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Press About NOLA Crime Alerts

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1   Link   NOLA.com – Residents launch NOLA Crime Alerts text service
Out of the recent French Quarter murder of resident Wendy Byrne comes a neighborhood effort to keep others safe.NOLA.com received an e-mail for NOLA Crime Alerts, a cell phone texting service to warn residents of recent crime activity, from a Marigny-Bywater listserve.
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2   Link   City Business Magazine – Crime alert system uses cell texting
Imagine if crime victims had the ability to send a mass text message to thousands of people moments after they were attacked, warning the community of the exact location where the crime occurred and a description of the suspects.
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3   Link   MSNBC – Big Easy fights crime via text message
Jan. 28: Residents of New Orleans’ French Quarter are using a custom text messaging system to give crime alerts and pass along incident details. WDSU’s Randi Rousseau reports.
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4   Link   WDSU – Raw Video: How to Sign Up for Crime Text Alerts
Activist Andrea Garland explains how to sign up for the NOLA Crime Alerts Network.
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