Without NCMEC I wouldn't be alive

-Alicia, abduction survivor.

Missing Children

Our Cases

When a child goes missing, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children is ready to assist families and law enforcement agencies, 24-hours a day. At NCMEC, we work on cases involving:


Our Successes 

NCMEC has assisted in the recovery of over 208,000 children! Learn more about our successes.

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Missing Child Search Results

To view a missing child poster click on the child's name or picture. The poster opens in another window so you can return to these search results. You may see children from a state or country that was not part of your search criteria. They are included because there is reason to believe they might be found in this state or country.

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