Fort Lauderdale Police Department Locates Missing Person For the Third Time in Two Months With SafetyNet® Tracking Service
Press Release 06/06/2014
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Fort Lauderdale Police Department Locates Missing Person
Fort Lauderdale Police Department locate a missing person with a cognitive condition using the SafetyNet Tracking™ service. In this case, a 55-year-old man with dementia was reported missing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on June 6 at 8:47 A.M. Officers from the Fort Lauderdale Police Department arrived on location and began searching for the individual. After following the signal emitting from the missing individual’s SafetyNet bracelet, the individual was located approximately a half a mile away from the point he was last seen, in good condition. It was the third time in two months SafetyNet equipment had been used to rescue the individual; he was also rescued on May 5 and May 29.
The SafetyNet Tracking service is designed to assist public safety agencies in locating persons who have cognitive conditions and have wandered off and are missing. SafetyNet clients wear a SafetyNet bracelet that emits radio frequency signals, which can be tracked by local public safety officials via their SafetyNet Search and Rescue Receivers.
The SafetyNet Tracking service is available in various coverage areas. For more information on the SafetyNet Tracking service and coverage areas, please contact (877) 4-FINDTHEM (877-434-6384) or visit safetynettracking.com .