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The Cloverdale Police Department will begin notifying residents about events, breaking news and emergency situations in the 95425 zip code, when those emergencies are occurring. Public safety alerts will be sent straight to a registered users cell phone and/or email address.
This service, created by Nixle, LLC, will deliver reliable and important public safety and community event notifications by web, e-mail, and cell phone, will be sent and received free of charge*. (*Cell phone users must currently have text capability in order to receive text messages - normal text charges apply depending on the customer's agreement with their cell phone company.)
Members of the Cloverdale Police Department will log into Nixle, and select from alerts, announcements, or advisories, then those messages will be forwarded to those who subscribe to the service.
Residents may visit the City of Cloverdale website, www.cloverdale.net, to register/subscribe. Simply look for the Nixle link and click to register. Users may elect to receive messages via their cell phone, or email or both.