You can already text 911 if you’re in the city of Denton and starting Monday, residents can receive texts with updates about reports they file.
The city’s technology services budget will make room for Spidr Tech, a company that designed technology for law enforcement agencies to send texts to the communities they serve. For Denton, that means providing 911 callers with text updates on their calls whether they called 911 for a crime or a stray dog.
“If there’s anything this year has taught us, it’s to utilize technology better and more efficiently,” said Denton Police Chief Frank Dixon. “One