The issue of missing persons in Australia is complex and multifaceted. In 2021 over 53,000 missing persons reports were made to police 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 2,500 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 from NSW Habtom GHILAGABER


Habtom GHILAGABER has not been sighted since mid-September 1995. At this time, he was studying Mathematics at the University of New South Wales in Sydney. Habtom is an Ethiopian...

Missing Persons Kate Alexander ACT


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 David Webber


David Webber has Type 1 diabetes. David left Hamilton St, Hamilton North NSW stating he was going to help a friend out at a local address. He did not attend the friend’s residence...

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