Carteret County Providing Text to 911

Carteret County Emergency Services now offers text to 9-­1-­1 capabilities from four major US cell phone carriers.  Verizon, Sprint, T-­Mobile, and AT&T customers in Carteret County can now send a short message service (SMS) text message to 9-­1-­1 for emergency help when unable to make a 9-­1-­1 voice call. This service will be available to any mobile phone customer within range of a cell tower in Carteret County.

View Text to 911 Press Release for full details.

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Friday, September 25, 2015 5:17:00 PM