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  • Bureau Newsletter

    The Missing Persons Bureau produces a quarterly newsletter for those interested in being kept up-to-date with some of the work we are doing. If you wish to be added to the distribution list please contact us at missingpersonsbureau@nca.x.gsi.gov.uk.

  • Missing Persons Data Report 2014/15

    The Missing Persons Data Report for 2014/15 provides narrative and context to the published statistical data in the high level reports published in December 2015. This report includes references to the data supplied for the 2013/14 year as well as for [ Continue reading ]

  • iFIND - a new tool to aid the search for vulnerable missing persons

    It is estimated there are more than 315,000 missing person incidents each year in the UK (NCA, 2015), generating a significant amount of activity for police forces. Whilst the majority of missing persons return within a short space of time, a significant [ Continue reading ]

  • Protecting Vulnerable Missing Adults Framework

    Missing from Care- A multi-agency approach to protecting vulnerable adults A national framework for police and care providers Version 1.0 November 2014 A national framework for police, healthcare and social care professionals to adopt/refer to in [ Continue reading ]

  • Missing Persons Data Analysis 2012/13

    Missing Persons Data Analysis 2012/13 One person recorded missing every two minutes The Data Analysis report produced by the National Crime Agency's UK Missing Persons Bureau shows that someone is recorded as missing every two minutes in the UK. The [ Continue reading ]

  • Repeat reports to the police of missing people: locations and characteristics

    Repeat reports to the police of missing people: locations and characteristics  June 2013  Dr. Karen Shalev Greene and Professor Carol Hayden   The cost of missing person investigations has been the subject of debate. This article [ Continue reading ]

  • Absent Report

    Absent: An exploration of common police procedures for safeguarding practices in cases of missing children and adults. Dr Karen Shalev Greene and Dr Francis Pakes

  • Running away from hate to what you think is love

    Barnardo's have produced a new report highlighting the links between running away and CSE. It is the culmination of one to one interviews with more than 40 children from a range of background who have run away and been victims of sexual exploitation [ Continue reading ]

  • Joint Protocol on disclosing the names and addresses of children's homes

    On 1 April 2013 The Care Standards Act 2000 (Registration) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2013 came into force requiring Ofsted to disclose information from their list of registered children’s homes to chief officers of local police forces, the [ Continue reading ]

  • Missing Persons Data and Analysis 2011-2012

    Information on the number of missing and unidentified persons recorded by the Police in England and Wales in the financial year 2011-2012. Data used in the bulletin has been obtained from quarterly returns data submitted to the Bureau.



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