Henderson residents can now text 911 in an emergency

By Brianna Santiago
June 9, 2015

Earlier this year a story went viral about a woman in a hostage situation who sent a secret plea for help in an online pizza order.

The Henderson Police Department might have an even better solution: Earlier this month it launched a service giving residents the ability to text 911 rather than call in emergency situations.


Here are a few ways you can help make a difference.