You’re stuck in a traffic jam, and wish you’d had some warning, that will soon change in Charlotte County. By early May, CCSO’s rolling out a new smartphone app, providing information to smartphones, tables, and computers about major traffic crashes, road closures, and missing persons. Nixle will let you to send anonymous tips to CCSO, who’ll be able to respond to you without revealing your identity. CCSO will also be able to send out messages to specific areas when they’re searching for a missing, endangered person. You can sign up at or with your smart phone, text your zip code to 888777.