Text reminders are getting more people to show up to court in NYC

by • 4 years ago

After a pilot testing which messages work best, the city reports it has cut failure-to-appear rates by 26 percent.

New York confronts hate crimes with text reporting and ,000 bounties

by • 5 years ago

A wave of antisemitism and hate crimes prompts New York to launch a 5 million initiative and text line to protect residents.

Maryland school district uses texting service to cut down on bullying

by • 6 years ago

The texting service, called Text 2 Stop It!, has partnered with a government IT solutions provider to make its services available to the public sector.