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Find resources and contacts from federal and local agencies in each state.

These state programs and contacts can be a resource to you as you build your school safety plan. The contacts are state emergency planners that can provide school safety expertise specific to each state.

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Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania has many agency programs and contacts that can help your school build a school safety plan. Check out these resources as you develop your plan.

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Pennsylvania Department of Education

State Board of Education

The Pennsylvania Department of Education oversees 500 public school districts, more than 170 public charter schools, public cyber charter schools, and more in the State of Pennsylvania.

Website: https://www.education.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Office for Safe Schools

Pennsylvania Department of Education

The Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Office for Safe Schools coordinates school safety and security programs, collects the annual school violence statistics, coordinates antiviolence efforts, and develops policies and strategies to combat school violence. 

Website: https://www.education.pa.gov/Schools/safeschools/Pages/default.aspx

Center for Safe Schools

Pennsylvania Department of Education

The Center for Safe Schools shares resources on bullying prevention and emergency management for schools and school communities in Pennsylvania.

Website: http://www.safeschools.info/

School Safety Resources

Pennsylvania State Police

The Pennsylvania State Police works with parents, students, and school staff to keep school districts safe and secure. The program shares resources to prevent violence at schools.

Website: https://www.psp.pa.gov/public-safety/Pages/School-Safety-Resources.aspx

School Safety and Security

Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency

The School Safety and Security Committee shares resources and relevant information for schools and school communities in Pennsylvania.

Website: https://www.pccd.pa.gov/schoolsafety/Pages/default.aspx

Contact Information

Federal

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
615 Chestnut Street, Sixth Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
(215) 931-5500
Email: femar3newsdesk@fema.dhs.gov

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
Email: CISARegion3@hq.dhs.gov

Philadelphia
William J. Green, Jr. Building 600 Arch Street, 8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19106
https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/philadelphia
(215) 418-4000

Covers eastern Pennsylvania and three counties in New Jersey 

Pittsburgh
3311 East Carson Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
https://www.fbi.gov/contact-us/field-offices/pittsburgh
(412) 432-4000

Covers 25 counties in western Pennsylvania as well as the entire state of West Virginia

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
801 Market Street, Suite 8000
Philadelphia, PA 19107
(215) 861-4633

Other

Pennsylvania Criminal Intelligence Center (Primary) – (888) 292-1919
Delaware Valley Intelligence Center; Philadelphia, PA (Recognized) – (267) 322-4131
Western Pennsylvania All Hazards Fusion Center; Pittsburgh, PA (Recognized) – (412) 423-9245