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News Release

The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children extends its deepest condolences to the family of Hank Asher, who passed away Jan. 11, 2013.

Hank AsherHank believed deeply in our mission and showed his support in many ways.

Since 2003, Hank served as a board member and was one of the largest financial donors in our 29 year history. Hank's company, TLO Online Investigative Systems, continues to provide assistance and technology that enhances our ability to assist law enforcement in locating missing children, non-compliant sex offenders, suspects and victims of sex trafficking.

Not only did Hank directly impact our work here, but he played a part in assisting families and children around the world who are directly affected by these issues.

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Hank and our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends.

Questions regarding Hank's work and support of NCMEC can be directed to the center's Media Line, (703) 837-6111 or to

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