Man offering $100,000 reward for information leading to missing Oklahoma mother | KFOR.com

EUFAULA, Okla. – It has been over a year since anyone has seen or heard from Peggy McGuire.

The McIntosh County Sheriff’s Department says McGuire was last seen taking her child to school on Nov. 16, 2015.

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Missing Children Fast Facts | FOX 40 WICZ TV

(CNN) — Here is a look at missing children in the United States. There are several different types of missing children: runaways, family abductions, lost or “thrown away,” and non-family abductions. Recent advances in technology, communications through public alerts and greater cooperation from law enforcement have helped solve many cases quickly.

Statistics:
According to the FBI’s National Crime Information Center (NCIC) Missing Person File, there are 88,040 active missing person records, of which juveniles under the age of 18 account for 33,706 (38.3%) of the records. (as of December 31, 2016)

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Having a missing loved one shatters a family | INDYSTAR

Not knowing what happened to her daughter remains the worst part for Rebecca Russell.

Larissa Sam, 24, disappeared a year and a half ago. Her car was found June 21, 2015, in Mars Hill on the southwest side. A tire was flat. The keys were in the ignition. Sam’s phone, shoes, purse and money remained in the car.

Russell tries to ignore the negative thoughts that creep into her mind. She just has to keep faith that she will find her daughter.

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Why most missing children and runaways won’t get an Amber Alert | KJCT8

COLUMBIA & RICHMOND Co., Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) — It’s not all the time you’ll see an Amber Alert pop up on your phone.

It’s even less frequent the Amber Alert is from your area, but that doesn’t mean less children are going missing or running away.

“They are reported everyday,” said Daniel Gaston, an investigator in Columbia County, Geogia. “If we issued Amber Alerts every time a child went missing, your phone will be constantly going off.”

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Missing Children Fast Facts – KPAX.com

(CNN) — Here is some background information about missing children in the United States. There are several different types of missing children: runaways, family abductions, lost or “thrown away” and non-family abductions. Recent advances in technology, communications through public alerts and greater cooperation from law enforcement have helped solve many cases quickly.

Statistics:
The most recent study published by the Department of Justice, from 2002, reported that of the 797,500 children reported missing in a one-year period, 203,900 were abducted by family members and 58,200 were abducted by non-relatives. One-hundred and fifteen were classified as being taken by a stranger.

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What to do when a loved one goes missing | WQAD.com

ONEIDA, Illinois — At any given time in America, more than 90,000 people are missing, leaving friends and families left wondering what to do.

Megan Foglesong’s family is one of thousands searching for answers. It’s been 14 months since Foglesong’s stepmother and grandmother last heard from her.

“The last time I talked to her was the day before Thanksgiving,” said Megan’s stepmother, Dawn Foglesong.

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MS – VIDEO: Missing Person Cold Cases | WCBI

ITTAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI)- There are as many as 100 thousand active missing persons cases in the U.S. at any given time…

Startling statistics that, if enough time passes, don’t always have the best outcome.

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