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Expose a child pornographer

Visit www.missingkids.com You can help end child pornography activities. Investigations of trafficking of child pornography on the internet can be reported quickly and easily. If you suspect someone is involved in child pornography over the internet, call and provide the…

11 myths about prostitution

11myths

Case histories for this study were selected from a sample of interviews of former prostitutes who began prostituting as juveniles and who were involved in two outreach programs, Paul & Lisa, Inc., and WHISPER. Both programs work primarily with female…

Just out of reach

Tom waited for over two hours to pick up his daughter Libby from a scheduled visit with her mother. He finally made a phone call, hoping to discover what was causing the delay, and found that Rachel, his ex-wife, unexpectedly…

Innocent Victims: In the crossfire of custodial battles

Custodial Interference, also known as Family Abduction, is the kind of crime that  leaves scars on one of the world?s most precious beings–our children…the innocent. Often individuals believe that an abducted child must be safe and loved if he/she is…

Missing Persons Statistics 2001

In 2001, 840,279 missing persons (adults and children) were reported to the police and entered into the FBI’s National Crime Information Center (NCIC). This represents the smallest number of missing persons reports since 1992 (801,358). The FBI estimates that 85-90%…

Don’t despair if teens won’t talk

Most teens don't talk to parents. The intimacies of their lives they share with friends. If you ask   teenagers about school they say, "Fine." If you ask about friends, teachers or activities, you get the same pat answer. Usually our…

Why children run away

Youths entering their adolescent years face many transitions. Physical changes occur in conjunction with a striving for personal identity and autonomy. In the runaway, however, attempts to gain independence in a mature, self-sufficient manner fail. Despite the many reasons runaways…