Criminal Justice Services

MISSING CHILD ALERT PROGRAM

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides a toll free 24 hour hotline to report information on missing children which is immediately shared with law enforcement agencies. Also provides investigation assistance in finding missing children, coordinates Amber Alerts, distributes child safety information, and posts missing children's pictures in public areas.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington, and Westchester)
Public TransportationNot applicable
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Intake ProcedureCall 800-FIND KID (800-346-3543)
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityNo requirements
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesNone/Not Applicable
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Alfred E. Smith Building
Physical Site Address 2 80 South Swan Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone 518-457-5837
Hotline Phone 888-846-3469 (Victim Hotline)
Emergency/After Hours Phone 800-346-3543 (24-Hour Missing and Exploited Children Hotline)
Other Phone 800-262-3257
Service Location Email InfoDCJS@dcjs.ny.gov
Web Address www.criminaljustice.state.ny.us
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NEW YORK STATE DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES
Affiliated Program: MISSING CHILD ALERT PROGRAM
This Service: Criminal Justice Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Child Kidnapping Alert Programs (FN-1500.1510)
Children (YB-9500.1500)
Missing Persons Location Assistance (FN-5000)