Amber Alert

Ontario AMBER Alert Makes its Way to Apple TV in tvOS 13

An AMBER alert was just issued moments ago by Niagara Regional Police in Ontario. Emergency wireless alerts, such as AMBER alerts, are broadcast through TV, radio and compatible cellphones connected to LTE networks. But now it appears AMBER alerts are also showing up on Apple TV, as spotted by iPhone in Canada reader @JeffAshton_. He...

Peel Police Disappointed at Complaints Against its Amber Alert System

According to a report by Global News, the Peel Regional Police used its emergency Amber Alert system on Thursday at 11:36 p.m for a missing 11-year-old girl named Riya Rajkumar, who was later found deceased in Brampton, hours after a parental abduction investigation was launched into the girl’s disappearance. While the officials said the alert system...

Government Responds After 3-Hour Amber Alert Delay on Cell Phones

On Sunday night at 7:30 p.m. CST, an Amber Alert issued in Saskatchewan failed to reach its intended audience due to technical issues. The government has now said that it will work with the National Public Alerting System to prevent the issue from happening again (via CBC News). The Amber Alert was initiated by the RCMP in response to a six-year-old girl...