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May 25, 2020, 09:00 ET The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children & MUH-TAY-ZIK / HOF-FER Enhance Runaway Train 25 with Customization Technology on National Missing Children's Day

Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and ad agency MUH-TAY-ZIK / HOF-FER announced a second phase of the successful,...


Feb 20, 2020, 08:58 ET An open letter from NCMEC to the technology industry

At the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children we are alarmed by the continued march toward end-to-end encryption without safeguards for...


Dec 18, 2019, 09:52 ET National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Ring Join Forces to Help Bring Home Missing Children

Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and Ring announced a partnership to help keep kids safe throughout the United...


May 22, 2019, 07:30 ET NCMEC and M/H VCCP Launch Runaway Train 25 to Reinvent the Search for Missing Children with Geo-Targeted Music Video

Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) and advertising agency M/H VCCP announce the launch of Runaway Train 25, a...


Sep 25, 2018, 12:17 ET NCMEC And Old Navy Team Up For The 8th Year To Keep Kids Safe

Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® (NCMEC) and Old Navy's ONward! community platform announced the eighth annual child...


Aug 27, 2018, 11:07 ET NCMEC And Honeywell Team Up To Fight Child Sexual Abuse Through Education

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced that their joint child safety program, KidSmartz®, has ...


Jan 17, 2018, 10:54 ET The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Announces 2018/2019 Board Chair And Chair-Elect

The Board of Directors of the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, a nonprofit 501 ©(3) organization dedicated to finding missing...


Nov 02, 2017, 12:47 ET National Center for Missing & Exploited Children Takes Child Exploitation Fight to the Cloud

Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® announced that a recent donation of compute services is expected to have what NCMEC is...


Aug 08, 2017, 11:00 ET KidSmartz, Award-Winning Childhood Abduction Prevention Program, Now Available In Spanish

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Honeywell (NYSE:HON) announced today that KidSmartz™, the abduction prevention program,...


Aug 08, 2017, 11:00 ET KidSmartz, el premiado programa para la prevención de secuestros, ahora disponible en español

El National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® y Honeywell (NYSE:HON) anunciaron hoy que KidSmartz™, el programa para la prevención de...


Jun 27, 2017, 11:49 ET National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® to Use Parabon® Snapshot™ to Aid Identification of Child Victims

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® announced today a partnership with Parabon® NanoLabs to employ the company's Snapshot™ DNA...


May 09, 2017, 12:12 ET Champions in Child Safety to Be Celebrated at D.C. Event

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® will host its 15th annual Hope Awards on Thursday, May 11, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The event...


Oct 04, 2016, 09:14 ET CA Technologies and NCMEC Partner to Make Kids Safer Online

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


Aug 24, 2016, 12:56 ET Back-To-School Is A Vital Time To Remind Kids And Parents About Abduction Safety

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Honeywell (NYSE: HON) are calling on parents and educators to emphasize children's personal ...


Jun 28, 2016, 10:00 ET Uber Partners With National Center for Missing & Exploited Children to Help Bring More Missing Children Home

Today, the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children® and Uber announced a new partnership that will help reunite missing children with their...


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 of the ...


Dec 02, 2015, 03:06 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 Security...


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 a new video ...


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 stores...


Jun 08, 2015, 10:40 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, two decades ...


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 (CCA) a brand...


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 survivors and...


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® NetSmartz® Workshop...


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 forces to host...