On Jan. 1, the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children joined the network and now sends out the wireless phones nationwide. It was the initially time such an alert was sent out in Florida, said the center's program manager, Bobs to
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What was the loud noise that woke a lot of Florida cellphone users early Monday? A new wireless emergency-alert (WEA) system automatically contacts WEA-enabled phones during natural disasters and child abductions, the Florida Department of Law
In August 2003, the initially AMBER Alert was issued in North Carolina. A baby was kidnapped in Charlotte during a car jacking. The car was later found abandoned. The baby was found unharmed.