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San Joaquin County
District Attorney's Office

Vertical Prosecution
Child Abduction


District Attorney Investigations: (209) 468-3620

Child abduction is a parent's worst nightmare. Abductors are not always strangers, the abductor can also be a parent or family member. This section provides answers to questions about child abduction and resources where you can obtain help. If you are the parent or guardian of a missing child, the most important thing to remember is that you are not alone. Help is available, so never give up.