Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2000]
9-year-old Nicholas Farber was abducted from his home earlier today! Authorities quickly issued an Amber Alert to find him. We need your help. In an Amber Alert, authorities find missing kids by using every means available to quickly spread the word about the loss. Newspapers, television, and even street signs are all mobilized to recover the missing child.
This Alert Works! 27 children have already been found thanks to the Amber Alert. With your help, we can find Nicholas Farber.
Please pass this page to as many people as possible right now. Do it now. As you know, speed is very important in these cases. If you have any information please contact your local authorities.
Origins: At about
Police suspicions proved correct, as Nicholas was found, unharmed, with his mother and another man in a campground near San Diego on
Last updated: 27 March 2005
CNN.com "Abducted Boy's Parents in Custody Fight." 29 August 2002 CNN.com "Mother Named As Suspect in Missing Boy Case." 29 August 2002 CNN.com "Missing California Boy Found Safe." 31 August 2002 CNN.com "More Arrests in California Boy's Kidnap." 3 September 2002