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  • ISP announces use of LPR system to track stolen vehicles, unlicensed drivers

    ISP announces use of LPR system to track stolen vehicles, unlicensed drivers
    Indiana State Police announced they will soon use technology to find drivers with invalid or suspended licenses.   
  • Facebook to broadcast AMBER Alerts for abducted children

     
    The AMBER Alert program, which broadcasts emergency bulletins about child abductions, got a big new friend Wednesday when Facebook announced that its more than 500 million users would be able to sign up to receive the messages. Facebook has created 53 new...

    Central Florida tornado warnings via cellphones surprise some customers

    Central Florida tornado warnings via cellphones surprise some customers
    As dark clouds and lightning bore down on Central Florida last weekend, countless cellphones in the region vibrated and sounded off with a dire message: "Tornado Warning in this area. …Take shelter now." Many cell owners were surprised and...

    Maryland State Police say they never got Amber Alert request for Relisha Rudd

    Maryland State Police say they never got Amber Alert request for Relisha Rudd
    On March 20, police in Washington issued an Amber Alert for missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd, alerting residents that the girl could be traveling with a suspected abductor. Washington police said they asked law enforcement agencies across the region to...

    Right call on Amber Alert

     Right call on Amber Alert
    Last week, over the course of several days, millions of cellphones across the Western United States buzzed like fire alarms — loudly and, to some, annoyingly — as authorities sent out an Amber Alert that appeared as a text requesting...