To Report a Missing Person

Missouri law requires that any law enforcement agency receiving a report of a missing child or adult shall immediately enter the name of the person into the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and into the Missouri Uniform Law Enforcement System (MULES) with all available identifying features and information.

To report a missing person, contact your local law enforcement agency.

To view the Missouri Statutes regarding the criteria for a missing person and how to report a missing person, click the links below.

Missouri Statute 43.400.1 - Criteria for a Missing Person

  1. Missouri Statute 43.401.1 - Reporting a Missing Person

Missouri State Highway Patrol
Missing Persons Unit
PO Box 568
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573) 526-6178
Toll-Free: (866) 362-6422