Wireless carriers partner on Amber Alert text messages

Ford, Tracy
May 2005
RCR Wireless News;5/23/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 21, p13
Trade Publication
Reports on the number of wireless communication carriers in the U.S. that will support the Amber Alert initiative of Cellular Telecommunications and Internet Association president Steve Largent which aims to protect children from kidnapping. Statistics about child abduction the U.S.; Importance of Amber Alert; Commendation to Largent for his initiative; Estimate on the amount spent by the industry to develop the Amber Alert system; Decision of the carriers not to charge subscribes for Amber Alert.


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