Emergency Notification System
The CodeRED system allows the County 911 Center to rapidly notify residents and businesses by telephone, text, and email.
In the event of an emergency, an operator in the 911 Center can identify the affected neighborhood or region of the County and record a message that describes the situation and recommends the protective actions residents should take. The CodeRED system will automatically call out to all listed telephone numbers within that geographic area and deliver the recorded message. If phone lines are busy, the system will attempt to redial those numbers a predetermined number of times to make contact. If an answering machine picks up the call, the emergency message will be left on the machine.
To update your information in the CodeRED system, please click on the link below. For any questions, please contact Jefferson County's Sheriff's Office at (208) 745-9210.
Uses: The CodeRED system will be used to send critical communications, from evacuation notices to missing child alerts.
Caller ID: When you see 866-419-5000 displayed, you will know the call is from us. Please add this number to your contact list. If you would like to hear the last message delivered to your phone, simply dial the number back.
Privacy: Your contact information remains private and will only be used for community notifications.
Join Our Database: To make sure you receive notifications, please register by clicking on the CodeRED logo.
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