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Sacramento Bee
1 month ago
California

Kayaker vanishes after slipping on rock and falling into river, California officials say

A 43-year-old man goes missing in the Feather River after a kayaking accident. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 month ago
California

Lost hat found near cliff leads deputies to missing man's body, California cops say

A missing 76-year-old man was found dead after falling off an ocean cliff in Mendocino County, located by his hat near the cliff's edge. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Los Angeles

Woman who went missing during hike near Angeles National Forest found dead, authorities say

A woman who went missing during a hike near Angeles National Forest was found dead the following day. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Coast Guard searching for man who went overboard from cruise ship near Bahamas

Coast Guard searching for man overboard from cruise ship near Bahamas.
Royal Caribbean cooperating with Coast Guard in the search. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 months ago
California

Woman vanishes after being swept away while crossing river, California cops say

Hiking safety: Cross rivers cautiously, avoid deep water, and test stability of rocks/logs.
Search and rescue: Efforts underway in Angeles National Forest for missing woman. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
4 months ago
UK news

Watch: Nicola Bulley diving expert Peter Faulding joins search for Leicester toddler

Peter Faulding and his team from Specialist Group International are assisting in the search for a missing two-year-old in Leicester.
The search operation for Xielo Maruziva is expanding beyond the initial area near the River Soar in Leicester. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 month ago
California

Kayaker vanishes after slipping on rock and falling into river, California officials say

A 43-year-old man goes missing in the Feather River after a kayaking accident. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
1 month ago
California

Lost hat found near cliff leads deputies to missing man's body, California cops say

A missing 76-year-old man was found dead after falling off an ocean cliff in Mendocino County, located by his hat near the cliff's edge. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
2 months ago
Los Angeles

Woman who went missing during hike near Angeles National Forest found dead, authorities say

A woman who went missing during a hike near Angeles National Forest was found dead the following day. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Coast Guard searching for man who went overboard from cruise ship near Bahamas

Coast Guard searching for man overboard from cruise ship near Bahamas.
Royal Caribbean cooperating with Coast Guard in the search. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
4 months ago
California

Woman vanishes after being swept away while crossing river, California cops say

Hiking safety: Cross rivers cautiously, avoid deep water, and test stability of rocks/logs.
Search and rescue: Efforts underway in Angeles National Forest for missing woman. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
4 months ago
UK news

Watch: Nicola Bulley diving expert Peter Faulding joins search for Leicester toddler

Peter Faulding and his team from Specialist Group International are assisting in the search for a missing two-year-old in Leicester.
The search operation for Xielo Maruziva is expanding beyond the initial area near the River Soar in Leicester. [ more ]
moresearch-and-rescue
#london
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Urgent hunt for girl, 9, missing for two days

Police are urgently seeking information regarding missing nine-year-old Soraya, last seen in Canning Town, London. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Search for girl, 14, who has been missing for four days

Teenage girl, Brodee, 14, missing from Watford may be in London. Police growing increasingly concerned for her welfare. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Call 999 if you see missing Kent woman, 22, with links to London

Call 999 if you see missing Kent woman, 22, with links to London. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Heavily pregnant woman missing for a month may have given birth and be sleeping rough

Obdulia Gracia Medina, a heavily pregnant missing woman in London, may have given birth. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Police 'seriously concerned' for missing pregnant woman thought to be sleeping rough in London

Police are concerned for a heavily pregnant woman, Obdulia Gracia Medina, missing in London, believed to have given birth and possibly sleeping rough in Marylebone. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Concerns for missing south London girl who hasn't contacted family for nearly a month

Police searching for missing 16-year-old girl, last seen in south London with no contact for almost a month. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Urgent hunt for girl, 9, missing for two days

Police are urgently seeking information regarding missing nine-year-old Soraya, last seen in Canning Town, London. [ more ]
www.kilburntimes.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Search for girl, 14, who has been missing for four days

Teenage girl, Brodee, 14, missing from Watford may be in London. Police growing increasingly concerned for her welfare. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Call 999 if you see missing Kent woman, 22, with links to London

Call 999 if you see missing Kent woman, 22, with links to London. [ more ]
www.hamhigh.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Heavily pregnant woman missing for a month may have given birth and be sleeping rough

