The Billerica Police Department uses Twitter to share information and updates to the residents of Billerica. Twitter is free for the Police Department and residents to utilize and offers a number of ways for residents to stay connected. Twitter users can add a mobile phone to their account settings and receive updates via text. Twitter apps are available for iPhone, Android or Windows Phone 7 as well. For those who would like to receive tweets to their email there are many third party applications available. Below is a list of a few of these applications (We do not endorse any specific applications and cannot ensure their stability or security so use your best judgement and do your own research):
CodeRED remains the primary means of EMERGENCY communication to residents, however, we will utilize Twitter as much as we can to include general and helpful information. The feed is prominently displayed on the right side of all our webpages.