Emergency Services Unit
The Cumberland County Sheriff 's Office Emergency Services Unit is a specialized group of deputies with advanced training in tactical maneuvers. They work to
contain, negotiate, and resolve situations which are considered high risk. As well,they are specifically trained to accomplish search and rescue initiatives.
In 2012, the Sheriff 's Office secured an armored vehicle dubbed the Peacekeeper. The Peacekeeper allows for the ESU to achieve closer proximity to a situation
while maintaining security for the unit members.
The Cumberland County Sheriff 's Office ESU is a multi jurisdictional unit. Members hail from several Cumberland County law enforcement agencies as well as the Sheriff 's Office and the Cumberland County jail.