Sector Delaware Bay

1 Washington Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19147
(215) 271-4800

Normal Hours of Operation
0730 - 1600

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Sector Delaware Bay Response
Philadelphia, PA



The Sector Response Department is responsible for command and control activities associated with an emergency incident response and/or a heightened threat situation that requires swift enforcement actions. Response requires proficiency in high tempo command, control and communications processes, and the exercise of response and security enforcement expertise to accomplish incident command and crisis management.

Response functions include:

(1) Search and Rescue (SAR)

(2) Ports, Waterways, and Coastal Security

(3) Marine Environmental Protection that includes responding to oil spills to investigate, monitor, and supervise clean up operations.

(4) Incident Management

(5) Law Enforcement

CDR Brett R. Workman
Response Department Head
(215) 271-4952

LCDR Matthew Zangle
Enforcement Division Chief
(215) 271-4916

LCDR Kevin Higgins
Incident Management Division Chief
(215) 271-4989

LTJG Bryan Delp
Assistant Enforcement Division Chief
(215) 271-4974


LT Matthew Childs
Assistant Incident Management
Division Chief
(215) 271-4810


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