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Safe Recoveries in West Virginia:

Location: Milton, WV

Type of Case: Children

Date Recovered: Monday, April 08, 2013

Milton, West Virginia Police Department (Cabell County) “Thank you for your assistance in our missing child case. I believe that without your help we would not have found these persons.” This was written by Corporal O’Dell after he activated A Child Is Missing Alert on April 8, 2013. Two boys ages 13 and 14 were missing from their school and concern for their safety was growing. Nearly 1,800 telephone alert calls were sent by A Child Is Missing. Tips received as a result assisted Police in locating the boys safe 6 miles away.


Location: Moorefield, WV

Type of Case: Children

Date Recovered: Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Moorefield, West Virginia (Hardy County) Police Department On Tuesday, January 11, 2011 an 8 year old boy was reported missing by his parents when he did not get off of the school bus. Police checked with all friends and all possible places the child could have possibly gone and then quickly called A Child Is Missing to activate the Alert. Nine Hundred alert calls were sent out around the boy’s bus route asking anyone with information to call Police. The department received several calls from residents, ultimately leading to the boy’s safe recovery, less than a half mile from where he had gone missing. Police Chief Steven Reckart was quoted as saying “ACIM got the word out quickly and aided in the child’s location.”

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