Obdulia Gracia Medina, a heavily pregnant missing woman in London, may have given birth. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Police 'seriously concerned' for missing pregnant woman thought to be sleeping rough in London

Police are concerned for a heavily pregnant woman, Obdulia Gracia Medina, missing in London, believed to have given birth and possibly sleeping rough in Marylebone. [ more ]
www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Concerns for missing south London girl who hasn't contacted family for nearly a month

Police searching for missing 16-year-old girl, last seen in south London with no contact for almost a month. [ more ]
morelondon
#brooklyn
Brooklyn, NY Patch
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Boy, 15, Reported Missing From Bushwick: NYPD

A 15-year-old teen named Erick Concepcion is missing from Bushwick, Brooklyn. [ more ]
Brooklyn, NY Patch
2 months ago
New York City

Man, 69, Reported Missing From East New York: Police

Police searching for missing 69-year-old man from Brooklyn. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
5 months ago
Brooklyn

Missing woman, 71, last seen near Borough Park home: NYPD * Brooklyn Paper

Police are seeking the public's help in finding a missing 71-year-old woman in Brooklyn.
Maria Mercedes was last seen near her home on New Utrecht Avenue on January 17th. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
6 months ago
Brooklyn

Missing boy, 15, last seen leaving Brownsville home: NYPD * Brooklyn Paper

Jeremiah Vernet, a 15-year-old boy, has been reported missing and the public is being asked for help in locating him.
Vernet was last seen leaving his home in Brooklyn on January 8th.
Anyone with information is requested to call the Crime Stoppers Hotline or submit tips online. [ more ]
Brooklyn, NY Patch
1 month ago
Brooklyn

Boy, 15, Reported Missing From Bushwick: NYPD

A 15-year-old teen named Erick Concepcion is missing from Bushwick, Brooklyn. [ more ]
Brooklyn, NY Patch
2 months ago
New York City

Man, 69, Reported Missing From East New York: Police

Police searching for missing 69-year-old man from Brooklyn. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
5 months ago
Brooklyn

Missing woman, 71, last seen near Borough Park home: NYPD * Brooklyn Paper

Police are seeking the public's help in finding a missing 71-year-old woman in Brooklyn.
Maria Mercedes was last seen near her home on New Utrecht Avenue on January 17th. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
6 months ago
Brooklyn

Missing boy, 15, last seen leaving Brownsville home: NYPD * Brooklyn Paper

Jeremiah Vernet, a 15-year-old boy, has been reported missing and the public is being asked for help in locating him.
Vernet was last seen leaving his home in Brooklyn on January 8th.
Anyone with information is requested to call the Crime Stoppers Hotline or submit tips online. [ more ]
morebrooklyn
#bedfordshire-police
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Missing girl, 15, with links to Lewisham and Croydon

Police seeking help to find missing 15-year-old girl with links to Lewisham, Croydon, and Sheffield. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Search for male missing for over a month with links to Lewisham, Bromley and Deptford

Daniel missing with links to south east London
Police seeking information to locate missing Daniel [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
1 month ago
London

Missing girl, 15, with links to Lewisham and Croydon

Police seeking help to find missing 15-year-old girl with links to Lewisham, Croydon, and Sheffield. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Search for male missing for over a month with links to Lewisham, Bromley and Deptford

Daniel missing with links to south east London
Police seeking information to locate missing Daniel [ more ]
morebedfordshire-police
SFGATE
1 month ago
San Francisco

14-year-old girl missing near SF's Tenderloin neighborhood

San Francisco police seek help locating missing 14-year-old girl in the Tenderloin neighborhood. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
1 month ago
Los Angeles

L.A. County Sheriff's Department asking for public's help in finding New York man missing in Malibu

Los Angeles Sheriff's Department seeks public help to locate missing New York man linked to European royalty. [ more ]
#san-francisco
sfist.com
2 months ago
San Francisco

Saturday Links: Horseback Riding in Golden Gate Park Shut Down After Allegations of Mistreatment of Animals

San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department revoked horseback riding permits at Golden Gate Park due to mistreatment concerns. [ more ]
sfist.com
4 months ago
San Francisco

Ebony Alert Issued for Missing At-Risk Teenager Last Seen in San Francisco on Wednesday

