ODESSA - Tracking crime and alerting you when you're in danger.
A new website for the Odessa Police Department is helping them get vital information out to you.
Officials have added crime mapping. it details the latest murders, rapes, and burglaries where you work or live.
Police are also sending out e-mail or text alerts to make sure that no matter where you are, you'll know exactly what's going on.
The alerts can be anything from street closures to a missing child.
By sending out descriptions and information to citizens, the department is adding hundreds of eyes and ears to help patrol the town.
You can check it all out at www.odessapd.com