Our mission is to improve the safety and security of our community through a customized private industry response -- Meet certification standards and follow industry best-practice to provide a viable alternative to publicly funded medical, fire and security response -

24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Only companies that meet the highest standards of integrity, safety, and customer service are part of the Southern Oregon Safety Alliance, ensuring that you receive the best and most trusted service, every time. Click the businesses below for more information:


AMR, your award winning Paramedic Service providing care and transport to people in need.

• Emergent and non-emergent transport from anywhere in Josephine County

• Community partners in first aid training and emergency services

• CAAS accredited, meeting the gold standard for Paramedic Ambulance Services

• AMR saves lives, our Paramed program you money 

• More than 50 locally paid and medically trained responders

SOS Alarm, Protecting Southern Oregon since 1968

• Full Service, locally-owned alarm company

• Burgler/fire alarm systems

• 24/7 local monitoring

• Video Surveillance

• No Phone lines required


Five-time award winning company raising the bar on security services.

• 24/7 high-visibility patrols

• 24/7 alarm response

• Standing posts and special events

• Armed and Unarmed Officers

• Home Watch / Concierge Services

Rural Metro Fire, Proudly Serving Josephine County Since 1979

• A Full Service, private sector Fire Department

• Responding to more than 2500 emergencies annually

• More than 50 state certified firefighters

• 3 fire stations on duty 24/7 & 4 reserve stations

• Business/Residential fire and life safety consultations 

available to all members


Protect your property and loved ones with trained and experienced professionals. 

All employees have undergone required certification and background checks and 

all responders and managers are members of the Josephine County community.

AMR makes a difference by caring for people in need, treating and transporting their patients with respect. Illness and injury strike without warning and AMR’s advanced life support care and transportation services are there for you during an emergency.  With ambulance stations strategically placed throughout Josephine County, you can expect a rapid response to your call. 


AMR is on the cutting edge of emergency medical care and transport.  Locally managed and operated with national support and resources makes AMR a valuable private sector partner in the County’s medical services.


Concierge Home & Business Watch a locally owned and operated residential and commercial security company, committed to reducing crime and increasing safety throughout Southern Oregon. The CHBW team are DPSST certified armed/unarmed officers, have completed an extensive background investigation, and consist of former law enforcement, military, first responders, or have extensive security experience.  

CHBW provides exemplary service with integrity and professionalism, and can be customized to meet the specific needs of their clients.  The CHBW team of 45+ officers, respond 24/7 to more than 2,000 calls for service per year, helping to lighten the load of local law enforcement.

Rural Metro Fire Department has been proudly serving the community as the regions private sector fire service since 1979.  With a staff of more than 50 firefighters 3 full time stations, and 4 reserve stations, Rural Metro provides fast, effective, and efficient response to emergencies more than 2500 times a year.

We’re the best choice for fire protection in the service area for Structural and Wildland firefighting, Vehicle accidents, Medical responses, technical rescue, Safety assessments, and community education.  Our responders are some of the few firefighters state certified within the private sector.

S.O.S. Alarm has been making a stand against crime locally since 1968.  With custom designed security systems, locally monitored, to protect your property and loved ones.  Our knowledgeable staff will provide you with the right equipment and services, not just for your safety, but peace of mind. 

S.O.S. Alarm, in conjunction with our Southern Oregon Safety Alliance partners provides you with a professional, immediate, and efficient response to you and your family through the installation and monitoring of alarm systems for burglary, fire, and medical emergencies.  We also provide state of the art video camera systems. 

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