What to Know
  • Missing People Post

    What is a Missing People post? A Missing People post is intended to allow your community to be on the lookout for a missing person, or that someone has been found. You can include videos, images, and text. Be sure to include vital information such as a description of the individual, the date and ...

  • A Helpful Guide to Request for Assistance Posts (Posts by Public Safety Agencies)

    What is a Request for Assistance post? ‘Request for Assistance’ is a post category within Neighbors that enables public safety agencies  to ask the public for help with an active investigation.  What is the difference between Request for Assistance posts and posts in other categories? There are a...

  • Neighbors App Privacy and Data

    Ring will continue to innovate on behalf of our users to help make neighborhoods safer. We will do so with our users, their privacy and the security of their information at the top of our priority list. We know that our users place a huge amount of trust in us, and we have every intention of cont...

  • Neighbors by Ring Community Guidelines

    We believe that when communities work together, we create safer neighborhoods.  Neighbors is a free service for all residents to share, discuss, and raise awareness about crime and safety-related activity in your community. Our guidelines are constantly evolving and will continue to expand as we ...

  • Neighbors News Alerts

    Learn about the Neighbors news alerts and the sources we use. Where do the Neighbors news alerts originate from? We evaluate crime and safety information from a number of vetted sources including risk reporting agencies, verified social media accounts, and public safety systems. While we do not i...

  • Understanding "identified users" in the Neighbors app

    One of the most important elements of the Neighbors app is being able to trust the information you receive. That’s why Ring Neighbors uses an “identified user” badge to let you know that a source can be trusted. The rest of this article will give you all the details on who identified users are an...