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  NCJ Number: NCJ 245772     Find in a Library
  Title: The AMBER Advocate, Spring 2014
  Document URL: PDF 
  Editor(s): Paul Murphy
  Journal: Amber Advocate  Volume:8  Issue:1  Dated:Spring 2014  Pages:1 to 12
  Date Published: 2014
  Page Count: 12
  Annotation: This issue of The AMBER Alert newsletter contains five primary articles dealing with child abduction issues.
  Abstract: The first article, On the Front Lines: Five States Unite to Find Hannah Anderson, details the combined efforts of five States to find the missing teenager and her brother abducted from their home in California. In addition to California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington also assisted in the search efforts. The second article is an interview with Kevin Mariano, the new Isleta Pueblo police chief. The third article describes international efforts to expand AMBER Alert, specifically in Germany and Central and South American countries. The fourth article highlights the work of Bill Bryan who retired from the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program. The fifth article describes how a mock child abduction was used to test the ability of the Utah CART (Child Abduction Response Team) to effectively respond to an actual abduction.
  Main Term(s): AMBER Alert
  Index Term(s): Missing person investigation ; Child Abduction ; Child protection laws ; Child abuse prevention training ; Police child abuse training ; Child abuse prevention ; Missing children ; OJJDP grant-related documents ; Child Protection
  Sponsoring Agency: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
US Dept of Justice
United States of America
  Grant Number: 2010-MC-CX-K050
  Type: Program/Project Description ; Program Description (Model)
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
   
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