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Amber alert (US and Canadian) originally an acronym of America's Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response, a notification to the general public, such as by commercial radio or electronic traffic-condition signs, regarding an abduction of a child.
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The AMBER Plan
, which stands for America's Missing: Broadcast Emergency Response, was established in response to the 1996 abduction and murder of 9-year-old Amber Hagerman in Arlington, Texas.
Law enforcement chiefs from across the county gathered Thursday in Eugene to sign an agreement implementing an "Amber Plan
" that can be activated in cases of serious child abductions.