Niobrara County Sheriff's Office.

 

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Emergency Updates

Emergency Updates for Niobrara County, Wyoming.

Sheriff, Rick Zerbe


Emergency Updates


Unified Command

Emergency Update

When a Major Emergency takes place in Niobrara County, Wyoming, this page is for posting Emergency Details and Press Releases.

There currently is no emergency.

On October 3, 2018, around 12:00 pm FEMA activate the Wireless Emergency Alert, WEA. The test initially planned for September but postponed due to a Hurricane Florence which affected the Carolina's.

After the National test on October 3, 2018, the Niobrara County 911 Communications, PSAP also perform a county-wide call using CodeRED at 3:00 pm. The CodeRED test was to benchmark the time and effectiveness of the free subscriber-based system for Niobrara County.

The results of the 3, October, 2018 at 1500 hour test: A County-wide call to all CodeRED subscribers.

The voice call started at 3:00 pm.  The call attempted to call 1,564 subscriber phones in Niobrara County, Wyoming.  The CodeRED system made contected with 1,003 phones, sent 356 e-Mail, sent 605 text messages. Sent asocial media push to Facebook, Twitter and Niobrara County Sheriff's Office website.  Of the CodeRED subscriber for Niobrara County, Wyoming 244 numbers were not reached.  The system also contacted 3 telephone devices for the deaf.



To ensure that Citizens of Niobrara County, Wyoming are informed, we encourage them to keep their phone contact information current with the CodeRED Onsolve system. By doing this, you get the current information during an Emergency and General Alerts in Niobrara County, Wyoming.

The results of the annual county-wide test call will be available on the Niobrara County Sheriff's Office website.

CodeRED sign up link