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Nearly All NYC Schools to Get Door Alarms This Year Under 'Avonte's Law'

More than 21,000 alarms will be placed at schools across the city, at a cost of $5.55 million.

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Avonte Oquendo's Family Files Suit Against the City

The suit alleges negligence in the death of the teen, who went missing from his school in October.

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Avonte Oquendo Tried to Run Away Day Before He Went Missing, Attorney Says

The family's lawyer says Avonte made a similar attempt to run a day prior to his disappearance.

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Avonte Oquendo's Disappearance 'Ate Away at our Souls,' Brother Says

In a post for Autism Speaks, Danny Oquendo thanked the city for helping search for his brother.

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Dept. of Justice to Fund Tracking Devices for Autistic Children

The DOJ said it would fund the devices after Sen. Schumer proposed "Avonte's Law" last week.

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Schumer Proposes 'Avonte's Law' to Fund Tracking Devices for Autistic Kids

The devices would be voluntary and designed for parents of children who have a tendency to "bolt."

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Avonte Oquendo's Mother Files Court Action for Access to Police Records

Vanessa Fontaine is seeking access to NYPD documents surrounding her son's disappearance on Oct. 4.

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Skull Believed to Be Avonte Oquendo's Found in College Point, Sources Say

Investigators found a skull in College Point that they believe belonged to Avonte Oquendo.

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Avonte Oquendo Search Volunteers Have New Command Post in Astoria

Volunteers continue to search for the missing autistic teen, who was last seen Oct. 4.

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DOE Chief Vows to Boost Safety Measures After Autistic Teen's Disappearance

The DOE will increase security after the disappearance of Avonte Oquendo, Chancellor Dennis Walcott said.

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Avonte's Mom Pleads for NYPD to Keep Searching

The family of Avonte Oquendo remain hopeful as the search for the missing teen enters its third week.

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NYPD Commissioner 'Not Hopeful' Missing Autistic Teen Will Be Found Alive

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly told a news outlet he's not sure Avonte Oquendo will be found alive.

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Safety Agent Not to Blame for Avonte Oquendo Going Missing, Kelly Says

Investigators were continuing their search for Avonte Oquendo, who disappeared from his school Oct. 4.

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Police, Family Intensifying Search for Missing Autistic Teen

Volunteers were using kayaks to scour the shoreline while police are expanding their search.

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Tips on Missing Autistic Teen Come From Across City as Reward Rises to $70K

The reward for the return of Avonte Oquendo has been increased to $70,000.