Police: Cal State Fullerton student has been missing since Tuesday – The Orange County Register

FULLERTON – A 23-year-old Cal State Fullerton engineering student from India has been missing for a week, campus police said.

Praveen Galla left his off-campus apartment in Fullerton, taking an Uber, on Feb. 2. He arrived at the university just after 5 p.m. but hasn’t been seen since, the Cal State Fullerton Police Department said.

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Police search for teen missing from Bethesda, MD | WTTG

BETHESDA, Md. – Montgomery County Police are asking for help in locating a missing teenage boy from Bethesda.

Tejin Thomas, 17, of the 5200 block of Belvoir Drive was last seen at 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 3 when was believed to have used Uber to leave his home.

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Uber teams up with Amber Alert: Can drivers help bring missing kids home? – CSMonitor.com

Uber announced a partnership with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) Tuesday, by notifying all driver-partners when an Amber Alert is issued.

The Amber Alert system is a voluntary program between law enforcement and media sources that “activates an urgent bulletin in the most serious child-abduction cases.” The system is designed to bring home children safely by recruiting the public to aid in search efforts through TV, radio, phone, and other announcements.

“The Uber network covers 75 percent of the US population,” Uber wrote in a press release Tuesday. “We are proud to harness this reach to support the Amber Alert program, and to quickly connect drivers with information that could make all the difference for neighbors and communities.”

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