Officials: Child Found Safe Thanks To 'Project Lifesaver' ProgramRoseville city officials say the Project Lifesaver program played a big role in finding a missing 10-year-old child with autism, who was located unharmed Sunday.
Project Lifesaver: Helping Parents Keep Kids With Autism SafeIt was one year ago when a western Wisconsin boy went missing for nearly a day after he sneaked out the front door of his home. Five-year-old Scott Meyer is non-verbal with autism, so hundreds of volunteers turned out to try and find him.
Project Lifesaver: Saving Those With Autism, Other DisabilitiesChildren with autism often move away from search teams, not towards them. That's one reason why a local law enforcement agency is trying to get the word out about "Project Lifesaver."