Police marketing safety app

The Department of Police and Public Safety recently began an advertising campaign on social media for the Everbridge ContactBridge app after receiving feedback from students about how frequently they received safety bulletins.

Tuscaloosa and Jefferson County EMAs offer support to each other

Friday, first responders from both jurisdictions came to together. They explained how Everbridge will better inform folks living along the Tuscaloosa-Jefferson County line. "As we move forward, these other jurisdictions will be able to put these notices out, whether it's a sewage spill, something that could be hazard or the public needs to know about," Tuscaloosa County EMA Director Rob Robertson explained.