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Missing Persons


The Ohio Attorney General's Office through the Bureau of Criminal Investigation Missing Persons Unit assists local law enforcement and families in locating and recovering missing children and adults. The unit issues Endangered Missing Child Alerts, Endangered Missing Adult Alerts, and is involved in issuing AMBER Alerts and Blue Alerts in coordination with local law enforcement. Staff members aid in searches for missing children and adults using social media, public records, law enforcement databases, and other resources.

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office Bureau of Criminal Investigation is not the originating source of the information contained on this webpage. The information is derived from the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) via the investigating agency’s initial reporting.

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Most Recent Cases

Missing Child – Lovelee Totten

Lovelee Totten

Missing from: Columbus, Ohio
Missing since: 7/6/2024
Missing age: 14
Current age: 14
Contact Columbus Police Department at (614) 645-4545. Print Poster

Missing Child – Carson Pollard

Carson Pollard

Missing from: Springfield, Ohio
Missing since: 7/3/2024
Missing age: 14
Current age: 14
Contact Clark County Sheriff's Office at (937) 328-2560. Print Poster

Missing Child – Daivontae Pate

Daivontae Pate

Missing from: Cleveland, Ohio
Missing since: 6/29/2024
Missing age: 17
Current age: 17
Contact Cleveland Police Department at (216) 623-5262. Print Poster

Missing Child – Daysha Vancleave

Daysha Vancleave

Missing from: Canton, Ohio
Missing since: 6/29/2024
Missing age: 16
Current age: 16
Contact Canton Police Department at (330) 649-5800. Print Poster

Missing Child – Kaniyah Knight

Kaniyah Knight

Missing from: Miami Township, Ohio
Missing since: 6/28/2024
Missing age: 15
Current age: 15
Contact Kettering Police Department at (937) 296-2555. Print Poster

Missing Child – Patricia Thomas

Patricia Thomas

Missing from: Lima, Ohio
Missing since: 6/28/2024
Missing age: 15
Current age: 15
Contact Lima Police Department at (419) 227-4444. Print Poster

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