VC Alert - Emergency Notification System

Emergency Notification, VC ALERT

If we can't reach you... we can't alert you.  Register today for VC ALERT

VC Alert is a new high-speed emergency notification system to deliver critical messages (voicemail, email, texts) about local emergencies and other important community news. The system enables officials to provide essential information quickly to each resident in Ventura.

You may select to receive important messages such as evacuation notices directly to your home phone, cell phone, work phone, email, or text.

In addition to emergency information, you may also select to receive messages regarding crime alerts, road closures, public meetings or other community events.  Residents are encouraged to sign up and receive real-time emergency messages should a critical situation occur in your neighborhood.

Register today at All information you provide will be kept strictly confidential.

We also encourage you to visit the City of Ventura's Emergency Preparedness page.