Category Archives: News Update

News and Information Update

Alert! Kootenai Emergency Notification System

Kootenai County has launched a new mass notification service called Alert! Kootenai. It’s a free, opt-in emergency alert program you can easily register for online.  Through a registered account, you provide contact information and preferences and choose locations of interest and types of notifications you want to receive. When the county issues an emergency or…
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Traffic Tips

*TURN SIGNALS* A signal of intention to turn or change lanes shall be given continuously to warn other vehicles. On a controlled access highway and before turning shall be given  for not less than 5 seconds. Any other time, the signal shall be given for not less than the last 100 feet.  Know and follow…
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Autism ID Cards Available

Post Falls Police is providing free Autism ID Cards available for pick up at the police department. We’re open 24/7 and located at 1717 E. Polston Avenue in Post Falls. The Autism ID Card helps people on the autism spectrum explain their medical condition to police, EMTs, and other first responders when contacted. People on…
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Victim Services Unit Launches New PSA

Post Falls Police's Victim Services Unit (VSU) launched a new public service announcement (PSA) in 2017 to further community awareness about the support and advocacy available to victims of crimes throughout Kootenai County. With grant funding awarded to the VSU by the Idaho Council on Domestic Violence and Victim Assistance (, the PSA was produced by W.J. Lazerus of…
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