DeKalb County launches mass communication system

The DeKalb County Department of Homeland Security is now using the Hyper-Reach mass notification system.

Posted: Jan 28, 2019 9:00 PM
Updated: Jan 29, 2019 8:56 AM

DEKALB COUNTY, Ind. (WFFT) - People in DeKalb County now have a way to get alerts straight from dispatchers.

The DeKalb County Department of Homeland Security is now using the Hyper-Reach mass notification system.

This will allow officials to let large sections of the county know of a disaster or emergency.

Landlines are already in the system.

You can sign up to get texts and emails here.

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