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Alerts Save Lives: A Unified Message Regarding the Need to Support Nationwide Alerts

Date Published
March 2018
2 pages
State, Local, and Federal Law Enforcement and Homeland Security Partners
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The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) partnered with the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative (Global) to develop a unified message to bring attention to the importance of nationwide alerts.  This message defines the different alerts types, stresses the import role alerts play in law enforcement and community member safety, and what steps are being taken to further enhance alert processes.

Date Created: February 10, 2021