Joliet Police Department Joins ‘Neighbors’ by Ring

The Neighbors app is available for free on iOS and Android. Residents can follow these steps to set up the app:

  • Download the Neighbors app on iOS and Android here: or by texting ‘jolietpd’ to 555888 from your smartphone.

  • Opt-in to join your neighborhood.

  • Customize the geographic area you want to receive notifications for (users must verify where they are located and cannot participate in other neighborhoods).

  • Receive real-time alerts from your neighbors, local law enforcement and the Ring team that inform of crime and safety alerts as they happen.

  • View local crime and safety posts via a live feed or interactive map.

  • Share text updates, photos and videos taken on any device, including Ring’s home security devices.

  • Work with your community to make neighborhoods safer.