Cell Phone Amber Alerts More Alarming Than Helpful?
Description:If there’s an emergency like an Amber Alert, your phone may sound the alarm.
The new system got tested this weekend but on Monday even Washington State Patrol admitted the alerts went off at a bad time and it could be handled better. This after a lot of people got a jarring wake-up call on their cell phones as early as 3:30 a.m. Sunday.(1:37)