New CLEAR Alert System Assists Law Enforcement in Locating Endangered, Missing Adults - 08-07


AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) joined Rep. Greg Bonnen at a press conference today to discuss the implementation of the CLEAR Alert, or the Coordinated Law Enforcement Adult Rescue Alert. This new alert system will assist law enforcement in locating and rescuing missing adults who may have been kidnapped, abducted or who are in immediate danger of injury or death, as well as aid in locating any potential suspects. Rep. Bonnen authored HB 1769, which created this new alert, and Sen. Larry Taylor sponsored this act in the Senate.