Amber Alert

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An anti-abduction system that broadcasts details of missing persons (victims of kidnappings) and their suspected abductors on highway signs, radio and TV within hours of a kidnapping
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The goal of an AMBER Alert is to instantly galvanize the entire community to assist in the search for and the safe recovery of the child.
The meeting reviewed the efforts made to introduce Amber alert system which would help to find missing children in Punjab.
The Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) gave a presentation on the proposed system while the Safe City Authority also briefed in this regard.It is pertinent to mention here that the Amber Alert system will help for collection and dissemination of data on missing children to the relevant authorities so that they could be traced.
The amber alert was in place until 6am followed by a less serious yellow warning.
No AMBER Alert or any intervention by police would have saved Skylar--even her parents did not notice her absence until after she was already dead.
* 840 children have been successfully recovered as a result of AMBER Alert and the inception of its national training at FVTC.
Kate added: "The Amber Alert system in the USA has assisted in finding over 800 children since it was first launched."
Conservative MEP Kay Swinburne, who is leading a cross-party initiative on the issue, said it would be great to have people signing up to Amber Alert on the United Nations International Day for Missing Children.
KaySwinburnelaunched the cross-party Amber Alert campaign in a committee room of the European Parliament in front of an audience of politicians, researchers and journalists.
Wirth, 19, of North Bend, was arrested sometime overnight, after an Amber Alert had been issued for Jocelyn Wirth, 3.
The Amber Alert, or Child Abduction Emergency, started in the US in 1996 when Amber Hagerman, 9, was abducted and murdered.
FOR PLAYWRIGHT MARISELA Trevino Orta, an Amber Alert on TV was the starting point for her latest show, Heart Shaped Nebula, which bows at Shotgun Players May 21-June 14.