20,000 missing Australian children

GRACE LLEWELLYN Around 35,000 people go missing every year throughout Australia including 20,000 children under the age of 18. Most children reported missing are located safe and well within 24 hours, however there are still a small percentage … [Read more...]

New technology to speed up missing persons search

KELSIE IORIO     The Queensland Police Service launched a new missing persons recovery application this week as part of 2016’s National Missing Persons Week. The app will be available to a limited number of police equipped … [Read more...]

Mental health in spotlight during National Missing Persons Week

PHILLIP HARSANT This week is the 25th anniversary of National Missing Persons Week during which the Australian Federal Police (AFP) are focusing on awareness of mental health issues, a leading cause of people going missing. Around 35,000 … [Read more...]