Embassy truths… this is not Hollywood people

When children are abducted by the other parent and taken overseas, it is terrifying and overwhelming for the left behind parent. In almost all cases the parent that is desperately seeking their child has no knowledge or contacts in the Abductors country and find it hard to know where to start. They begin by contacting…

Oman Parental Child Abduction

Oman is a country not regularly featured in child abduction recovery news but it is a country of concern. Located in the Middle East, Oman is not a signatory to the Hague Convention and left behind parents are encouraged to engage local attorneys. From our experience foreign nationals trying to recover their children from courts…

The forgotten victims of Parental Child Abductions

Over the years we have been very vocal about the impact, of both domestic and international parental child abduction, on the children, the left behind parents and even the abductors but a recent gut wrenching email from a relative of a client thanking us for a recent recovery really made us think about the impact…

A story ending with it doesn’t pay to be a liar

It seems the interest in frauds of the child recovery industry is a very popular subject based on the clients that are increasingly contacting us after being scammed by the same individuals and the search terms on our blog, two of the most popular is “a story that ends with it doesn’t pay to be…

United States Parental Child Abduction

The United States of America are to be applauded for their efforts to stop IPCA but yet it still isn’t enough. The USA takes a strong lead at preventing abductions with the Department of State enrolling 4,064 children in the Children’s Passport Issuance Alert Program in 2015. Over 1,560 enquiries were made in one year…

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,…

Massive increase of abductions in Ireland

“Figures from the Department of Justice show 320 applications were dealt with by Irish Central Authority for Child Abduction in 2015. The 2015 report, released by Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald, says 161 of these are new applications.” link below to full article…. #IPCA #parentalabductionireland   http://www.newstalk.com/Over-160-new-cases-of-international-child-abduction-in-Ireland http://www.childabductionrecovery.com http://www.childrecoveryaustralia.com.au

Say hello to Sabrina

Say hello to Sabrina safely recovered Wednesday by CARI from Spain. Again Spain having a dreadful reputation to assist foreign parents have their abducted children returned. Sabrina endured a very tough time at the hands of the abductor including being at the end of alcoholic abuse. As normal this abductor went on the run through…

Say hello to Sada…

20th October 2016: Say hello to Sada……safely recovered today by a team from CARI and her legal custodian parent, her loving father. Sada was illegally retained in a foreign country for 9 months with all access being denied by the abducting mother. Sada was taken to Armenia by the mother with the approval of the…

Another Russian recovery

Say hello to Mihajlo……recovered today from Russia by a team from CARI and now safely and happily home with his loving father, younger brother and family. Mihajlo was illegally abducted by his mother 2 years ago during Christmas day while on a family holiday. Disappearing off the radar and helpless the father contacted CARI 15…