Emergency Alerts

Register for CodeRED Emergency Alerts

REGISTER (3) Opens in new windowCodeRED is an opt-in notification system used by the County of Nevada to notify residents in an emergency. These alerts may be received as text, email, landline, cell phone, and TTY.

Add CodeRED to your contacts:

  • Emergency calls will originate from (866) 419-5000. 
  • Non-emergency calls will originate from (855) 969-4636. 
  • Texts will originate from different numbers depending on the cellular service provider.  

Register for Nixle Everbridge Emergency Alerts - Truckee

REGISTER (8)Truckee Police Department and the Truckee Fire Protection District use the Nixle Everbridge Emergency Alert System as the primary method of communication during critical incidents. Residents and visitors are encouraged to subscribe to Nixle Everbridge Alerts to stay informed in the event of an emergency. 

Register for Nixle via the Everbridge Mobile App:

  1. From your mobile device send "APP" to 888-777 to receive a link to download the Everbridge Mobile App. 
  2. Download, install, and open the app. 
  3. Find an Organization or Subscription. Type in 96161 and subscribe to Truckee Police Department and Truckee Fire Protection District.

No Guarantee

Monitor local media too. Code Red and Nixle emergency alerts only work when cell phone towers and telephone lines are working. There is no guarantee you will receive an alert during an emergency.