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London: 55 thousand disappearances are reported annually. "Often unnecessarily"

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Police statistics show that in the last decade in London there has been a 72% increase in reported cases of disappearances, about 55 thousand cases annually. In many cases, disappearances are reported completely unnecesarily. 

Period11 Oct 2018


TitleLondon: 55 thousand are reported annually disappearances. "Often unnecessarily"
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
DescriptionThe cost of searching for missing persons is estimated to be between £70-130 million and about 80% of people return within 24 hours without any police participation.
PersonsKaren Shalev Greene

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