Berea Police introduces new app in efforts to protect the community

BEREA, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Berea Police Department is joining “Neighbors” in an effort to connect police with residents and improve the safety of the Berea community.

“Neighbor” is a free app that allows people, the user, to share photos, videos, and information related to local crime and safety incidents so fellow residents can stay informed, according to the Berea Police.

The Berea Police Department can view what local residents have posted publicly to “Neighbors” and can now chime-in with relevant updates or safety alerts to help residents stay informed.

According to Berea Police, residents do not need a Ring device to join Neighbors.

Anyone with a smartphone can download the Neighbors App in order to receive updates and have the option to post photos or videos from any device.

Download the “Neighbors by Ring” app to your smartphone / tablet or go to www.ring.com/neighbors to join from your PC.

Berea Police officials will do their best to keep up to date with the activity on this platform it is important to remember that it will not be monitored 24/7.

Make sure to always report criminal activity or emergency situations directly to the Berea Police Department by contacting 911 [Emergency] or 859-624-4776 [Non-Emergency].

 

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