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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 John French

John FRENCH

John French was last seen on 7th January 2005 at his Woy Woy home by his neighbour. Police later gained entry to the house, there was no sign of forced entry or...

Missing Persons Kate Alexander ACT

Kate ALEXANDER

Kate Alexander was last seen at her home in Yarralumla on 31 March 1974. Kate is described as being an unassuming type of person and could easily be taken advantage of. Several...

Missing Person Carmel Giannasca

Carmel GIANNASCA

Carmel Giannasca was last seen on 14 January 2002 at Gladesville. If you have information that may assist police to locate Carmel please call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000....

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