The Clonleigh Community Text Alert was launched last night in the Clonleigh Social Centre in Lifford.
There was a large crowd in attendance at the launch.
Sergeant Paul Wallace spoke on Crime Prevention and Vanessa Clarke from Muintir na Tire explained in detail how the Text Alert System works.
Grace Kelly, Secretary of the Committee said that there had been a large uptake in the area and that in phase one 15 signs had been erected through most townlands. Several more signs will be erected in the coming weeks.
Members of other committees who are currently setting up Text Alert were also in attendance.