The new, Official Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office app uses ConnectProtect technology to provide two-way communications between the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office and the people of Palm Beach County. The PBSO app is part of a revolution in communications between law enforcement and the people they serve. Through the app, PBSO can be in contact with the residents of Palm Beach County with information based on exactly where you are at the time. Information that is relevant to your neighborhood even the street where you live can be instantly sent to you.But its not a one-way communications tool: ConnectProtect technology gives Palm Beach County residents an unsurpassed ability to communicate directly to the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office. After a crime or act of terrorism, all too often someone say that they saw something beforehand, but didnt say something when they saw it. ConnectProtect technology enables residents of Palm Beach County to instantly let PBSO know when there is suspicious activity that they think needs attention, making Palm Beach County residents a vital part in the fight against crime and terrorism.Download and use the PBSO app regularly for instant information and two-way communications with the Palm Beach County Sheriffs Office; and, help make Palm Beach County a better, safer place to live, work and enjoy. Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.