“A parent’s worst nightmare is when a child goes missing,” said Richard Lucero of Neighborhood Watch. The group provides a service that gives parents and guardians peace of mind. They will create identification cards, with photos, description, address and phone numbers, which the parents can hand over to the police department should their child end up missing, for whatever reason.
The reasons may not always be sinister. A child may visit a friend or stay after school and forget to call home, but worry is a natural reaction when the child is late. However, often the cause for alarm is real. Login to read more