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National Amber Alert website up and running

This notice showed up if you attempt to access the Amber Alert website on Monday morning. This notice showed up if you attempt to access the Amber Alert website on Monday morning.

AmberAlert.gov, which shows alerts on missing children, is online again.

A notice on the site had said, "Due to the lapse in federal funding, this Office of Justice Programs (OJP) website is unavailable." The website is now back up and running.

States also issue amber alerts. That alert system was not affected during the national site downtime.

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