Will I receive nuisance calls?

No. The City of Aurora respects your privacy. CodeRED will only be used for EMERGENCY notifications, and will be issued to specific geographic areas (depending on need). You can opt in to receive crime alerts and public service messages.

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1. How does CodeRED work?
2. What is CodeRED and why is it important?
3. Does the CodeRED system have my phone number already?
4. What if my home phone number is unlisted?
5. Do I have to pay for this service?
6. Will I receive nuisance calls?
7. I have an answering machine...If I'm not home, will CodeRED leave a message?
8. I am hearing impaired and I have a TTY/TDD device....Will I still be able to receive emergency notifications?
9. I don't have a landline telephone. Can I still receive CodeRED emergency notifications?
10. Does CodeRED send out emergency text messages?
11. I don’t live in Aurora, can I sign up to receive emergency notifications for incidents happening in that area?
12. Can I “watch” more than one address?
13. Will registering my cellular phone replace or “overwrite” my landline home phone?
14. I changed my cell phone number. Can I update my information?
15. I don’t want to receive CodeRED emergency notifications on my cell phone anymore… Can I cancel my registration?
16. How will I know if my cell phone is properly registered in the system?
17. What if I don’t receive the verification email?
18. What is the purpose of the map on the right-hand side of the Self Registration Portal screen?
19. What if my address is not reflected accurately on the map? Can I fix this?
20. What if I forget my password?
21. What are the limitations of CodeRED?
22. Is this the only emergency warning tool that the City of Aurora uses?