Greenwood Schools Approved for New Threat Alert System

GREENWOOD, TX (KWES) - Greenwood students and staff will soon have some added protection during emergencies.

Midland County Commissioners approved an agreement with Greenwood Independent School District on Monday to begin using COPsync911.

COPsync911 is a real time threat alert system. If there is an emergency, a teacher or staff can send out an alert from a computer.

The alert will be sent automatically to the five closest officers to the school and to other computers on the campus.