The 16-year-old girl named Mizan Dadres-Oman has been missing for over two days in San Francisco.
The girl has a central auditory processing disorder and is at a higher risk due to her condition. [ more ]
sfist.com
2 months ago
San Francisco

Saturday Links: Horseback Riding in Golden Gate Park Shut Down After Allegations of Mistreatment of Animals

San Francisco Recreation and Parks Department revoked horseback riding permits at Golden Gate Park due to mistreatment concerns. [ more ]
sfist.com
4 months ago
San Francisco

Ebony Alert Issued for Missing At-Risk Teenager Last Seen in San Francisco on Wednesday

The 16-year-old girl named Mizan Dadres-Oman has been missing for over two days in San Francisco.
The girl has a central auditory processing disorder and is at a higher risk due to her condition. [ more ]
moresan-francisco
#public-assistance
www.cbc.ca
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Police search for missing person with Alzheimer's last seen in downtown Toronto | CBC News

Toronto police seeking public assistance to find missing person with Alzheimer's. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
Boston

Police searching for missing 14-year-old girl from Roxbury

Police are requesting public help in finding Cadence Olivia Turowski
Cadence Olivia Turowski, 14, of Roxbury, has gone missing [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Police search for missing person with Alzheimer's last seen in downtown Toronto | CBC News

Toronto police seeking public assistance to find missing person with Alzheimer's. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
Boston

Police searching for missing 14-year-old girl from Roxbury

Police are requesting public help in finding Cadence Olivia Turowski
Cadence Olivia Turowski, 14, of Roxbury, has gone missing [ more ]
morepublic-assistance
#kent-police
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Body found in search for missing Swanley pensioner

Body found in Northfleet during search for missing pensioner. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

'Increasing concerns' for welfare of man, 66, last seen driving Porsche in Dartford

Police appeal for help to find missing pensioner Christopher Miller aged 66. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Body found in search for missing Swanley pensioner

Body found in Northfleet during search for missing pensioner. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

'Increasing concerns' for welfare of man, 66, last seen driving Porsche in Dartford

Police appeal for help to find missing pensioner Christopher Miller aged 66. [ more ]
morekent-police
#social-media
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Missing girl last seen four days ago with links to south east London

Social media can be a powerful tool in spreading information about missing persons. [ more ]
www.harrowtimes.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man still not found almost three weeks after he went missing

Police are searching for missing man Ameer from Harrow, last seen on April 18, with a picture and a request for information on social media. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Missing girl last seen four days ago with links to south east London

Social media can be a powerful tool in spreading information about missing persons. [ more ]
www.harrowtimes.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Man still not found almost three weeks after he went missing

Police are searching for missing man Ameer from Harrow, last seen on April 18, with a picture and a request for information on social media. [ more ]
moresocial-media
#search-efforts
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston

Remains of Vermont man who went missing last year found in New Hampshire

The remains of a missing Vermont man, Devin Whitham, were found in New Hampshire after an extensive search. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

York police set up command post for missing Richmond Hill man | CBC News

A man named Kwok Wai Leung, 49, is missing from Richmond Hill since Sunday.
Search efforts are underway with ground searches being conducted by York Regional Police. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Family 'deeply concerned' after missing upstate New Yorker's car found abandoned in NYC

A 26-year-old man with bipolar disorder vanished after leaving work for a coffee run, leaving his family deeply concerned.
His car was found abandoned in Upper Manhattan, and his phone was in airplane mode, complicating search efforts. [ more ]
Boston.com
2 months ago
Boston

Remains of Vermont man who went missing last year found in New Hampshire

The remains of a missing Vermont man, Devin Whitham, were found in New Hampshire after an extensive search. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

York police set up command post for missing Richmond Hill man | CBC News

A man named Kwok Wai Leung, 49, is missing from Richmond Hill since Sunday.
Search efforts are underway with ground searches being conducted by York Regional Police. [ more ]
New York Post
4 months ago
New York City

Family 'deeply concerned' after missing upstate New Yorker's car found abandoned in NYC

A 26-year-old man with bipolar disorder vanished after leaving work for a coffee run, leaving his family deeply concerned.
His car was found abandoned in Upper Manhattan, and his phone was in airplane mode, complicating search efforts. [ more ]
moresearch-efforts
#police-appeal
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Urgent search for vulnerable, young girl' missing from London - call 999 if seen

