Amber Plan for Kentucky

updated 3/13/15

Administrating AgencyKentucky State Police
ContactCaptain John Bradley
Kentucky State Police
(502) 564-0838
Steps for ActivationKentucky Amber Alert
Criteria for ActivationOnce the Division of Police has conducted the initial investigation, they will verify that all required criteria has been met to trigger an Amber Alert. Consistent with recommendations by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, the following criteria shall be met before an alert is activated:

1. Law enforcement confirms a child has been abducted
2. Law enforcement believes and confirms the circumstances surrounding the abduction
3. there are indications the child is in danger of serious bodily harm or death
4. There is sufficient descriptive information about the child, the abductor, and/or the suspects vehicle.
Scope of Amber AlertStatewide
Translate »