The Ralls County Sheriff’s Office announces the launching of a new website.

In a press release, Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie said that the new site, ralls county sheriff dot com, features press releases, pages on the services of the department and a link to submit crime tips via email.

Sheriff Dinwiddie also says the purpose of the site is to provide an information resource for the public, assist with community policing and to help locate area sex offenders.