Scotland has one of the highest ratings of missing people each year as many as 23,000 cases were investigated in 2017-2018 out of a total of 12,500 people missing. Whilst no crimes are being actually committed-usually- missing people cases have been one of the most demanding cases in modern day policing.
One of the most recent cases has been Liam Smith a 16 year old boy who went missing from Union Square in Aberdeen on the 17th of November where he bought a bus ticket to Banchory and was never seen again.
There is many reasons why people go missing whether that's between abduction or running away. If you do see any missing people there is a website you can visit.