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Posted on: January 4, 2022

[ARCHIVED] Be alerted of an emergency situation with CodeRED

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Be notified of an emergency situation with CodeRED.

Newton County is a subscriber to this alert system, providing the alerts to residents for free. Simply sign up at

CodeRED delivers geo-targeted, time-sensitive information to those who register to receive alerts. Notifications are sent via email, SMS, text message, voice, mobile app push notifications and more.

To sign up for CodeRED, go to click here ( then:

  1. Use your Google, Facebook or Twitter credentials to create an account for a quick log-in process.
  2. Include multiple points of contact to ensure public safety officials will be able to reach you in an emergency.
  3. Opt-in to receive general notifications to receive community bulletins.
  4. Make sure you keep this information up to date, especially if you move.

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