Today is International Missing Children's Day

- by Allison Dunfield

May 25, 2017 is International Missing Children's Day. Each year, thousands of Canadian children go missing. The majority of those children are found safe, but families are reminded to keep a watchful eye on children in their care, and to talk to them about safety tips.

The Winnipeg Police Service has put together a video message to remind parents to put kids first:

As well, has information on the single most effective way parents can help reduce the risk of a child going missing: the buddy system. For more information, please visit
this fact sheet.