Police searching for 14-year-old girl, Talailah, missing from Hounslow. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
JavaScript

Concern over missing boy, 15, as police launch appeal

Police are appealing for help to find a missing 15-year-old boy from Brentwood, last seen in Clacton, Essex. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Urgent search for woman, 81, missing from Lewisham call 999 if seen

Elderly woman missing from Bellingham, last seen in Lewisham wearing black attire.
Urgent police search, requesting the public to call 999 if Diana is sighted. Quote reference number 7059/11MAR24. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
London

Urgent search for vulnerable, young girl' missing from London - call 999 if seen

Police searching for 14-year-old girl, Talailah, missing from Hounslow. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
2 months ago
JavaScript

Concern over missing boy, 15, as police launch appeal

Police are appealing for help to find a missing 15-year-old boy from Brentwood, last seen in Clacton, Essex. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Urgent search for woman, 81, missing from Lewisham call 999 if seen

Elderly woman missing from Bellingham, last seen in Lewisham wearing black attire.
Urgent police search, requesting the public to call 999 if Diana is sighted. Quote reference number 7059/11MAR24. [ more ]
morepolice-appeal
#police-search
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Call 999 if you see boy, 16, missing from Bellingham

Police searching for missing teenager Harley from Bellingham. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
Los Angeles

Search continues for missing Sacramento woman after her phone is found at LAX

Police are searching for 23-year-old Noelle Lynch in Los Angeles, last seen in Inglewood, with her phone found at LAX. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Search for boy, 16, from Thamesmead who went missing two months ago

16-year-old Lewis missing from Thamesmead since Jan 14, with connections to East London and Cambridge.
Anyone with information should contact 101 and quote 24MI001482. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
4 months ago
UK news

Police launch urgent search for missing mother and baby last seen in supermarket

Police are searching for a missing mother and baby in Glasgow, expressing serious concerns for their safety.
The mother and baby were last seen leaving a supermarket in Glasgow wearing distinctive clothing, and the police are appealing for information from the public. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

URGENT hunt for missing Catford schoolboy - call 999 if seen

Joel, a 15-year-old schoolboy, is missing from Catford
If you have any information on his whereabouts, call 999 quoting reference 24MIS002468 [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
6 months ago
Black Lives Matter

URGENT search for girl, 13, missing from Welling - call 999 if seen

Police are urgently searching for a missing 13-year-old girl named Rhiann from Welling.
Rhiann was last seen at approximately 5pm on January 8, wearing a lace converse tracksuit, black North Face coat, black Converse shoes, and with her navy blue bike. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
2 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Call 999 if you see boy, 16, missing from Bellingham

Police searching for missing teenager Harley from Bellingham. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
3 months ago
Los Angeles

Search continues for missing Sacramento woman after her phone is found at LAX

Police are searching for 23-year-old Noelle Lynch in Los Angeles, last seen in Inglewood, with her phone found at LAX. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Search for boy, 16, from Thamesmead who went missing two months ago

16-year-old Lewis missing from Thamesmead since Jan 14, with connections to East London and Cambridge.
Anyone with information should contact 101 and quote 24MI001482. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
4 months ago
UK news

Police launch urgent search for missing mother and baby last seen in supermarket

Police are searching for a missing mother and baby in Glasgow, expressing serious concerns for their safety.
The mother and baby were last seen leaving a supermarket in Glasgow wearing distinctive clothing, and the police are appealing for information from the public. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

URGENT hunt for missing Catford schoolboy - call 999 if seen

Joel, a 15-year-old schoolboy, is missing from Catford
If you have any information on his whereabouts, call 999 quoting reference 24MIS002468 [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
6 months ago
Black Lives Matter

URGENT search for girl, 13, missing from Welling - call 999 if seen

Police are urgently searching for a missing 13-year-old girl named Rhiann from Welling.
Rhiann was last seen at approximately 5pm on January 8, wearing a lace converse tracksuit, black North Face coat, black Converse shoes, and with her navy blue bike. [ more ]
morepolice-search
#search-operation
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
California

Mystery of missing man deepens after empty vehicle found in river, California cops say

