisions :
• Administration and Support handles the Department ’ s finance , budget , and accounting activities ; information technology ( IT ) systems planning and management ; facility management ; recruitment and selection ; labor relations and leave management ; and general personnel administration and payroll .
• Division of Emergency Communications ( DEC ) oversees the City ’ s 9-1-1 call and dispatch center .
• Division of Emergency Services ( DES ) conducts the City ’ s emergency planning , training , and preparation efforts ; and manages emergency response and recovery operations conducted with San Francisco ’ s Emergency Operations Center .
• Urban Area Security Initiative ( UASI ) manages federal homeland security grant funds to analyze regional risks , identify capability gaps , and build a secure , prepared , and resilient region .
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