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VCSO First Aid Training Saves Life

Effective Bag-Valve-Mask Ventilation Saves Life Deputies assigned to the Moorpark Police Department saved the life of a 60-year-old man suffering from a medical emergency Tuesday afternoon. Deputies Raul Merino and Matthew Rodriguez responded to a report of a man who had stopped breathing. Both deputies arrived quickly at the victim’s apartment and relieved family members, …

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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): Symptoms of Coronavirus – Cold vs. Flu vs. Coronavirus

When it comes to symptoms, there are a lot of similarities between the seasonal cold, flu and coronavirus. The truth is, in some cases, it can be difficult to tell the differences, which is why mild cases of coronavirus may go undetected. Coronavirus symptoms range from mild to severe illness. The most common symptoms of …

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September is National Preparedness Month

Ready Tips Take Action During National Preparedness MonthDisasters don’t wait. Make your plan today. September is National Preparedness Month (NPM) and a great time to plan for and practice safety with your family, co-workers, school, neighbors, and yourself! Consider taking the following steps each week during September to strengthen your knowledge of preparedness:September 1-5: Make A Plan: Talk …

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Virtual Wildfire Preparedness Course

Be Prepared for Wildfire Training Course. The Central Ventura County Fire Safe Council is hosting a free training course, “Be Prepared for Wildfire” to help Ventura County residents better prepare their homes, neighborhoods and communities to withstand the threat of wildland fires. The course will be presented and facilitated by experienced Wildland Urban Interface fire …

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DART Elects New Board of Directors for FY 2020-2021

Thousand Oaks, CA.: The City of Thousand Oaks’ Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) elected a new executive Board of Directors. The general meeting June 25, 2020 was conducted online using video conference software and the election was tabulated with electronic polling software. Due to the worldwide pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, this is …

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Ventura County Official Information Source

VCEMERGENCY.COM Important Resources Coronavirus Preparedness Information Prevention and Preparedness Information  How the Novel Coronavirus Spreads What are the Symptoms of the Novel Coronavirus How to Stay Protected Frequently Asked Questions California Department of Public Health Guidance VCAAA – Information about Senior Centers and Senior Nutrition Program Meal Sites

Rush Hour Traffic

No sooner had @TO_DART uniformed volunteers signed into service Tuesday night, when Sheriff dispatch requested a lane closure to aid a stranded motorist on Lynn Rd. in Thousand Oaks. Team members Thomas Horan, Paul Warren, Buzz Guilbault, and Patrick Newburn responded and coordinated the traffic duty without incident. The patrol included focused visits to the …

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