A 65-year-old man's vehicle was found empty in a river in Northern California, sparking a search operation. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Parents reveal item which could provide key to finding Jack O'Sullivan

The mother of missing university student Jack O'Sullivan is urging anyone who found his phone to step forward for clues on his disappearance.
Specialist divers from Avon and Somerset Police have been searching the River Avon and Cumberland Basin area for the missing student. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
Los Angeles

Search continues for nurse swept away by San Gabriel River

Search efforts continue for a missing woman swept away by San Gabriel River during a hike.
Authorities are utilizing various resources and personnel including drones in the search operation. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Body found in river following major search for missing woman Lucy Charles

A body has been found in the search for missing Lucy Charles near Wrexham.
The body was discovered in the River Dee during a search conducted by local officers and the North West Underwater Search Team. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
2 months ago
California

Mystery of missing man deepens after empty vehicle found in river, California cops say

A 65-year-old man's vehicle was found empty in a river in Northern California, sparking a search operation. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Parents reveal item which could provide key to finding Jack O'Sullivan

The mother of missing university student Jack O'Sullivan is urging anyone who found his phone to step forward for clues on his disappearance.
Specialist divers from Avon and Somerset Police have been searching the River Avon and Cumberland Basin area for the missing student. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
4 months ago
Los Angeles

Search continues for nurse swept away by San Gabriel River

Search efforts continue for a missing woman swept away by San Gabriel River during a hike.
Authorities are utilizing various resources and personnel including drones in the search operation. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Body found in river following major search for missing woman Lucy Charles

A body has been found in the search for missing Lucy Charles near Wrexham.
The body was discovered in the River Dee during a search conducted by local officers and the North West Underwater Search Team. [ more ]
moresearch-operation
SFGATE
3 months ago
Los Angeles

Northern California student reported missing in Los Angeles area

The family of a missing woman from Northern California is actively searching in Los Angeles with LAPD support.
Noelle Lynch, a vulnerable 23-year-old, disappeared after being in an accident and exhibiting concerning behavior. [ more ]
www.cbc.ca
3 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Peel police seek help identifying woman found dead in Mississauga | CBC News

Peel police seek public's help in identifying woman found on Lake Ontario shores.
Despite efforts, authorities unable to identify deceased woman found near Richey Crescent. [ more ]
Brooklyn Paper
3 months ago
Brooklyn

Police ask for public's help finding missing Brighton Beach teen * Brooklyn Paper

Approximately 13,000 people were reported missing in NYC in 2014.
Approximately 35 people go missing in NYC daily. [ more ]
#investigation
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Urgent hunt for man, 23, who vanished on night out with friends

Jack O'Sullivan, 23, went missing after a night out in Bristol, last seen near a dockyard on March 2, 2019.
His mother Catherine tirelessly retraces his steps, hoping for clues, while the police appeal for information and dashcam footage from the public. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Student who fell overboard on cruise ship holiday sent tragic last text to his wife

Family devastated by student's disappearance
Investigation ongoing into cruise ship incident [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Priest left shaken by spooky fake funeral' for missing man

A fake funeral with actors was held at a London church for a missing Latvian man whose whereabouts are unknown.
The mysterious case involves a fake funeral organized by a man claiming to be the missing person's brother, with no concrete evidence of the person's death. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
6 months ago
London

Family of London teenager missing for nine days beg her to get in touch

The family of 16-year-old Julia Skala, who disappeared from her home in southwest London on January 8, is increasingly concerned for her safety.
Julia has been missing for nine days, leaving behind her mobile phone and without any money. Scotland Yard has launched an investigation and has been searching for her. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Urgent hunt for man, 23, who vanished on night out with friends

Jack O'Sullivan, 23, went missing after a night out in Bristol, last seen near a dockyard on March 2, 2019.
His mother Catherine tirelessly retraces his steps, hoping for clues, while the police appeal for information and dashcam footage from the public. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Student who fell overboard on cruise ship holiday sent tragic last text to his wife

Family devastated by student's disappearance
Investigation ongoing into cruise ship incident [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Priest left shaken by spooky fake funeral' for missing man

A fake funeral with actors was held at a London church for a missing Latvian man whose whereabouts are unknown.
The mysterious case involves a fake funeral organized by a man claiming to be the missing person's brother, with no concrete evidence of the person's death. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
6 months ago
London

