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# missing-children - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

Distressing short film imagines fate of missing child

ISPCC has released the fictional short to highlight awareness of its Missing Children’s Hotline.

# missing-children - Friday 25 October, 2013

Bulgarian woman undergoes DNA test in 'Maria' case

The woman has been tested for a match with the child found in Greece and served with preliminary charges of child selling.

# missing-children - Friday 7 June, 2013

24/7 hotline will provide support for missing children and their parents

The Missing Children’s Hotline is being launched in full by the ISPCC today.

# missing-children - Saturday 25 May, 2013

The anguish of parents and families highlighted on International Missing Children's Day

A child going missing is every parent’s nightmare – but what services are available to support the parents and families of missing children?

# missing-children - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

ISPCC launches Missing Children’s Hotline

The hotline will provide advice and support to missing children and their families.

# missing-children - Monday 23 July, 2012

Missing Manchester sisters found in derelict house with third missing child

Police say that the three children are safe and well as investigation continues into disappearances.

# missing-children - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Confessor in Etan Patz murder has a 'history of hallucinations'

Pedro Hernandez, who confessed to strangling six-year-old Etan Patz in 1979, has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. He has been placed on suicide watch in hospital.

# missing-children - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

Child abductions from home relatively rare, say US experts

Police say they continue to keep an open mind in their investigation into the disappearance of Isabel Mercedes Celis, 6.

# missing-children - Wednesday 1 February, 2012

ISPCC granted licence to run 116000 missing child hotline

The hotline number was reserved for over four years before ComReg received an application to operate it.

# missing-children - Friday 19 August, 2011

Take 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

# missing-children - Thursday 18 August, 2011

Appeal for two children missing in Dublin

Gardaí are appealing for the public’s help in locating a missing 13-year-old boy and 11-year-old girl.

# missing-children - Monday 13 June, 2011

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The Daily Fix: Monday

All the day’s news, and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

Ireland still has no missing children's hotline - because nobody's prepared to run it

The 116000 number has been reserved for a national hotline, like those in Europe – but nobody has applied to run it.

# missing-children - Monday 14 March, 2011

Two still in custody over disappearance of Eaton children

A 30-year-old man, and another woman, remain in police custody over the disappearance of four children from Co Louth.

# missing-children - Sunday 13 March, 2011

Missing Louth children found safe and well in Co Down

The Eaton children – Chloe, Jessica, Jon and Megan – are found safe in a house in Newcastle; two adults are arrested.

# missing-children - Saturday 12 March, 2011

Gardaí issue photograph of missing Louth siblings

Chloe, Jessica, Jon and Megan Eaton have not been seen since Thursday, and Gardaí are seeking public assistance.