Facebook Extends AMBER Alerts to Canada

by David Cohen
Facebook is bringing AMBER Alerts on missing children to Canada, after launching the feature in the U.S. in January. In the U.S., when children are abducted and alerts are issued by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, AMBER Alerts appear in the News Feeds of users in targeted search areas, and those alerts include photos and other details about the missing children.Read the full article


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