Prayers and thoughts for young and innocent Riya Rajkumar. Sorrowful and saddening emotions for Riya and her mother. Amber Alerts were implemented after Amber Hagerman to alert the public and aid in
9-1-1 is a system in place for emergencies and not to be misused. 9-1-1 is not intended for dramatic complaints. Doing so can tie up the lines resulting in delays for people with true emergencies. Calling 911 to complain about Amber Alerts is untoward and a misuse of this service that authorities have provided to help the public. Options are shut down cell phone or place in an area where it won’t disturb you.
Imagine a loved one unable to obtain a call for help because of the thoughtlessness of others who abuse this crucial system.