If you need to report a missing, abducted or endangered child, please call 9-1-1 immediately.

You may also contact the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children at 1-800-THE-LOST for assistance. We cannot take missing child reports or inquiries via this website. To search for or find information about current missing children, visit www.missingkids.org.

Forthcoming USDOJ update to NISMART will gather law enforcement data on abductions

The United States Department of Justice (USDOJ) will soon begin outreach to more than 4000 law enforcement agencies for assistance in updating and expanding data and analysis on stranger abductions of children.

Do you work with AMBER Alert or Child Protection in Indian Country?

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AMBER Alert in Indian Country Resources

Learn more about the resources that are available to our partners in the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Network. Find useful information including videos, downloadable PDFs and other valuable resources.

AMBER Advocate Newsletter

The most recent AMBER Advocate Newsletter is available for download. The recent issue and several archived issues feature important AMBER Alert in Indian Country news and updates.

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In concert with the National Criminal Justice Training Center's (NCJTC) recognition below, we want to express that the diligent and tireless efforts of law enforcement and other child protection professionals is seen and honored each and every day of the year by every member of the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Program.And on this 2022 NATIONAL AMBER ALERT AWARENESS DAY, we send out the highest gratitude and recognition of the in-depth and multi-disciplinary work that goes into building, executing and sustaining a strong AMBER Alert program in your Tribal nation, whether through your own AMBER Alert program, or in partnership with your state AMBER Alert program.Our mission, at its core, is to support the current work and continuous improvement of Tribal AMBER Alert programs across the nation. Just as we do each year on National Missing Children's Day, on this and every AMBER Alert Awareness Day, we pause to recognize you and re-emphasize our commitment to being your partner in each day's work to safely recover endangered missing and abducted children.Learn more about our work at www.amber-ic.org, and visit www.amberadvocate.org for even more information and resources.January 13 marks National AMBER Alert Awareness Day, honoring the memory of 9-year-old Amber Hagerman who was abducted and murdered in Arlington, TX on January 13, 1996. As of November 2021, the America's Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response (AMBER) program has successfully recovered 1085 children as a direct result of the program.NCJTC is proud to serve as a national training provider for the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program. Since 2003, we have trained thousands of criminal justice professionals in effective responses to missing and abducted children cases. Visit ncjtc.org/amber for a complete listing of training opportunities. #AmberAlert #amberalertawarenessday ... See MoreSee Less
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We celebrate January 9, 2022: National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day!From the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Program, the AMBER Alert Training and Technical Assistance Program, and the National Criminal Justice Training Center, we honor and recognizing the fearless men and women who run toward danger each day. Thank you for your dedication to keeping our communities safe. We are here to support you with training and technical assistance to address your public safety challenges. Let us know how we can help you and your agency. We look forward to working with you this year!www.amber-ic.org | www.ncjtc.org | www.amberadvocate.org ... See MoreSee Less
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From the staff of the AMBER Alert in Indian Country program, we wish you and your loved ones a Very Merry Christmas and a 2022 filled with good health, lots of kindness, and the joy of doing good work, each in our own ways where and how we can, to protect our children and community! ... See MoreSee Less
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The final 2021 issue of our AMBER Advocate Newsletter is hot off the 'virtual' press! Read it from our website, amberadvocate.org, or download a full PDF copy today! These great articles bring the power of AMBER Alert to life through coverage of the dedicated people out there each and every day working to:*Protect children through AMBER Alert and similar public alerting programs, **Respond to community awareness needs, and ***Provide excellent training and resources to law enforcement personnel on effective preparation for and response to endangered missing and abducted child incidents.We're all in this together!Read the newest edition of the AMBER Advocate! conta.cc/3pLNKF6 ... See MoreSee Less
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The AMBER Alert in Indian Country Website provides integrated, ‘one-stop’ access to training, technical assistance and child protection resources for Tribal law enforcement, public safety professionals and others in the community working with issues surrounding endangered, missing and abducted children.

This resource was prepared under Cooperative Agreement number 2017-MC-FX-K003 from the Office of Justice Programs (OJP), U.S. Department of Justice. Points of view or opinions expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of OJP or the U.S. Department of Justice.