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The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)

Skip Navigation Links Home About NamUs Contacts Volunteer Information News Room   Missing Persons Unidentified Persons The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) is a clearinghouse for missing persons and unidentified decedent records. NamUs is a free online system…

The Amber Plan

A recently enacted component of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) has been credited with aiding in the rescue of several missing children who were kidnapped by strangers. It’s called the AMBER Plan. Background The AMBER Plan is named for a…

Phoenix school first to install face scanners

System can spot sex offenders Pat Kossan The Arizona Republic A north-central Phoenix school is the first in the nation to install cameras designed to detect the faces of sex offenders or missing children and instantly alert police. The Maricopa…