Community Alerts

Stay Informed and Safe in an Emergency

The Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office provides county-wide community alerts and notifications through phone or email. Community Alerts uses your address to send messages relevant to where you live or work. Localized or county-wide messages are sent on the following topics:
  • Lost, abducted, or missing children or vulnerable adults
  • Increases in crime (e.g., crime alerts for neighborhoods and businesses)
  • Bioterrorism and hazardous materials or chemical spills
  • Sex (predatory) offender notifications
  • Natural disasters
  • Fires and evacuations
  • Pandemics
  • Other countywide alerts
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