Missing Children Resources

Law, Policy, and Procedures

Administrative Code and Operating Procedures
CFOP 175-85 (2002)Prevention, Reporting, and Services to Missing Children
DCF Memo: Procedure for Reporting Missing Children on Courtesy Supervision Cases (2003)
Fl Admin Code 65C-30.019: Missing Children
Governor's Executive Order on Missing Persons (Sep '12)
Locating and Recovering Missing Children - CBC and LE Respoinsibilities (DCF, Aug'07)
FSFN Missing Child Report
FSFN How Do I Guide - Missing Children (Jan'11)
FSFN User Guide - Missing Child Report (MCR) (Jan'11)
Missing Children Guide (DCF)
Missing Children Guide (entire guide)(Sep'08)
Section 1 - Reporting Children Missing
Section 2 - Documenting a Missing Child Episode (MCR FSFN User Guide)
Section 3 - Location of a Missing Child
Section 4 - Stabilization of Missing Children
Section 5 - Prevention of Missing Episodes
Missing Child Quick Guide for CPIs (2008)
Missing Child Quick Guide for Case Managers (2008)


A Child is Missing: Providing Support For Families of Missing Children
Missing Child, Emergency Response, Quick Reference Guide for Families
Missing Children, State Care & Child Sex Trafficking
Runaway Prevention Curriculum (NRS)
Running Away From Foster Care: Youth's Knowledge and Access of Services (UI 2011)
When Your Child is Missing: A Family Survival Guide
Why They Run (NRS)


National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
Florida Missing & Endangered Persons Information Clearing House
Child Find of America
National Runaway Safeline
National Safe Place