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Register Mobile and Internet Phones for Emergency Notification

Post Date:09/01/2010
The County of Riverside uses telephones to alert County residents and businesses that might be affected by an emergency or disaster. The system uses phone numbers in the region’s 9-1-1 database to contact listed and unlisted telephone numbers. If the call is picked up by an answering machine, the system will leave a voice message.

Because the 9-1-1 database includes only landline numbers, other phone numbers must be registered. If you have a cellular telephone or Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) phone and would like to be notified over the device, you must register that telephone number to be included.

To register your cellular or VOIP telephone, please visit the following website: , click the "Register Now" button, and complete the form. Each number will be added to the regional database within 60 days. Each registered number can only be associated with one residential or business address in the system.

The telephone you register will only be called when a disaster or emergency affects the address associated with that number. For more information, please call 951-955-4700.

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