KATY MAGAZINE NEWS
June 21, 2018
Available while supplies last, Katy parents can pick up a free Child ID kit on June 30. The kits are a simple, yet effective way to help families maintain vital information about their children.
WHERE & WHEN
Saturday, June 30, 2018 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Ashley Furniture 19660 Restaurant Row, Houston
Parents and caregivers can receive an important tool to share with law enforcement authorities when searching for a missing child. No purchase is necessary.
Individually packaged in a protective plastic sleeve, each kit contains a non-toxic fingerprinting ink strip, heavy gauge freezer-safe bag for a DNA hair sample or cheek swabs, space to record complete contact, personal, medical, and physical information, space for a 4" x 6" photograph, fingerprint chart, dental charts for permanent and baby teeth, and essential educational safety tips.
In 2017, there were 464,324 entries into the FBI’s National Crime Information Center representing a missing child reported to law enforcement every 67 seconds of every day.