Good Question: What's The Criteria For An Amber Alert?In the disappearance of Barway Edwin Collins, 10, of Crystal, police have released surveillance photos and put out a crime aler, but they haven't put out an Amber Alert, saying it didn't meet the criteria. So what is the criteria for issuing an Amber Alert? Good Question.
After 25 Years, Jacob Wetterling's Mother Continues Searching For Answers, JacobEarlier this month authorities launched a new campaign to try and find out what happened to Jacob Wetterling. Wetterling was abducted while riding bikes with his brother and friend 25 years ago Wednesday. And while his disappearance remains a mystery, his case has led to changes that now help other missing children.
Update: Duluth Police Find 14-Year-Old Girl Thought To Be MissingPolice in Duluth, Minn. located a 14-year-old girl who they were searching for Wednesday afternoon. According to police, Kaytlyn Rae Quintana left Denfeld High School in mini-van around 2:40 p.m. Wednesday.
Police: 2 Killed In Berlin, Wis.; Missing Girl Is Safe Two people were killed and one man has been arrested in what Berlin authorities are calling a double homicide that prompted a brief Amber Alert for an 8-year-old girl.
FBI Gives Posthumous Award To Late Sen. GramsThe late Sen. Rod Grams is being recognized for his work in bringing the Amber Alert system to Minnesota. The FBI has posthumously awarded Grams with its FBI Director's Community Leadership Award. In 2002 Grams was instrumental in making Minnesota the seventh state to implement the Amber Alert system.
Woman Gets 3 Years For Kidnapping Friend’s BabyA 30-year-old Minneapolis woman who kidnapped her friend’s baby back in February, prompting an Amber Alert, was sentenced in Hennepin County Court on Monday. Isabel Diaz-Castillo was sentenced to three years in prison with credit for 181 days served. She pleaded guilty back in July to one count of kidnapping in connection with the incident.
Motorcycle Group Has Raised $130,000+ For Amber AlertsJust last week, an 8-month-old Minneapolis boy kidnapped from his home was found safe after an Amber Alert. You may have seen the alert posted on highway signs, or even been notified on your cell phone.
Mpls' Successful Cellular Amber Alert Was The Nation's FirstWednesday's quick and safe recovery of an abducted 8-month-old Minneapolis child was not only the first time an Amber Alert was sent to Minnesota cell phones, but it was the first time in the United States that a cell phone alert successfully helped recover a missing child.
Subject Of Amber Alert Found Safe, Suspect In CustodyPolice say a toddler who was taken by her armed, non-custodial father in St. Louis Park has been found safe.
Minn. Amber Alert Program Receives $18,000 DonationA local motorcycle group is honoring the 22-year anniversary of Jacob Wetterling’s abduction with an $18,000 donation to help fund Minnesota’s Amber Alert Program.
Amber Alert Canceled For 16-Year-Old GirlAn Amber Alert issued Thursday for a 16-year-old girl who was reportedly abducted in Brooklyn Park has been canceled.
Amber Alert Issued For 16-Year-Old GirlAn Amber Alert has been issued for a 16-year-old girl who was reportedly abducted Thursday afternoon.