The Wood County Sheriff’s Office utilizes the Nixle Community Information Service to deliver trustworthy and important neighborhood-level public safety and community event notifications instantly sent to you by cell phone text message (ALERTS only), email, and web. There is NO Spam or Advertising. Nixle is completely free (standard text message rates apply for cell phone subscribers who do not have text plans with their cell phone providers). The service is simple to use, reliable and trusted. Stay connected to your world, from the public safety alerts that are relevant to you, to the important neighborhood advisories you want to know about, and other valuable community information. You decide what information you want and whether you want it sent to your cell phone, email, or just simply over the web.

Be sure in include your address during the signup process to ensure that you receive the Wood County notifications! We encourage you to  share this information with friends and neighbors to spread the word! We are very excited to have you experience it for yourself. Nixle It!

As a reminder, you can manage your Nixle subscription through your user control panel at Once logged in you can administer your settings. You can change your password and designate whether you receive alerts via email or SMS text message. You can even select a specific time period of the day that you do not receive alerts.

Within your control panel you are also able to sign-up for more than one geographical location. Additionally you can designate which agency you want to receive alerts from and what type. We hope you enjoy this free service!

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