Call 911

Call 911 to report someone, you think is:

  • Missing
  • Kidnapped
  • Part of a kidnapping scam

You do not have to wait 24 hours to report a missing person.

Contact a police precinct to check the status of a missing person report.

You can also provide additional information about a missing person who has already been reported.

You can provide a tip about a missing senior mentioned in a Notify NYC alert.

  • Agency: New York City Police Department
  • Division: Crime Stoppers Hotline
  • Phone Number: (800) 577-TIPS
  • Business Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week

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