Black lawmakers ask FBI, DOJ's help on Washington's missing child trend

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More than 500 kids disappeared in Washington D.C. in just the first three months of 2017, and now lawmakers are asking the FBI to get involved.

The most recent cases being a handful of missing black girls in the Washington area.

The Congressional Black Caucus wants Attorney General Jeff Sessions and FBI Director James Comey to figure out if this is trend.

President Trump told the Caucus that his cabinet secretaries will be available if they need them.

Now, D.C. police say there's been no increase in the number of missing persons in the district.

Click through to see some of the children who've gone missing:

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Missing Person: Anjel Burl, 16, last seen 3/22 in 200 block of 43rd Rd., NE. Seen her? Call 202-727-9099.… https://t.co/SsDIGhJPWD
Critical Missing: Demetria Carthens, 17, last seen 2/7 in 200 block of I St, SE. Last seen wearing thin blue coat,… https://t.co/2AUgdIcxre
Critical Missing: Shani Burriss, 17, last seen 3/21 in 2600 block of Stanton Rd, SE. Seen him? Call 202-727-9099.… https://t.co/uBb25Cr1mu
Missing Person: Katherine Hunter, 17, last seen 3/21/17 in 100 block of Mississippi Ave, SE. Seen her? Call 202-7… https://t.co/RqCaIvbvCI
Missing Person: Winter Griffin, last seen 3/21 in 1400 blk Kearney St, NE. Seen her? Call 202-727-9099.… https://t.co/5xWWqHGrP5
Missing Person: Shaniah Boyd, last seen 3/18 in 4000 blk 6th St, SE. Seen her? Call 202-727-9099. #MissingPerson https://t.co/aEs5cZXFZu
Missing Person: Chareah Payne, last seen 3/17 in 4700 blk 1st St, SE. Seen her? Call 202-727-9099. #MissingPerson https://t.co/zXidwGomXs
Have you seen her? 15 yo Keyara Edwards last seen 3500 b/o Jay St, NE. Text 50411/ call 202-727-9099 #MissingPerson https://t.co/nABY98oM3q
Have you seen him? 14 yo Jaylen Lee last seen 1000 b/o Maryland Ave, NE. Text 50411/ call 202-727-9099… https://t.co/zy9kec2nNo
Have you seen them? 8 yo Leera Gillespie & Rayneka Williamson last seen 700 b/o 24th St, NE. Text 50411/ call 202-7… https://t.co/aPL3W3lDkX
Have you seen him? MP Keon McNeil, 17 yo, last seen Unit b/o Quincy Pl NE. Text 50411/ call 202-727-9099… https://t.co/AywxpHwxIo
Missing Person 15 y/o Malcolm Camille, B/M, dark-complexion, 6’0" 180 lbs, black hair and brown eyes. black jacket,… https://t.co/7StrFnjR82
Critical Missing: Dayana Paz, 14, last seen 3/16 in the 3800 block of 5th St, NW. Seen her? Call 202-727-9099.… https://t.co/lVvV0cb6RC
Critical Missing:15 year old Juliana Otero, last seen 3/3 in the 3500 blk 11th St, NW. Seen her? Call 202-727-909… https://t.co/2i2bN7OYqQ
Critical Missing:13 year old Taylor Innis, last seen 3/10/17 in the 4700 blk 5th St, NW. Seen her? Call 202-727-9… https://t.co/vDvnvoPoN6
Critical Missing:15 year old Jacqueline Lassey, last seen 3/10/17 in the 1200 blk Morse St, NE. Seen her? Call 20… https://t.co/E9DQ8ayTrw
Critical Missing: Yahshaiyah Enoch, 13 years old, last seen 3/8/17 in the 5000 blk of Kimi Gray Court, SE. Seen he… https://t.co/Z0bBQfwyVX
Critical Missing: Dashann Trikia Wallace, 15, last seen 3/8/17 in 200 blk of I St, SE. Seen her? Call 202-727-909… https://t.co/mGJhlSb1PR
Critical Missing: Aniya McNeil, last seen 3/8 in the 1100 block of New Jersey Ave, NW. Seen her? Call 202-727-909… https://t.co/KWOuvAYERp
Critical Missing: Dayanna White, 15, last seen 3/3/17 in 100 blk Ivanhoe St, SW. Seen her? Call 202-727-9099.… https://t.co/AIzY5hzDuN
Critical Missing: Talisha Coles, 16, last seen 3/7/17 in 1000 blk of Maryland Ave, NE. Seen her? Call 202-727-909… https://t.co/lDtw7ITmcn
Critical Missing: 15-y-o Morgan Richardson, last seen 3/6 in the 1900 blk Mass Ave., SE. Have info? Call 202-727-… https://t.co/e0XNoywVXE
Critical Missing: 19-y-o Keon Herder, last seen 3/3 in the 5200 blk of Dix St., NE. Have info? Call 202-727-9099.… https://t.co/0xTWBCzYbW
Critical Missing: Gladys Keitt, 18, last seen 3/2 in the 200 blk of Randolph Place, NE. Seen her? Call 202-727-90… https://t.co/y0odoYjx3v
Critical Missing: 15-year-old Kha-Ronn Jormond Taylor, last seen in the 1300 blk Congress St, SE, Friday. Have info… https://t.co/zxfgF9vnzu
Critical Missing: 12 yo Taliyah Thomas. Last seen Unit blk Forrester St, SW on 2/28. Have info? Call 202-727-109… https://t.co/zC1boFx2cj
Critical Missing: 14 yo Navaras Johnson. Last seen Unit blk Galveston St, SE on 2/27. Have info? Call 202-727-10… https://t.co/1jzi4sAl61
Critical Missing: 16 yo Esi Morgan Tyree. Last seen 1500 blk Anacostia Ave, NE on 2/27. Seen her? Call 202-727-1… https://t.co/3a2tyGvH34
CRITICAL MISSING: Zyaire Flemmings last seen 4200 b/o 4th ST. SE call 202-727-9099/ Text 50411 https://t.co/homZwPNoe6
CRITICAL MISSING: Seyauna Parker, last seen 1300 b/o Saratoga Ave NE. Call 202-727-9099/ text 50411 https://t.co/IO55lSywLn
Critical Missing: Jaylen Lee, 14, last seen 2/23 in 5000 blk Arkansas Ave, NW. May be wearing leather jacket, flee… https://t.co/d1eIFOuzJs
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They say it's more visible because they've been posting a lot of cases on social media.

