is the UK hub for information and advice on all types of child abduction, whether by family members, acquaintances or strangers. This site was founded and is managed by the charity PACT (Parents and Abducted Children Together).

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Download and Read 'Beyond Stranger Danger' our latest research document about teaching children how to stay safe from child abduction.

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Our blog deals with the issues surrounding child abduction.We discuss latest developments, new research, news items and more.

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Child Rescue Alert

If your child went missing wouldn’t you want the world to stop and look for them? A Child Rescue Alert is activated when a child is known to have been abducted or their life is believed to be at immediate risk. Every second counts and your support is vital.


Abduction explained

What is child abduction? How often does it happen? Who takes children? And why?
We have reviewed the available research and statistics – and conducted our own research – to provide reliable answers.

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