Captain Norm Leong, Regional Transit Police Services

"The product is very easy to use. Implementation was great and the staff have been very responsive."

Paul MacMillan Chief of Department Retired, MBTA Transit Police Department Boston, Ma

"The ability to send in a photo or comment directly to our dispatch center greatly enhances our ability to respond appropriately."

Sgt. Aston T. Greene M.P.A., GA-CEM Emergency Preparedness Unit, Commander Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority, MARTA Police Department

"It's a pretty good investment from my perspective."

Det/Lt. Michael E. Garrity, AASC,RSC Commander, Investigative Services/Counter Terrorism Unit Niagara Frontier Transit Police Department Buffalo, NY

"The App is simple to use and the Console is easy to navigate.  This app is a wonderful product."

#1 ‘See Something Say Something’ APP FOR TRANSITS

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  • Riders use our transit threat  app to report safety & security concerns

  • Real-time 2-way communication with console operator/transit police

  • Riders report what they see & hear:

    - Incident description, report type, photo/video

  • GPS map shows incident location

  • Web-based console, no hardware required

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The "See something Say something" mobile app is increasing transit safety, providing real-time information & enabling immediate communication between riders and transit police.

ELERTS provides an easy to use emergency notification app for riders to report what they see. Police receive crowd-sourced information and can establish 2-way communication between riders and Transit Police. Photos and maps sent from riders provide police with context to an incident or suspicious activity. Managed through a web-based console, Transit Dispatchers respond to incident Reports, send out advisories, and deploy BOLOs – Be On The Lookout.

Using an emergency alert app allows riders to quickly submit reports. NEW! Includes FREE TEXT-A-TIP service for non-smartphone riders.  The app can be branded with your Transit system logo and works with iPhone and Android smartphones. A convenient drop-down menu makes it easy for riders to indicate Report Type, such a: Assault, robbery, medical emergency or suspicious activity.

ELERTS is the leading See Something Say Something app provider to Mass Transits. The ELERTS system is a transit watch app proven to deliver results and bolster transit security. Police gain real-time visibility to activities in a way that was not previously available. Crimes get stopped. People in distress get help. No hardware is needed to manage reports other than a PC with a web browser.


ELERTS Transit app features
  • Real-time, two-way chat
  • Anonymous reporting option
  • Intuitive navigation – no codes or passwords
  • Space for message, photo, GPS maps
  • App disables phone flash for discretion
  • “Store and forward” if cellular or WiFi signal is weak


  • Uses technology already in hand

  • Works in low bandwidth environments
  • Easy to manage through web console
  • No hardware or installation required
  • Increases awareness and can act as a deterrent
  • Crowd-sourcing the public adds valuable insight

ELERTS is a proud member of APTA