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Tomas A. Quiles (credit: New Jersey State Police)

AMBER Alert Canceled After Man Is Found With Son In Passaic, N.J.

An AMBER Alert has been issued, after a police said a man assaulted his child’s mother and kidnapped his son at a bus stop in Passaic, N.J.


Glen Cove Police monitoring video surveillance cameras. (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Glen Cove Installing Additional License Plate Readers

The technology is used to look for stolen vehicles, for Amber Alerts, for criminal suspects and even for those who are driving without insurance.


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AMBER Alert Canceled For 5-Year-Old Boy In Connecticut

An AMBER Alert was issued in Connecticut Sunday night for a 5-year-old boy, who was taken by his father from Ridgefield, Conn.


NJ man charged with abducting RI teen. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Man Charged With Abducting Girl, 13, From Rhode Island

Spokesman Greg Comcowich said the man is scheduled to appear in federal court in Newark at 2 p.m.


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Early Morning AMBER Alert Surprised Many Sleeping New Yorkers

AMBER Alerts are issued on most cellphones that were bought after 2011, but the notifications can be turned off in the phone’s settings feature.


Mario Danner Jr. and  Marina Lopez (credit: NYPD)

Official Defends Early Morning AMBER Alert, Notes Cell Phone Alarms Are ‘Rarity’

The blaring alarm, sent at 3:51 a.m., left many wondering if the message was accidentally sent out too early, or whether it was needed at all.


Mario Danner Jr. and  Marina Lopez (credit: NYPD)

AMBER Alert Canceled For Missing Harlem Infant

An AMBER Alert was issued for 7-month-old Mario Danner Jr. on Tuesday after police said he was abducted by his mother.


Police say Marina Lopez kidnapped her son Mario Danner Jr from a supervised visit. (Credit CBS 2)

Amber Alert Issued For Missing Harlem Boy

Marina Lopez, 25, is wanted for abducting Mario Danner Jr. during a supervised visit with the Administration for Children Services, police said.


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Thousands Of New Yorkers To Get AMBER Alerts On Cell Phones

If you live in New York, you may soon start getting AMBER alerts on your cell phone.


Fitz Edwards (credit: NYPD)

Police: Suspect Who Prompted AMBER Alert In The Bronx Arrested

Fitz Edwards, 29, has been charged with robbery, criminal possession of a weapon, assault, arson, reckless endangerment and other charges.


AMBER Alert; suspect Fitz Edwards, missing boy Nahzir Edwards, missing girl Mlyliah Edwards (credit: handout)

2 Bronx Children Found Safe After AMBER Alert; Police Search For Suspect

A man fired a shot at the mother of his two children, carjacked a driver in the Bronx and fled with the youngsters — prompting an AMBER Alert Sunday.


Frederick McCluskey and Father (credit: Marlboro Police)

Report: Father In Custody, Child Safe After AMBER Alert In NY

Frederick McCluskey, 4, had been reported taken by his father, also named Frederick McCluskey, 27, at around 9:20 a.m. Friday, police said.


Scene of investigation at 1 Hallock Street in Farmingdale (Credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Authorities Find Remains Of 17-Month-Old Boy In Backyard Of Farmingdale Home

17-month-old Justin Kowalczik is believed to have been buried in the backyard for more than two years, 1010 WINS’ Steve Sandberg reported, while all along Police Major Patrick Regan said the family pretended he was still alive — and the youngest of three.


Missing child investigation

NYS Police Dig Up Long Island Yard In Search Of Clues In Missing Child Case

Police spent Friday night digging in the backyard of a Nassau County home, searching for the body of a 3-year-old who went missing about a year ago. The search could be connected to a man mentioned in an AMBER Alert earlier in the day.


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Newburgh Police Say Disappearance Prompting AMBER Alert ‘Did Not Occur’

An AMBER Alert was issued based on reports from several witnesses — children ages 5 to 11 — who said they saw the 5-year-old girl being abducted near South Junior High School around 4 p.m. Wednesday.