If someone you know has gone missing or you’ve seen, or have information about, a missing person, please get in touch. Find out below how to get help from the police and other organisations.

Advice tool

Report a person whose safety you're concerned about

Thank you. Please call 999 now.

Please have the following information ready, if possible.

  • Date and time the person was last seen and who by.
  • Their date of birth.
  • Their mobile phone number and details of any social media accounts.
  • What they were wearing when they were last seen.
  • Their description, such as height, colouring, marks or scars.
  • Their address.
  • Any family, friends, or places they often go.
  • Do they have access to a car? If yes, please have the registration number, if possible.
  • Other means of transport (do they have a bus or rail card?).
  • Any enquiries that have been made to find out the person's whereabouts.
  • Any vulnerabilities they have, such as medical needs or a disability?
  • Why you consider them to be in immediate danger.


Even if you’re not sure, we'd rather hear from you and make the decision ourselves.