Emergency Services Unit
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office Emergency Services Unit (ESU), is a multijurisdictional tactical team. The ESU provides services in the areas of Search and Rescue, High Risk Prisoner Transport, Woodland Operations, Warrant Service, Civil Disturbance, Corrections Facility Unrest, Hostage or Barricade related matters, Executive Protection, and incidents considered high risk which the Sheriff deems relevant based on the units resources and training.
As a multi-jurisdictional ESU, members hail from many of Cumberland County's municipal law enforcement agencies. In order to ensure seamless operations, the team trains regularly and in many instances with all branches of emergency services in the area.