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Dec 07, 2015, 10:25 ET

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Announces Former U.S. Marshals' Director John F. Clark as New President and CEO

 John F. Clark, former director of the United States Marshals Service and longtime child advocate, has been appointed the new president and CEO...

Dec 02, 2015, 15:06 ET

Diverse Global Hotlines Share Mission, Challenges In Combating Child Sexual Predators Online

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children today released results of a year-long study examining global challenges to combating child...

Oct 22, 2015, 10:15 ET

CA Technologies and NCMEC Partner to Help Find Long-Term Missing Children

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) announced today that, in recognition of Cyber...

Oct 13, 2015, 11:16 ET

New Video Aims to Stop Cyberbullying Before It Starts

Today, in time for National Bullying Prevention Month, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Sprint (NYSE:S) released...

Sep 14, 2015, 10:40 ET

NCMEC and Old Navy Send Kids Back to School Safely and In Style

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Old Navy have partnered for a child safety event that will take place in Old Navy...

Jun 08, 2015, 22:40 ET

In An Exclusive New NCMEC Video The Two Children Who Last Saw Morgan Nick 20 Years Ago Speak Publicly For The First Time

A new age progression photo created by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children shows what Morgan Nick might look like today, ...

May 21, 2015, 08:51 ET

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, Clear Channel Outdoor Americas and Clear Channel Airports Launch Year-Long 'Be Here for Kids' Campaign Timed with National Missing Children's Day

 The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® Clear Channel Outdoor Americas (CCOA) (NYSE: CCO) and Clear Channel Airports...

May 12, 2015, 17:22 ET
Four schools won $10,000 each in the KidSmartz Safety Dance Contest www.kidsmartz.org

Four U.S. Elementary Schools Win $10,000 Grand-Prize In The KidSmartz™ "Safety Dance" Video Contest Sponsored By NCMEC And Honeywell

 After years of analyzing attempted abductions, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® has identified the tricks used...

Apr 28, 2015, 09:30 ET

Google's Eric Schmidt, Humanitarian Cindy McCain And Abduction Survivor Carlina White To Be Honored At National Center For Missing & Exploited Children's HOPE Awards

On Tuesday, May 5, at the 13th annual Hope Awards, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children will recognize the courage of...

Feb 10, 2015, 10:26 ET

NCMEC Teams with Disney Club Penguin to Make Kids Good Digital Citizens

Today, on Safer Internet Day, in collaboration with Disney Club Penguin, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children's®...

Feb 06, 2015, 11:00 ET

NCMEC and CA Technologies Help Educators and Law Enforcement Understand the Latest Trends in Internet Safety Education

On the globally recognized, Safer Internet Day, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and CA Technologies are joining...

Oct 30, 2014, 00:01 ET

KidSmartz Teaches Child Safety Rules Ahead of Halloween

Halloween is a fun-filled time for kids and parents alike, but it is also a holiday that requires a mindset of being safe. Today, the National...

Sep 10, 2014, 10:15 ET

NCMEC Urges Washington State Supreme Court To Allow Victims' Case Against Backpage To Be Heard

Sexually explicit language advertising the sale of children for sex is a common business practice for backpage.com. The National Center for...

Aug 06, 2013, 12:26 ET

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Sprint Putting Online Safety in Kids' Hands With New Game and Videos on NSTeens.org

In new videos and a game launched today on www.NSTeens.org, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Sprint (NYSE:S) are...

Jun 18, 2013, 12:06 ET

$1 Million from Google to Fight Child Sexual Exploitation Received by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children

 The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® today announced it has received a $1 million grant from Google, Inc. (GOOG)...

May 08, 2013, 12:39 ET
Actor Bryan Cranston and his wife, Robin Dearden, arrive at the 2013 Hope Awards, where they were honored for their work with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Celebrates Hope

Yesterday, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) recognized outstanding efforts to protect children at its annual Hope...

May 06, 2013, 12:27 ET

Actor Bryan Cranston And Kidnapping Survivor Jaycee Dugard Among Honorees At 2013 Hope Awards

 At the 11th annual Hope Awards gala, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children will recognize individuals and organizations...

Apr 30, 2013, 11:39 ET

National Center For Missing & Exploited Children To Honor Leaders In The Fight To Protect Children At Annual Hope Awards

  What: At the 11th annual Hope Awards gala, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children will recognize individuals and...

Apr 17, 2013, 10:30 ET

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) Issues New Standards for Protecting Child Athletes from Sex Abuse

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, in partnership with the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, today released "Sound Practices...

Dec 11, 2012, 10:15 ET

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Receives Motorola Solutions Foundation Public Safety Grant

Grant to support training for law enforcement who work on cases involving missing or exploited children The National Center for Missing...