Children in Shirebrook hailed for finding vulnerable missing person

Police have praised youngsters in Shirebrook who helped locate a missing person.

Monday, 14th March 2022, 8:32 pm

Members of the Shirebrook safer neighbourhood team said the youngsters had found the person after speaking with officers.

Posting on the team’s Facebook page tonight, Monday, March 14, a spokesman said: “Tonight, a vulnerable person was reported missing.

“Officers conducted an area search and spoke with some local kids in Market Place.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

Shirebrook town centre.

“The kids then went on to locate the person, ring us and the person was reunited with their family and is getting the support they need.

“A big thanks to the local kids of Shirebrook tonight.”

Read More

Read More
Mansfield woman relives fond memories of Mansfield's twinning with Ukraine

A message from Jon Ball, your Chad Editor: Enjoy our headlines with fewer distractions and sign up to a digital subscription today - fewer ads, faster load times and all of the stories you need. Your support for our journalism means we can continue supporting our communities for generations to come. Visit