Missing People staff at a fundraising event

Information and policy

Someone is reported missing every 90 seconds in the UK

Information, research and policies

Information and research

A collection of current knowledge about the issue of missing including key statistics as well as our research reports, projects, collaborations and events.


We believe that missing people and their families should be able to find the emotional, practical and legal support they need, and we work to encourage this through improvements in law, policy and practice.

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Sign up to be a Digital Search Hero

We have launched a regular email so that you can be aware of new missing person appeals and share them far and wide! We are also calling on all Heroes to be the eyes and ears for Missing People on the ground. Your sighting of a missing person could make a difference in a crucial time.