What is Nixle?

Nixle is a community information service that alerts you to emergencies as well as important community information via cell phone texts, email and the web. The Guilderland Police provide these alerts through Nixle. Alerts are also published on Twitter and Facebook.

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1. What is Nixle?
2. How much does it cost?
3. What type of alerts and notifications are there?
4. How many SMS (text) messages will I receive in a month?
5. How do I customize who I receive alerts from and how they are delivered?
6. I keep getting alerts while I am sleeping. Is there anything I can do about this without unsubscribing?
7. How do I send the keyword "ALERTMEGPD" to 888777 to sign up?
8. I am a Sprint user and get a “Message Failed” response when I register using the 888777 shortcode. Why is that?
9. Can anyone track my location by using Nixle?
10. Is my contact information private? Will I be contacted by third parties?
11. What if I forgot my password?
12. How do I unsubscribe?