Family of London teenager missing for nine days beg her to get in touch

The family of 16-year-old Julia Skala, who disappeared from her home in southwest London on January 8, is increasingly concerned for her safety.
Julia has been missing for nine days, leaving behind her mobile phone and without any money. Scotland Yard has launched an investigation and has been searching for her. [ more ]
moreinvestigation
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Daughter's emotional message after body found in search for missing primary teacher

Primary school teacher Pam Johnson's body found in a river after disappearance.
Family thanked the public for support during the search. [ more ]
#urgent-appeal
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Fears grow for missing 15-year-old girl who was last seen on Monday

Concerns for missing 15-year-old girl in Stoke-on-Trent.
Police urge public to share information and provide details on the girl's appearance. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

URGENT search for man missing from Erith for 9 days - call 999 if seen

Urgent appeal for missing man from Erith
Description of missing man and contact information provided for reporting sightings [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
3 months ago
UK news

Fears grow for missing 15-year-old girl who was last seen on Monday

Concerns for missing 15-year-old girl in Stoke-on-Trent.
Police urge public to share information and provide details on the girl's appearance. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
London

URGENT search for man missing from Erith for 9 days - call 999 if seen

Urgent appeal for missing man from Erith
Description of missing man and contact information provided for reporting sightings [ more ]
moreurgent-appeal
#appeal-for-information
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Hunt for missing boy, 14, with links to east London

14-year-old Omar missing with links to Romford, Barking, and Dagenham.
Surrey Police appeals for information to trace Omar last seen in Guildford. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Let us know you're safe': Family's desperate plea as girl, 16, missing for nine days

16-year-old Julia Skala has been missing for over a week and her family is pleading for her to get in touch.
Julia was last seen wearing black clothing and carrying a black Nike rucksack. [ more ]
www.romfordrecorder.co.uk
4 months ago
London

Hunt for missing boy, 14, with links to east London

14-year-old Omar missing with links to Romford, Barking, and Dagenham.
Surrey Police appeals for information to trace Omar last seen in Guildford. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Let us know you're safe': Family's desperate plea as girl, 16, missing for nine days

16-year-old Julia Skala has been missing for over a week and her family is pleading for her to get in touch.
Julia was last seen wearing black clothing and carrying a black Nike rucksack. [ more ]
moreappeal-for-information
www.independent.co.uk
4 months ago
UK news

Friends slam unforgiveable delay' in identifying student, 19, pulled from Thames

Friends criticized authorities for delay in identifying missing student's body
Issues of racial bias in missing persons cases highlighted [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
Education

Erith school warned of high-risk person known to act inappropriately' towards kids

The Northumberland Heath Primary School in Erith was warned of a high-risk missing person who had previously behaved inappropriately towards children.
The missing person has been found, and a separate appeal was launched for a convicted arsonist who has also been located. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Urgent search for boy, 16, missing from Catford call 999 if seen

Urgent search for missing 16-year-old boy in Catford
Description of the missing boy's appearance and what to do if you have information. [ more ]
#genetic-genealogy
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
California

Body found in creekbed 30 years ago identified as missing California woman, cops say

The body of a missing Vallejo woman has been identified through DNA testing after 30 years.
The DNA Doe Project, a nonprofit agency, played a key role in identifying the remains. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
California

Remains found by biologist 25 years ago identified as missing California man, cops say

Human remains found 25 years ago in a remote area in California have been identified as Donald Raymond Loar who went missing in 1998. The identification was made using investigative genetic genealogy.
The Orange County Sheriff's Department used a genetic profile created by Othram Inc. to search public databases and match the DNA to Loar's family, confirming the identity of the remains. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
California

Body found in creekbed 30 years ago identified as missing California woman, cops say

The body of a missing Vallejo woman has been identified through DNA testing after 30 years.
The DNA Doe Project, a nonprofit agency, played a key role in identifying the remains. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
California

Remains found by biologist 25 years ago identified as missing California man, cops say

