What do you do if Someone you Know is Missing?

You can download valuable information on this page to help you and your family cope if someone you know is missing. 

Coping With A Missing Person - This guide lays out a step-by-step process, including your rights.  

Family Task Checklist - This checklist serves as a road map.   

Additionally, the packet explains the roles and responsibilities of law enforcement agencies and officials, including the best ways to engage and work with law enforcement, particularly within Minnesota.  In Minnesota, law enforcement officials are required to take a missing persons report.  Please be aware, that in many states there is no requirement.

Please contact Jon Francis Foundation staff for guidance, we can help you sort through this complicated process. Send us an email at jonfrancisfoundation@gmail.com or call 612-963-6772

Click here for a list of organizations that offer additional information and resources.