For Wetterlings, It's Been A Long Road To AnswersSince his abduction, Jacob's family has been through a roller coaster of memories, anniversaries, and false hope. Through their grief, the Wetterlings have worked to help other families of missing and exploited children.
AMBER Alert System Proves Useful For Law EnforcementOn Thursday night, many people received an AMBER Alert directly to their phone, notifying them of a little girl, taken by her mother. It's an unfamiliar notification that pops up right on our phones -- and an image that simultaneously shows up on street signs.
Jacob Wetterling Resource Center Hits 25 Year MilestoneJacob Wetterling's family would be celebrating his 37th birthday on Tuesday. Months after his abduction, a foundation was created to help families of missing or exploited children. Along with Jacob's birthday, that foundation will celebrate its 25th anniversary on Tuesday.
Brooklyn Center Police Seeking Two Missing Children Authorities in the north metro are asking the public’s help in finding two children believed to be with a dangerous relative. Brooklyn Center Police say they are trying to find 17-year-old Shatearra Nash and her daughter, 9-month-old Maggie Nash.
24 Years After His Disappearance, Jacob's Mom Still HopesTuesday marks 24 years since Jacob Wetterling was abducted at gunpoint near his St. Joseph, Minn., home. And his mother, Patty, said she's still hopeful her son will be found, as the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children released a photo of what 35-year-old Jacob could look like.
Father Arrested After Kidnapping 2 DaughtersThe Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) has canceled a missing person alert after two sisters taken from a Florida home by their father were located. On Thursday, officers with Citrus County in Florida reported that the two girls and their father had been located in Montana.
Parents Of MN Missing Kids Given New Hope After Ohio News"Do not forget about these people," that is the message of the foundation established in Jacob Wetterling's name.
Update: Missing Teen Found SafeA missing teenage boy who was last seen in Rogers has been found safe. Christian Tveit, 15, is a high-functioning teen with autism and health concerns. He was last seen leaving his residence on the 13000 block of Commerce Blvd.
Klobuchar Bill Would Help Police Find Missing KidsU.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar is announcing legislation that would give local law enforcement a new tool to help find missing children.