Human remains found 25 years ago in a remote area in California have been identified as Donald Raymond Loar who went missing in 1998. The identification was made using investigative genetic genealogy.
The Orange County Sheriff's Department used a genetic profile created by Othram Inc. to search public databases and match the DNA to Loar's family, confirming the identity of the remains. [ more ]
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www.newsshopper.co.uk
5 months ago
London

Death of man treated as non-suspicious' after body found at golf club in Crayford

The death of a man at a golf club in Crayford is being treated as non-suspicious.
The body was found by police who were initially searching for a missing man in the area. [ more ]
#death-investigation
www.newsshopper.co.uk
5 months ago
London

Body found at golf club in Crayford in search for missing Barnehurst man

A man's body was found at Barnehurst Golf Club in Crayford.
The man had been reported missing in the Barnehurst area the previous evening. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
Los Angeles

Lifeguards find body of missing 31-year-old woman on beach, California police say

A woman's body was found on a beach near Los Angeles hours after her boyfriend reported her missing.
The woman has been identified as Jennifer Hanie, 31, but the cause of death is still unknown. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 months ago
Los Angeles

Woman, 31, found dead on the sand in Manhattan Beach

A woman's body was found on the sand in Manhattan Beach after her boyfriend reported her missing.
The cause of death has not been determined and police are continuing to investigate. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
5 months ago
London

Body found at golf club in Crayford in search for missing Barnehurst man

A man's body was found at Barnehurst Golf Club in Crayford.
The man had been reported missing in the Barnehurst area the previous evening. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
5 months ago
Los Angeles

Lifeguards find body of missing 31-year-old woman on beach, California police say

A woman's body was found on a beach near Los Angeles hours after her boyfriend reported her missing.
The woman has been identified as Jennifer Hanie, 31, but the cause of death is still unknown. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 months ago
Los Angeles

Woman, 31, found dead on the sand in Manhattan Beach

A woman's body was found on the sand in Manhattan Beach after her boyfriend reported her missing.
The cause of death has not been determined and police are continuing to investigate. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
5 months ago
London

British man vanishes after traveling to US without passport or flight ticket

British man goes missing after boarding flight without ticket or passport.
Craig Sturt allegedly slipped through security checks by tailgating other passengers and found a seat on a fully booked plane. [ more ]
Los Angeles Times
5 months ago
Los Angeles

John Doe found in Orange County 25 years ago is identified

Human remains found in Orange County 25 years ago identified as missing man from Los Angeles County
Investigators used publicly accessible genetic databases to help identify the man after decades of no development in the case [ more ]
#cctv-footage
www.standard.co.uk
5 months ago
London

Abdul Ezedi: Clapham chemical attack suspect 'may have jumped off Chelsea Bridge to his death', police believe

Afghan refugee Abdul Ezedi has been missing since allegedly attacking a mother and her two children with a toxic substance.
CCTV footage shows Ezedi crossing over Chelsea Bridge and entering Battersea Park before being seen heading back toward the north side of the bridge, leading investigators to believe he may have thrown himself into the river. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
UK news

Gaynor Lord latest: Husband distraught' as results of post-mortem released

Police are searching for the body of Gaynor Lord in the River Wensum in Norwich.
CCTV footage shows Gaynor Lord's last known movements before her disappearance.
A friend of Gaynor Lord details the last phone call she received from her. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
5 months ago
London

Abdul Ezedi: Clapham chemical attack suspect 'may have jumped off Chelsea Bridge to his death', police believe

Afghan refugee Abdul Ezedi has been missing since allegedly attacking a mother and her two children with a toxic substance.
CCTV footage shows Ezedi crossing over Chelsea Bridge and entering Battersea Park before being seen heading back toward the north side of the bridge, leading investigators to believe he may have thrown himself into the river. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
UK news

Gaynor Lord latest: Husband distraught' as results of post-mortem released

Police are searching for the body of Gaynor Lord in the River Wensum in Norwich.
CCTV footage shows Gaynor Lord's last known movements before her disappearance.
A friend of Gaynor Lord details the last phone call she received from her. [ more ]
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www.eppingforestguardian.co.uk
5 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Police looking for girl, 16, who is missing from Harlow

Police in Harlow are searching for 16-year-old Saiba Sultana who has been reported missing.
Saiba Sultana was last seen wearing a school uniform with black ankle socks, black Nike Air Force One trainers, and a black puffer jacket speckled with pink and blue. [ more ]
www.newsshopper.co.uk
5 months ago
London

