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For immediate release: Alex Murphy
  DCI Public Information Officer
Investigative Operations
Iowa Department of Public Safety
May 12, 2014
(515) 443-3014 - cell
(515) 725-6189 - office

DCI Awarding Iowa 5th Graders for National Missing Children’s Day Posters

Des Moines, IOWA --- The Iowa Department of Public Safety’s Division of Criminal Investigation will honor the winners of the annual Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest.   The Iowa fifth graders will be awarded for their excellence in visually depicting the harsh realities of child abduction as well as their eternal hope for a safe return for missing kids everywhere. These posters show their compassion for our country’s lost and missing youth, through art.

Please join us as we recognize the artists’ hard work and compassion for Iowa’s missing children.


Reception for Missing Children’s Day Poster Contest Winner and Honorees




Friday, May 16, 2014


3:00 P.M.




Oran Pape State Office Building (DPS)


215 East 7th St.


Des Moines, IA 50319




Poster Contest Honorees


Governor Terry E. Branstad

Commissioner Larry L. Noble

Director of Investigative Operations,
Jim Saunders

Assistant Director of Field Operations, DCI, Mitch Mortvedt


For further questions, please contact Medina Rahmanovic, Iowa DCI, at (515) 725-6036.

Note: A criminal charge is merely an accusation and a defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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