(KMOV)-- The St. Louis Police Department announced that it will now use the community information service "Nixle" to communicate with citizens in the form of text messages, emails and web messages.
The service will be used for a variety of purposes from providing information about crimes where police are seeking help in identifying suspects, to providing information about upcoming police district community outreach meetings.
Citizens may sign up for the service at www.nixle.com. Registration if free. Citizens may be charged the standard rate of their cell phone carrier to receive text messages.
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