Tag Archives: AMBER

WSP: Good to Know Video on Wireless Emergency Alerts

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Every year children and adults are forcibly abducted or become missing for various reasons. These situations make the family and friends feel helpless creating an unbelievable amount of stress. Rapid notification to a large number of people is

Federal government shutdown does not affect AMBER Alerts

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington State Patrol is reminding both the public and other law enforcement agencies that the AMBER Alert system is in full operation despite the shutdown of the federal government.


“We’re hearing of incorrect reports on both

State disciplines health care providers

OLYMPIA, Wash. - The Washington State Department of Health has taken disciplinary actions or withdrawn charges against health care providers in our state.

The department’s Health Systems Quality Assurance Division works with boards, commissions, and advisory committees to set licensing standards

State Patrol and Broadcasters highlight success of AMBER Alert activations

OLYMPIA, Wash. - State officials and broadcasters are hailing the effectiveness of the AMBER Alert system, in the wake of eight successful activations and recoveries so far in 2013.


Nationwide, the AMBER Alert system has led to the successful recovery of 656

Aberdeen SkillsUSA Team Loads up On Awards

ABERDEEN, Wash. - The Aberdeen High School chapter of SkillsUSA competed in the state conference this past weekend (April 12th through 14th) and came home with ten state medals including four state champions and over $4,500 in scholarships and prizes.