Captain Derek Williams, Fire Captain and Battalion Safety Officer for the City of Mesa, Arizona offers his expert advice on what to do should you encounter a flash flood. Captain Williams also discusses swiftwater rescues and the training he completed.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for July 21, 2017: An earthquake strikes Greece and Turkey killing at least two - and other news.
Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner warned that areas along the Fox River might have to be evacuated because the river is expected to rise to record levels.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for July 17, 2017: Nine people are dead following a flash flood in Arizona, hot dog recall - and other news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for July 14, 2017: Arrested suspect admits to killing four missing men in Pennsylvania, police arrest teenager after acid attack spree in London - and other news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for July 12, 2017: Emergency management officials confirm 16 deaths in C-130 military crash, measles outbreak and more news.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for July 5, 2017: A New York City police officer is killed in an unprovoked attack - and other news.
Tropical Storm Cindy is moving inland and has the potential to create flooding in its path. Homeowners should work to prepare now to prevent valuables from getting damaged in flood waters.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for June 14, 2017: Senate Majority Whip leader Steve Scalise and others were shot and wounded at a baseball park in Alexandria, a massive blaze kills at least six in an early morning high-rise fire in London.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for June 7, 2017: Officials warn street buyers of prescription pain medicines about a dangerous drug that has potentially life-threatening outcomes - and other news.