The Rawlins Police Department now offers a 911 text service, which may help when people are unable to speak during emergency situations.

RAWLINS – Carbon County residents needing emergency services are now able to text their situation to dispatchers at the Rawlins Police Department, according to a RPD press release.

The RPD announced that they are now offering Text-to-911 services for Carbon County through the newest technology. Implementation for Verizon Wireless, Union Wireless and Sprint was completed on Friday. T-Mobile and AT&T customers should expect implementation in the near future.

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