Activation Criteria

  • The suspect has not been apprehended and may be of serious threat to the public.
  • Sufficient information is available to disseminate to the public that could assist in locating the suspect.
  • If the criminal has been identified, arrest warrants have been obtained.
  • The criminal is entered into National Crime Information Center (NCIC) database.
  • The law enforcement agency must issue a statewide broadcast to law enforcement/911 centers.
  • Regarding a law enforcement officer missing in the line of duty,  sufficient information is available to disseminate to the public that could assist in locating the missing peace officer.