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Reminder: Nomination Deadline for National Missing Children's Day Awards Is January 17, 2014

January 8, 2014

Each year, the U.S. Department of Justice, through the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, recognizes individuals, organizations, and agencies that have made a difference in recovering abducted children and protecting children from exploitation. The awardees are recognized at the annual National Missing Children's Day ceremony in Washington, DC. Nominations are being accepted for the 2014 Law Enforcement, Citizen, Child Protection, and Attorney General’s Special Commendation awards. Nomination forms are available on each category’s Web page.


Visit the Missing Children's Day Awards Web site for more information on submission guidelines, eligibility requirements, and judging criteria. Nominations must be received by January 17, 2014.