© 2021 West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Telling West Virginia's Story
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

W.Va. State Police Unveils Its New Phone App

W.Va. State Police

There’s a new way to stay in touch with the West Virginia State police. 

It’s as easy as accessing your smartphone.  The West Virginia State Police now has its own app to allow users to access the state police website, sex offender registry, detachment contact information, pictures and videos among other things. 

State police spokesman Sergeant Michael Baylous says the app will be one more way to tell citizens about important alerts.

“This app gives us the ability if we have a silver or amber alert or if we just have want we call a BOLO, a be on the look out for a vehicle or suspects that we have in a crime we can send that information out.” 

The West Virginia State police app is available at iStore for Apple and the Google play store for Android for free.

WVPB is local news, education, music, and entertainment for West Virginia.
Your donation today will help keep us strong and vital.