Emergency Management Agency (EMA) 


Tunica County Emergency Management is charged with the development and maintenance of a Comprehensive Emergency Management Program in coordination and planning with local, state, federal, and private agencies in order to protect life and property from natural and man-made hazardous events. 
 
The program seeks to mitigate the effects of an occurrence, respond during emergencies and provide necessary assistance, and to establish a recovery system in order to return the community to its normal state of affairs as soon as possible. 
 
This agency is also charged with establishing, maintaining, and operating an Emergency Operations Center from which officials can conduct operations during emergency / disaster conditions. 

TUNICA COUNTY EMA/911 

3092 US HWY 61 S 

TUNICA, MS 38676 

662-363-4012 

Emergency.Management@Tunicagov.com 

 

 

LERON WEEKS – DIRECTOR 

leron.weeks@tunicagov.com 

ALEC CLARK – DEPUTY DIRECTOR  

alec.clark@tunicagov.com 

BECKY POPE – ADMIN ASSISTANT 

becky.pope@tunicagov.com 

Vision Statement:

We envision Tunica County as a family-friendly tourist destination and a healthy community with a high quality of life where residents and businesses have equal economic opportunity supported by: A diverse local economy with living-wage jobs, An outstanding education system, Vibrant neighborhoods that are safe, clean and resilient.