An upgraded version of the CodeRED Mobile Alert app is now available as a free download for both iPhone and Android smartphones.
With this upgrade, CodeRED Mobile Alert subscribers may now view weather alerts for the entire country, with previous access limited to a 500-mile radius.
CodeRED is the notification system used by Los Alamos County to alert residents to local emergencies.
To sign up, visit http://www.losalamosnm.us/Pages/Safety.aspx and click on CodeRed in the right sidebar.
The mobile app is a free download on iTunes and Google Play.
County Public Safety
Photo by Greg Kendall/ladailypost.com
A fight between inmates broke out this morning at the Los Alamos County Detention Center.
Police officers stepped in and stopped the fight quickly.
Los Alamos Fire Department EMTs were called to the scene and are transporting this 24-year-old inmate to the Los Alamos Medical Center as a precaution.
Medic 3 considers this a non-emergency transport.
The cause of the fight is not readily known.
County Police Fire
The following information is provided by the Los Alamos Police Department.
Neither arrests nor charges indicate a conviction, and neither means that a person is guilty of the charges filed against them.
Aug. 4 at 1:27 p.m. / A 28-year-old Los Alamos woman reported that she was the victim of criminal trespass.
Aug. 4 at 11:10 p.m. / Police arrested Donaven Vanwijkweijer, 18, of Los Alamos in the 1400 block of 40th Street and charged him with criminal trespass, possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Aug. 4 at 11 p.m. / Police charged Phillip McFerrine,