Sign up for Emergency Notifications


Yavapai County Emergency Notification System 

Get up-to-the-minute information and stay informed during an emergency!

Yavapai County residents are encouraged to sign up for the County’s new Emergency Notification System provided through Everbridge.  

The emergency notification system enhances officials’ ability to quickly communicate with the public and provide critical and time-sensitive information for emergencies such as wildfires, evacuations, floods and missing persons to residents and businesses. By registering you can receive alerts via cell phone by voice or text, email addresses, home phone, business phone, and more.          

How Does It Work?

The process begins when we learn of a potential safety hazard or concern. Next, we will use emergency notification system to send a message through your primary contact path. You choose how you want to be notified when registering.  Messages can be sent to you via SMS text, and e-mail to ensure real-time access to potentially lifesaving information.

How Do I Sign Up?

The system is easy to use. If we do not reach you on the first attempt, the system may try another phone number or alternate method of communication, such as text messaging or email. 

  • Select the link to register using your address today on our webpage. Yavapai County Emergency Notification - Sign Up (  You choose if you want to be notified via phone, SMS text, or email.  You will be alerted in the event of an emergency within the proximity of your address.
  • You can download the Everbridge App and search for Yavapai County or Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office where you can sign up on the webpage and choose to receive notifications through the app.
  • An additional way you can be notified is to opt in to receive text alerts only.  Just text AlertYAVAPAI (all one word) to this is missing some numbers 888-777. You will then get a response that welcomes you to AlertYAVAPAI. You will be asked to reply with your zip code to get area-based alerts. You will only receive notifications if you live in the zip code that was provided during an active emergency event. 

The success of this service relies on YOUHaving your latest contact information is the only way to ensure that we can contact you in an emergency. Please use the methods listed above and sign up – it only takes about a minute to enroll!