Wake up Australia – Parental Child Abduction

Australia is currently debating marriage equality with many throwing suggestion that this vote is the greatest threat to the family structure. The public are being implored to “think of the children” and the impact this vote could have on them. In our line of work there is a far greater threat to children that continually…

Where are they now?

Where are they now…..IPCA – International Parental Child Abduction. Often we get asked about past cases and how the children are going. So we thought we would post about some of our recoveries we have done including cases we have assisted left behind parents with and what has happened since we got the children home….

Colin Chapman truths revealed

We have been big advocates in exposing frauds in the IPCA International Parental Child Abduction industry and we always will speak out against anyone who takes advantage of vulnerable parents. It seems Colin Chapman’s past is now slowly catching up with him. He avoids public scrutiny by journalists who are not aware of his past…

Children in legal Vaccum: International Child Abduction

This article is from 2012 but it highlights some major issues with The Hague Convention that to this day in 2017 have not been fixed. Thousands of parents get told The Hague Convention will get their abducted children home, it’s simply not true… Many of us take on work or studies in a foreign country,…

Lets regulate this industry now!

Interesting article below by Sarah and her opinions on Child Recovery industry. We were happy to help Stuart reunite with his daughter after picking up from where he had been scammed. One point we totally agree with Sarah is this unknown industry needs to be regulated immediately before con artists like Colin Chapman scams vulnerable…

Complete cover up!

Tomorrow in Australia the second episode of Australian Story featuring the story of Sally Faulkner airs on ABC. Our CEO, Adam Whittington, was asked to be interviewed but declined due to mainstream media bias editing and unfair reporting in the past. Instead he agreed to answering questions submitted to him by the ABC that were…

Within hours we knew it was sabotaged

Recently Sally Faulkner released her book titled “All for my children” and as we have stated all along we support Sally’s book as a legacy for her children and also to raise awareness for IPCA. However after reading the book there are some points raised in the book that our CEO would like to address…

CARI to push for OZ law change

CARI will be meeting with the Australian government to push to make it a crime to illegally abduct their child AND to retain a child in a foreign country (wrongful retention abduction) without the consent of the other parent. We will also be discussing ways to regulate the child recovery industry to protect parents from…

Articles in The Hague Conventi0n

CARI is often contacted by organizations and left behind parents asking about specific Articles relating to the Convention of 25 October 1980 on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. Reality is victim parents are left to fend for themselves and can not turn to anyone for ‘honest’ and ‘correct’ advise when their children have…

Say hello to Crisanto

Say hello to Crisanto… Illegally abducted in 2015 by the uncle and taken out of Australia.   Yesterday Crisanto was legally recovered by his custodial parent along with CARI and police from the Phillipines. CARI has worked very closely with authorities including police to trace Crisanto, who has been in hiding since 2015. This poor…

Griffin Safely home…

Say hello to Griffin, illegally abducted by his mother over 2 weeks ago. He is now safely home in Australia, reunited with his legal, custodial father. The mother Eliza Szonert and Colin Chapman, even went so far as to tip off the media in Melbourne about Griffin’s flight, but Air Asia staff, Melbourne airport staff…

It doesn’t pay to be a liar

Watching the stats on our blog and seeing who is reading our blog, it’s clear this story has created a lot of attention in Australia. Some wonderful news just breaking direct to CARI in relation to the media circus, and illegal abduction in Malaysia that has gone viral for all the wrong reasons….. From the…