Over 4,500 people in Kerry subscribed to community text alert system

Over 4,500 people in Kerry are subscribed to a community text alert system.

The Joint Policing Committee’s Annual Report for last year shows there are 58 BeAlert schemes in operation in Kerry, with Causeway, Whitebridge and Woodlawn added in 2018.

4,500 people in Kerry are subscribed to these schemes, however, others are subscribed to the IFA text alert scheme or the Community Phone based schemes, which operates in Ballymacelligott and Kilcummin.