According to police data, the number actually went down from 2015 to 2016 by a little under 200 cases.

Still, people in D.C. are concerned that ten kids went missing in the span of two weeks, and some are even worried about the possibility of human trafficking.

Congressman Cedric Richmond, the chairman of the black caucus wants a meeting with Attorney General Sessions but nothing has been scheduled.

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43. Honolulu, Hawaii had 11.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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42. Boise, Idaho had 13.5 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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41. Fargo, North Dakota had 14.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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40. Eugene, Oregon had 15.3 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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39. Lincoln, Nebraska had 17.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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38. Sioux Falls, South Dakota had 20.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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37. Billings, Montana had 21.1 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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36. Norfolk, Virginia had 24.5 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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35. Providence, Rhode Island had 26.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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34. Manchester, New Hampshire had 28.9 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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33. Louisville, Kentucky had 30.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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32. South Bend, Indiana had 32.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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31. Tucson, Arizona had 32.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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30. North Charleston, South Carolina had 34.8 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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29. Tacoma, Washington had 36.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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28. Salt Lake City, Utah had 38.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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27. Des Moines, Iowa had 38.7 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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26. Pueblo, Colorado had 41.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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25. Tulsa, Oklahoma had 41.5 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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24. New Orleans, Louisiana had 42.7 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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23. Durham, North Carolina had 42.8 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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22. Jackson, Mississippi had 43.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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21. North Las Vegas, Nevada had 43.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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20. Wichita, Kansas had 45.5 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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19. Albuquerque, New Mexico had 48.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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18. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania had 49.1 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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17. Buffalo, New York had 50.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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16. Newark, New Jersey had 50.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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15. Odessa, Texas had 51.8 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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14. Tallahassee, Florida had 52.8 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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13. Anchorage, Alaska had 53.6 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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12. Springfield, Massachusetts had 54.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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11. Atlanta, Georgia had 55.7 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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10. Hartford, Connecticut had 55.8 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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9. Cleveland, Ohio had 61.5 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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8. Milwaukee, Wisconsin had 65.3 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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7. Stockton, California had 67.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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6. Baltimore, Maryland had 67.7 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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5. Rockford, Illinois had 76.3 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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4. Birmingham, Alabama had 82.8 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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3. Detroit, Michigan had 83.4 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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2. Memphis, Tennessee had 84.2 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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1. St. Louis, Missouri had 88.1 violent crimes per 10,000 residents.

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