Free Public Emergency Notifications

Waukesha County Communications


Public Emergency Alerts can come right to your cellphone or your landline. AlertSense is a free application that sends alerts out in the form of a text, voice mail or email.
They have also launched a FREE APP for your smartphone.
The messages will contain critical emergency information, such as a missing child, or if there is an area the public needs to avoid because of an ongoing dangerous situation, or a life-threatening situation that requires a lockdown or an evacuation. The notification software is designed to keep citizens both safe and aware.

~~ SIGN UP TODAY~~ There are 3 ways to get free Public Emergency notifications via the online system AlertSense.

1. WCC WEBSITE – can be found at this link:
Bottom of the page in Quick Links:
Emergency Alert Signup

2. LINK –

3. APP – iPhone and Android

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Waukesha County Sheriff’s Department
Waukesha County Executive Paul Farrow

The Opioid & Heroin Epidemic

The purpose of this booklet is to provide information about addiction and the opioid/heroin epidemic, as well as relevant resources for residents of Waukesha County. From foundational addiction education, to personal stories of struggle and success, to important local and national resources, we hope that you will benefit from the information contained within these pages.

Opioids & Heroin Waukesha County Information Guide