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:
- Runaway Children
- Family Abductions
- Attempted Abductions
- Infant Abductions
- Autism & Wandering
- Long-Term Missing & Unidentified Children
- Children Missing from Care
- Critically Missing Children & Young Adults
Each case type requires unique attention and services, and NCMEC can offer families, law enforcement, and others who work to find missing children, a wide variety of technical assistance. Learn more about our safety resources and what you can do to help.
NCMEC has assisted in the recovery of over 208,000 children! Learn more about our successes.