Missing Persons

Concerns Grow For Medical Student Missing For Five Days

The Huffington Post UK | Conrad Jarman | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Concerns are mounting over a medic student at Glasgow University after it was revealed he hadn't told his family he had recently failed his recent exa...

Police Reveal New Lines Of Inquiry In Missing Chef Case

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK

Detectives investigating the disappearance of Claudia Lawrence are seeking to trace two men and two vehicles seen near her home. Senior officers ha...

Body Of Student Missing For Six Weeks Found In River

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

The body of a student who has been missing for six weeks after she went on a night out with friends has been found in a river, police have confirmed. ...

Body Found In Leicester Square Believed To Be Missing Teen's

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Police searching for an Irish teenager who disappeared during a night out in London's West End have found a body. Patrick Halpin, 18, was last seen...

Missing Student Most Likely 'Fell Into River While Drunk', Say Police

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Missing student Megan Roberts probably fell into the river while she was "affected by alcohol", police have said, as underwater divers continue search...

Missing Student Tweeted About Being 'Stalked By Creepy Man'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A student has been missing for five days tweeted about being stalked by a "creepy man", who followed her and a friend to a pub shortly before the 20-y...

Fears Grow For Missing Student

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Concern is growing for the safety of a 20-year-old university student who was last seen in a club on a night out with her friends. York St John Uni...

Police Launch Appeal To Find Missing Student

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Police have launched a public appeal to find missing university student Megan Roberts, who was last seen in the early hours partying in a nightclub. ...

'Bonnie And Clyde' Pupils Found Safe After Midnight Escape To Caribbean

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A pair of lovestruck teens who escaped from their £29,000-a-year school and fled to the Caribbean in the middle of the night are returning home after...

Mikaeel Kular: Mother Faces Court

PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A woman will appear in court today in connection with the death of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular. The boy was reported missing from his Edinburgh ho...

Two Men Arrested For Racist Tweets

PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Two men have been arrested over racist tweets sent about the missing Scottish toddler. Derbyshire Police have arrested a 26-year-old man on suspic...

Mikaeel Kular Death: Mother, Rosdeep Kular, To Appear In Court

PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

The mother of missing three-year-old Mikaeel Kular will appear in court tomorrow after being charged in connection with the death of her son. Altho...

Mikaeel Kula Body Found

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

A body has been found and a person detained in connection with the disappearance of three-year-old Mikaeel Kular, police said today. Assistant Chief C...

3-Year-Old May Have Been Subject Of A Criminal Act

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Police are fully exploring whether a three-year-old boy went missing from his home after a criminal act. It remains possible that Mikaeel Kular left h...

Students Who Ran Away From Boarding School To The Caribbean 'Found'

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Two students who escaped from their boarding school in the middle of the night and ran away to the Caribbean together are said to have been found by l...

'Lovestruck' Teens Flee School, Fly Caribbean Because They Were 'Sick Of The Rain'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

A pair of "lovestruck" teens have run away from school and fled to the Caribbean because they were "sick of the rain", prompting an international manh...

Mourners Pay Tribute To Student After Body Recovered From Sea

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Mourners gathered to pay their respects to an 18-year-old student whose body was recovered from sea following a 10-day search after he went missing. ...

WATCH: This Reporter Said WHAT About Missing Girl?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

As far as live news bloopers go, this is one would probably take the cake for being the worst ever. It's purported footage of a reporter presuming...

Missing Children, Missing Care and Missing Questions: Why Are Children in Care Being Failed?

Charlotte Proudman | Posted 01.03.2014 | UK
Charlotte Proudman

We need a debate about whether it is morally acceptable to profit from the social care of vulnerable children. About how palatable the commoditisation of care is. About how appropriate it is to have a 'market' in housing children with multiple needs...

Missing Teen's Body Found Near Deansgate Railway Station

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The body of a missing teenager has been found near to a railway station. Adam Pickup, 17, from Stockport, was last seen on CCTV in Oxford Street in Ma...

Police Searching For Jayden Reveal 'Disturbance At Grave'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK

Police searching for missing Jayden Parkinson, a 17-year-old girl who went missing earlier this month, may have found evidence at a gravesite in Didco...

Police Hunt Missing 6-Year-Old And Teen Aunt

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK

Police are appealing for information to trace a missing six-year-old girl and her teenage aunt. Zeenat Abdala, 16, and her niece Lutfiya Salum were...

Fears For Brit Hiker Missing In Canada

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.02.2014 | UK

A man has flown over to Canada to search for his son who he believes went missing while hiking in the country, police have said. Tom Billings, 22, ...

Senior Policeman Found Dead On Moors

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.11.2013 | UK

The body of a man found in a national park is that of a missing senior police officer, it has been confirmed. Derbyshire Police said the body disco...

Blonde Girl Taken From Roma Family In Ireland

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2013 | UK

A blonde-haired, blue-eyed seven year-old girl has been put into care after being taken from a Roma family in Ireland. A member of the public raise...