Florida's Center for

CHILD WELFARE

Information and Training Resources for Child Welfare Professionals

Diligent Search Resources

Performing Diligent Searches



Diligent Search Locator Tools

http://www.oacas.org/childwelfare/
locate.htmovincialprofiles.html

Children's Aid Societies List

http://www.rcmp-grc.gc.ca/wanted-recherches/index-eng.html
Listing and photos of persons wanted by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.

http://www.whitepages.ca
Canadian White Pages


Locating Parents Who Are Outside of the United States

www.usembassy.gov

Often, you will learn that a missing parent may be out of the country. To assist you in locating the individual, several countries and Canadian provinces have bilateral reciprocity with Florida and they will generally assist you with your request. Click on the link above for further information.

Maps and Directions

www.bigbook.com

Search for U.S. businesses in the Online Yellow Pages

www.mapquest.com
Use to access maps and directions


Phone Book Resource Sites

www.411locate.com

www.bigbook.com

www.infospace.com

www.myfloridacounty.com

www.peoplefinders.com

www.phonebooksoftheworld.com

www.switchboard.com

www.whitepages.com

Search Engines

www.altavista.com

www.aol.com

www.ask.com

www.google.com

www.intelius.com

www.melissadata.com

www.pandia.com
Use this site to learn how to search the Web more efficiently and to help determine what search engines to use.

www.yahoo.com

www.zabasearch.com
Free people search and public information search engine

Search Links

www.areaconnect.com
Select a state and get targeted local information, white and yellow pages plus zip codes and maps.

www.fdle.state.fl.us
Florida Department of Law Enforcement

MapQuest

Florida Sheriff Locator
Link to Sheriff Offices by county

www.flabar.org

www.flclerks.com
Florida Court Clerk’s Locator

www.flcourts.org
Link to Florida Courts

www.inmatesplus.com
Free inmate locator for Florida and many other states.

www.militaryconnections.com
Helpful in locating military personnel abroad.

USPS

VINELink (Victim Information and Notification Everyday)

Virtual Gumshoe - Free Resources for Investigators