Ripley County residents encouraged to sign up for free notification system

RIPLEY COUNTY, IN — Ripley County residents now have a free notification system.

CodeRED sends emergency alerts and time-sensitive information straight to residents.

Examples of a CodeRED alert include missing severe weather advisories and warnings, child reports, evacuation notices, boil water advisories, and bio-terrorism alerts.

Notifications can be received by phone call, text message, social media, and email.

Visit and click on the CodeRED icon to sign up, or text RIPLEYCOALERTS to 99411 and download the CodeRED mobile alert app.