Biological & Chemical Emergency Response Team
Durham County EMS has Paramedic with specialized training to support The Bio-Chemical Emergency Response Team (B-CERT) for the city of Durham Police Department. This team will respond to all criminal bio-chemical emergencies within the City of Durham. This team also provides appropriate biohazard training to uniform patrol officers and establishes new protocols to deal with different levels of biohazard threats. This team is on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.