What is AlertSCC?

AlertSCC is the County’s official emergency alert and notification system. It's a free and easy way to get emergency alerts sent directly to your cell phone or mobile device, landline, or email. Signing up for AlertSCC is one of the easiest steps you can take to prepare yourself and your family for an unexpected event and it takes only minutes.

AlertSCC combines the speed of the Internet with the massive reach of wireless communications networks and the traditional phone systems to send alerts to Santa Clara County residents.

Alerts can include:

  • Fire
  • Earthquake
  • Severe weather
  • Crime incident that affects your neighborhood
  • Instructions during a disaster​
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Your information is confidential and secure and can be deleted from AlertSCC at anytime. The information is used only by authorized County or city personnel and it is not shared with any private company. Personal contact information used by AlertSCC is secured physically and electronically.

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Note: If you don't have an existing account, click the sign up button. If you have an existing account, click the log in button.

Disclaimer:  AlertSCC is effective and efficient, but you should not rely on it exclusively. This system supplements, rather than replaces, other communication methods used by emergency responders, both in person and through the use of other media. Television, radio and County/city websites will continue to broadcast important announcements as well. AlertSCC communications are dependent upon external providers such as your wireless carrier or e-mail delivery service. County of Santa Clara government cannot guarantee that notifications will be received by the intended recipient. Service costs from your carrier are your responsibility.

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