Montana Testing Amber Alert System TODAY at 10 AM Statewide
Today at 10 AM, The Montana Amber Alert System is going to be tested. These days, the Amber Alert is released to every mobile device in the state instantly, and the state wants you to help verify it is working.
How Can I help?
You can help by clicking the button below, which will show a map of the state. Wherever you are at 10 am, please click the + icon in the top right of the map, and fill out the basic details.
What information does the state want?
The state is asking for the following information:
- Did you or did you not receive the Test Amber Alert message?
- Who is your phone service provider?
- What type of phone do you have? iPhone, Android or Other?
Once you've filled out the form, click submit and you're done.
Why are they testing the Amber Alert System?
Getting the word out about a child abduction emergency as fast as possible is critical in capturing suspects who have kidnapped a child. Being able to put the information in the hands of every single Montanan instantly is massive.
Amber Alerts are broadcast these days via television, radio, satellite radio, internet radio, push notifications via cell phones, text messages, and even digital billboards.
To learn more about the Amber Alert systems, click the button below.