CodeRED® is the FREE community notification system available to local residents that will send you alerts concerning time-sensitive and/or emergency information that may impact your area via phone calls, text messages, emails, and social media.

Yellowstone County and the City of Billings

encourages you to take action and register your cell phone for this service and verify your home location to receive targeted notifications that directly impact your home or business.

The CodeRED system will be used to send critical and time-sensitive communications such as:

• Missing Persons/Children
• Emergency Preparedness
• Natural Disasters
• Evacuation Notices
• Boil Water Advisories
• Inclement Weather Warnings
• Wildfire Alerts
• Public Health Crisis
• Criminal Activity
• Road Closures/Traffic Alerts
• Shelter in Place/Lockdowns

Don’t wait! Start receiving notifications that could save your life.

Sign up today! Visit

Click on the CodeRED icon to enroll, or download the CodeRED Mobile Alert app available in the App Store or Google Play.