| Aug 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Monday marked the first time in California that officials notified the public of a statewide Amber Alert through their cellphones, a California Highway Patrol official said.
It differed from phone to phone, but sometime between late Monday and early...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:39 PM
BOULEVARD -- The car driven by a man who allegedly kidnapped a San Diego County girl after killing her mother and brother may have been spotted Wednesday both in Northern California and southern Oregon, officials said.
An Amber Alert for James Lee...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 9:11 AM
BOULEVARD, Calif. -- San Diego County sheriff's officials said they're still trying to sort out the relationship between a missing 16-year-old girl and the man who is suspected of abducting her and killing her mother and brother.
San Diego County...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 10:25 AM
I was sitting in bed reading Monday night when a hideous and unfamiliar noise jolted me upright. It seemed to be emanating from inside my room. It was a loud, insistent and intermittent, like a test of the emergency broadcast system, but my radio wasn&...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Southern California residents got their first exposure to the new America's Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response system Monday night, when their mobile phones suddenly displayed an alert telling them to be on the lookout for two children believed to have...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 12:43 PM
Two kids never made it to school in Stanislaus County, prompting an AMBER Alert and four-hour manhunt.
The 9-year-old boy, named Phillip Tumilty, Jr., and his 6-year-old sister, Tiffany, were last seen around 8 a.m. Friday.
Officials say the man who...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 7:35 PM
The 1-year-old San Joaquin County girl at the center of an AMBER Alert was found Monday evening at a relative's home in San Lorenzo, according to the San Joaquin Sheriff's Department.
The girl's father, the man suspected of taking her, is still missing....
| Aug 9, 2012
| 3:06 PM
An AMBER Alert is now over after a 17-year-old woman and her two-month-old daughter were found safe.
Angelica Lopez and her daughter Enalina were kidnapped Wednesday night by a 19-year-old named Marcos Hernandez in Oakland.
Oakland Police say...
| Nov 16, 2012
| 3:14 AM
The Halifax County Sheriff says Thursday night's Amber Alert was the result of a custody case in Campbell County. Sheriff Fred Clark says the parents of Alexis Carwile lost custody of the child in a court ruling Thursday.
Police say Jennifer Carwile...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 3:50 PM
Police in Newburgh have activated an AMBER Alert after a child was abducted outside of South Jr. High School Wednesday afternoon.
The victim is described as a black female, approximately 5 years old, 3 feet tall and was last seen wearing a short sleeve...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 3:02 PM
An AMBER alert has been issued for two children abducted out of the Monterey area.
The first child is 6-month-old Onika Edwards, a black female at 2-feet-tall, 25 pounds and with brown hair and eyes.
The second child is 6-year-old Enrique Joseph....
| Jan 12, 2011
| 4:34 PM
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...