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Statistics

South Dakota Missing Children NCIC Statistics

Year Entries Made Entries Canceled
1997 1,761 1,757
1998 1,491 1,478
1999 1,320 1,324
2000 1,398 1,417
2001 1,205 1,216
2002 1,122 1,151
2003 1,181 1,138
2004 1,031 1,040
2005 1,022 1,033
2006 1,118 1,138
2007 1,173 1,198
2008 1,163 1,161
2009 1,088 1,092
2010 1,092 1,099
2011 1,287 1,256
2012 1,537 1,540
2013 1,375 1,391
2014 1,440 1,429
2015                   1,472                         1,467
2016 1,715 1,713
2017 1,764 1,750
2018 1,826 1,818
2019 1,953 1,936
2020  1,955 1,954
2021 (as of 06/30/2021)  882 897

Note: South Dakota usually has between 65 to 90 missing juvenile cases at any given time. 

Other missing persons categories (may be adults or juveniles) totals on May 31, 2021 of:

  • 69 active juvenile missing in NCIC
  • 25 active endangered missing in NCIC
  • 10 active involuntary missing in NCIC
  •  3 active disability missing in NCIC
  • 23 active other missing in NCIC