The village of Emly officially launched a new Community Text Alert operation in Emly hall in association with Muintir na Tire and An Garda Siochana.
Emly is the third parish in the Tipperary town Garda district to launch text alertâ€œWe have observed a noticeable drop in crime in an area where the text alert signs are on display and the system is in operation,â€ said Superintendent McGrath. New road signs will now be erected on all approach roads too Emly and the community of Emly have welcomed this new safety system.
â€œThe response to this project has been very positiveâ€ said Chairman Simon Breen. James Oâ€™Neill, Muintire na Tire praised the committee on how quickly they were able to get the system going.Superintendant McGrath had some good news for Emly with the prospect of a new Garda being assigned to Emly before the end of 2013.Emly text alert can be contacted on 087 2901780 or 062 57379 (Above) Supt.Nicholas McGrath, with committee members John McGrath,Simon Breen,James Oâ€™Neill and Michael Ryan.