missing children http://kbia.org en MoChip to offer free services at Osage Beach http://kbia.org/post/mochip-offer-free-services-osage-beach <p>The Missouri Child Identification Program, better known as MoChip, will be taking free digital photographs, dental impressions, and scents for scent dogs to follow in the event a child goes missing. The information would then be put onto a small disk which can be loaded into the Amber Alert System in a matter of minutes. State Coordinator of MoChip, Nicholas Cichielo says the program has been successful in finding missing children.</p> Thu, 15 Mar 2012 22:38:17 +0000 Chloe Alexander 10648 at http://kbia.org MoChip to offer free services at Osage Beach Understanding Amber Alerts http://kbia.org/post/understanding-amber-alerts <p>Friday is National Amber Alert Day.&nbsp; Law enforcement officials across the nation are recognizing the importance of the Amber Alert System, which is a high-speed, high-tech way of alerting the public when a child has been abducted. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, there&rsquo;s been some misunderstanding about the criteria that must be met before the alert can go out. Fri, 13 Jan 2012 15:44:11 +0000 6981 at http://kbia.org Understanding Amber Alerts