The Sunbury Police Department has joined the social networking age to alert Sunbury residents and drivers about public safety related issues, missing or lost children, and/or traffic problems as a means to provide enhanced citizen services and supplement its ongoing partnership effort with the community. The Sunbury Police Department is currently using Facebook to provide some social networking information and will continue to do so. We are happy to announce that we will begin using Nixle to provide and deliver important and timely emergency and general information to the City’s residents using the latest technology available.
Nixle is a community information service provider built exclusively to provide secure and reliable communications. Its authenticated service connects city agencies to residents in real time, delivering information to residents of geographically targeted areas and neighborhoods. Information is available over cell phones, by text message, by email, and over the web.
Nixle is free and simple to use (standard text message rates apply for cell phone subscribers who do not have text plans.) There is no spam.
Citizen questions about the service and its capabilities can be answered through NIXLE's frequently asked questions found at http://www.nixle.com/customer_faqs.html
The Sunbury Police Department Nixle Site is located at http://local.nixle.com/sunbury-police-department/