What is the difference between an AMBER Alert, Missing Child Alert? | ClickOrlando

America’s Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response, or AMBER Alert, was created in 1996 as a response for local police to find abducted children, according to U.S. Department of Justice.

The alert system, later named Amber, was created after Amber Hagerman, 9, was kidnapped while riding her bike in Arlington, Texas and later murdered.

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Florida Missing Child Alert issued for Gilchrist County teen Brandon Geiger canceled

GILCHRIST COUNTY, Fla. — Officials were searching for a 17-year-old boy who was reported missing in the Gilchrist County area.

A Florida Missing Child Alert was issued for Brandon Geiger, who is from Trenton, Tuesday just after noon. FDLE canceled the alert around around 12 a.m.

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Florida Missing Child Alert issued for Gilchrist County teen Brandon Geiger | www.actionnewsjax.com

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Officials are searching for a 17-year-old boy who was reported missing in the Gilchrist County area.

A Florida Missing Child Alert was issued for Brandon Geiger, who is from Trenton, Tuesday just after noon.

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Missing Child Alert: Lakeland mother Priscilla Morales, 2 kids

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Lakeland, Florida — A Florida Missing Child Alert has been issued for a Lakeland mother and her two children who went missing Thursday morning.

The Lakeland Police Department says 30-year-old Priscilla Nicole Morales threatened to harm herself and her children.

She then left with the children, 9-year-old Kayden Morales and 5-year-old Luis Morales III, on Thursday morning. Authorities say the children were last seen in the 4400 block of Deeson Road and may be with Priscilla and 36-year-old Luis Morales.

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Missing child alert issued for 11-year-old runaway Vanessa Marcellus – FOX 35 News Orlando

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ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) –
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office has issued a missing child alert for an 11-year-old girl described as an endangered runaway.

Vanessa Marcellus left Robinswood Middle School at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, but was last seen around 5 a.m. Thursday morning at the Woodhill Apartments, located at the intersection of Dorscher Road and Balboa Drive.

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Missing child alert issued for 2 Winter Haven girls Emily Brown & Kennedy Little | wtsp.com

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Missing child alert issued for 2 Winter Haven girls | wtsp.com.