In three years of the war, the police of the Donetsk region received over 1,300 reports of missing children.
To date, law enforcers locate 37 missing minors who did not turn 18 at the time of disappearance, IA “Vchasno” reports.
8 of them and currently remain minors.
As reported by the head of the regional police Vyacheslav Abroskin, during the ATO in the territory of the Donetsk region since 2014, 1331 message about the missing children registered.
Only in 2017, the police in the Donetsk region received 167 applications for the search for children. In 2014, 476 reports were received on this fact, in 2015, it was reported about 288 missing children, in 2016 - about 400.