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The issue of missing persons in Australia is complex and multifaceted. Over 38,000 missing persons reports are submitted to police every year in Australia.

In Australia a missing person is defined as anyone who is reported missing to police, whose whereabouts are unknown, and where there are fears for the safety or concern for the welfare of that person.

A long-term missing person is someone who has been missing for more than three months. In Australia there are over 2,600 people listed as a long term missing person.

Anyone, regardless of gender, age, ethnicity or educational background, may become a missing person; however, adults are more likely to be listed as long-term missing persons.

Missing Person Donald Turner

Donald TURNER

Donald Turner was last seen on 3 May 1990 in the Hobart CBD after he was dropped there by friends. Donald was a fisherman that worked on boats on the East Coast of Tasmania...

Missing Person Sarah McMahon

Sarah McMAHON

Sarah McMahon has not attended work since Wednesday, 8 November 2000. She was last seen driving her vehicle, a 1986 White Ford Meteor Sedan, registration 7FO-731 east on the...

Missing Persons Gregory Delaney

Gregory DELANEY

Gregory Delaney lived in West Tweed NSW but had travelled to his parents’ house in Geelong, Victoria in July 1989. He left the house in an agitated state on 12 July with a...

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