Safer Communities through Technology

For more than 25 years, nonprofit Critical Reach has helped save lives by equipping law enforcement and their communities with real-time alert solutions.

APBnet provides real-time alert distribution

Trusted Tech

A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Critical Reach pioneered digital data sharing between law enforcement agencies. Our APBnet™ software is used daily by 1,500+ police agencies nationwide. It provides real-time alerts to safeguard children, identify, locate, and prosecute violent criminals, and improve officer safety.

APBnet Impact by the Numbers

25+ years of proven value for law enforcement nationwide


Active Law Enforcement Users

1 Million+

Alerts in searchable database

100 Million+

Alerts delivered annually

Making Schools Safer

There is a school shooting every other day in the United States.

Building on the success of APBnet, we are now equipping schools and law enforcement with new life-saving technology.

Police and police dog with student at their school - safe from shool shootings
Teachers with students

Let's Work Together to
Build Safer Communities