AMBER Alerts Now on Facebook
At a news conference on January 12, 2011, Laurie O. Robinson, OJP’s Assistant Attorney General, joined representatives of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and Facebook as they announced a partnership to enable Facebook users to receive AMBER Alerts via their Facebook accounts.
Read more about this on the U.S. Department of Justice’s blog. The press conference announcing the launch was streamed live and is archived on Facebook Washington DC. It also can be viewed at Facebook DC Live.