Police Department utilizing Nixle service

Steena Hymes

March 13, 2014

The LaGrange Police Department Wednesday began using Nixle, a new communication service.

This allows the LPD to send important information directly to residents through their personal technology devices via text messages and email. Notifications can also be accessed through Nixle’s web site at

Users can subscribe and choose which agencies to receive alerts from and how they will be notified. These messages can be sent specifically to residents registered within a quarter mile radius.

The Troup County Sheriff’s Office has been using Nixle as its communication service as well.

To sign up for Nixle, register at