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5:31 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

Amber Alerts Not For Every Missing Child

Commercial Mobile Alert System. An example of an AMBER Alert sent to a smart phone.

Originally published on Fri August 30, 2013 5:22 pm

The recent case of two missing children from Washington has raised fresh questions about the Amber Alert system. The brother and sister from Pierce County were located and are safe, but their disappearance did not trigger an Amber Alert.

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