AMBER Advocate – Issue 1 2022

ISSUE 1 2022

In This Issue:

The first issue of 2022 of the AMBER Advocate features the expansion and growth of Wireless Emergency Alerts across the Navajo Nation. We also bring you a double dose of AMBER Alert on the front lines with stories from Texas and Illinois. Meet Wisconsin's AMBER Alert Coordinator and Missing Person's Clearinghouse Manager, Melissa Marchant. Read about AMBER Alert and other endangered missing persons work underway through briefs from across the U.S. and internationally.

Yes WEA Can: With the Navajo Nation’s COVID-19 emergency response in high gear, tech leader Christopher Becenti is closing ‘the digital divide’ to make life safer in his community

Miracle in Texas: AATTAP Child Abduction Response Team expert’s help contributes to safe recovery of toddler missing four days

Illinois woman honored for responding to an AMBER Alert and saving baby tossed in a ditch

From the ground floor to saving lives: Wisconsin AMBER Alert Coordinator Melissa Marchant’s decades of work in criminal justice and missing persons

News clips and information on child protection efforts from around the world.

Child protection news clips from around the country.