The Police Department issues an electronic alert through the e-Newswire community.
- The alert provides information for the dissemination of criminal activity information (i.e. a series of crimes in a neighborhood).
- Requests for assistance in solving crimes (i.e. leads, additional follow-up information).
- The solicitation of information on unreported crimes.
- Criminal activity in the area which may not have been reported previously.
- The quelling of unsubstantiated information or rumors regarding criminal activity.
- Crime prevention tips for citizens.
- Information on special events involving the Police Department (Neighborhood Watch Meetings, National Night Out, Open House, etc.).