Missing Person Research
University of Wollongong Australia The psychological impact of having a missing loved one Thousands of people are reported missing worldwide each year. Research indicates that for every person that goes missing, a network of people are affected, and the impact on the psychological well being of those left behind can be profound. Researchers from the...
Gussie Shanahan 17 Years Missing
On this day, 11th February, in the year 2000, Gussie Shanahan (my first cousin) disappeared from the streets of Limerick. There has been so much speculation and so little hard evidence to reveal what happened to him. But those who keep the silence are equally guilty for whatever happened.
Missing Cork Man Found
Missing.ie and the “Cork City Missing Persons Search and Recovery” Group express our sympathy with the family of Matthew Leverette, missing from Cork since 27th November 2016, whose remains have been recovered and identified recently. Thank you to all who were involved in the search.
Missing Man Found
The man missing from Sunderland UK since 5 January 2017 and thought to be in Ireland has been located in Ireland.
Missing Cork Woman Found
The woman from Cork, missing since the 30th November 2016, was found safe and well. Thank you to all involved.
National Missing Persons Day
National Missing Persons day this year takes place on Wednesday 7th December 2016. It is an opportunity to highlight the appeals for those who are missing and to remember their relatives and friends. The State will mark this event with an annual gathering at Farmleigh House.
National Missing Persons Helpline and MISS AGM
The National Missing Persons Helpline and MISS are having their AGM on Saturday 19th November 2016 in the Maldron Hotel,(formally Bewleys), Newlands Cross at 12 pm. All are invited to attend especially those interested in becoming members and volunteers.Please confirm if you are attending as we need the numbers for the hotel to cater for...
Jo Jo Dullard Remembrance
Jo Jo Dullard disappeared 21 years ago at the age of 21. The annual gathering to remember Jo Jo will take place on Sunday November 13th 2016 beginning at 2 pm at Kilkenny Castle entrance and walking to the Missing Persons Monument. All Welcome. Mary Kealy. Pro Kilkenny Gospel Choir.
A Candle For You
‘A Candle For You – An evening of music and reflection to remember Missing Persons’ takes place in St Patrick’s Church Celbridge Co Kildare on Friday 21st October at 8PM. It is hosted by Fr Brian McKittrick and Sr Marie Dunne CHF. All donations are to support the National Missing Persons Helpline. See Poster
The Centre for the Study of Missing Persons
The University of Portsmouth in the UK has a “Centre for the Study of Missing Persons”. The director of the Centre is Dr. Karen Shalev Greene. Dr Greene has done extensive research in the area of “Missing Persons” and has a new research book which will be published at the end of October 2016: “Missing...