Concerns for welfare of vulnerable woman, 63, missing from Lewisham for over a month

Jennifer Townsend has been missing from Lewisham since early December.
There are concerns for her welfare, including her mental health. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
6 months ago
Los Angeles

Family 'concerned' after 71-year-old seen sailing near CA island goes missing, cops say

A 71-year-old man has been missing for days after being last seen on a sailboat near Santa Catalina Island.
The man's family is concerned for his well-being due to a recent storm in the area. [ more ]
#police-investigation
Sacramento Bee
6 months ago
California

Husband hides 40-year-old wife's body in mountains after slaying, California cops say

YingYing Yu, who was reported missing after New Year's Day, has been found dead in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
The victim's husband, John Maxey Yeager, has been charged with murder.
Investigators found evidence of domestic violence and arrested Yeager before discovering the body. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Dangerous' sex offender hunted over mother's death could be dead, say police

Richard Scatchard, a sex offender, who went missing after the death of a woman, is believed to be dead, according to police detectives.
Scatchard is also wanted by police for a recall to prison due to an alleged breach of conditions relating to previous convictions for drugging women and sexual abuse. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
6 months ago
California

Husband hides 40-year-old wife's body in mountains after slaying, California cops say

YingYing Yu, who was reported missing after New Year's Day, has been found dead in the Santa Cruz Mountains.
The victim's husband, John Maxey Yeager, has been charged with murder.
Investigators found evidence of domestic violence and arrested Yeager before discovering the body. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Dangerous' sex offender hunted over mother's death could be dead, say police

Richard Scatchard, a sex offender, who went missing after the death of a woman, is believed to be dead, according to police detectives.
Scatchard is also wanted by police for a recall to prison due to an alleged breach of conditions relating to previous convictions for drugging women and sexual abuse. [ more ]
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Boston.com
6 months ago
Boston

Boston Police Department searching for man last heard from before Thanksgiving

John Wesley, 57, has been missing since November 22.
The Boston Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating him. [ more ]
Boston.com
6 months ago
Boston

Police seek help finding missing 14-year-old girl from Boston

Malek "Angel" Louati is a 14-year-old girl from Boston who has been reported missing.
She was last seen leaving Weymouth High School on January 11 at 12 p.m. [ more ]
Boston.com
6 months ago
Boston

Boston Police Department searching for man last heard from before Thanksgiving

John Wesley, 57, has been missing since November 22.
The Boston Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating him. [ more ]
Boston.com
6 months ago
Boston

Police seek help finding missing 14-year-old girl from Boston

Malek "Angel" Louati is a 14-year-old girl from Boston who has been reported missing.
She was last seen leaving Weymouth High School on January 11 at 12 p.m. [ more ]
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www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Body found in search for woman missing for eight days from Norfolk home

Kim Wilde, a 65-year-old woman who went missing from her home in Norfolk, has been found dead in the Little Ouse River.
The body has not been formally identified, but the police have informed her family of the discovery. [ more ]
Sacramento Bee
6 months ago
California

Teens found skull in 1968. Now it's ID'd as veteran of two wars, California cops say

A skull found in Humboldt County in 1968 has been identified as a man missing since the 1950s who was a veteran of two wars.
DNA testing and forensic genetic genealogy led investigators to the man's daughter, who provided a genetic match to the remains. [ more ]
Washington Post
6 months ago
US news

A veteran went missing in 2013. A YouTuber took on the cold case.

James Hinkle, a volunteer firefighter and drone operator, found the car of Donnie Erwin who went missing in 2013 near the Lake of the Ozarks.
Hinkle's lifelong fascination with a local missing person case and his skills as a firefighter and drone operator led him to solve the mystery of Donnie Erwin's disappearance. [ more ]
Metro Silicon Valley | Silicon Valley's Leading Weekly
6 months ago
Silicon Valley

Missing Persons and Annabella's Bow Wow Wow in Menlo Park | Metro Silicon Valley | Silicon Valley's Leading Weekly

Missing Persons and Bow Wow Wow were popular bands in the '80s with a classic New Wave sound and flamboyant style.
Both bands had chart-topping singles and gold-selling albums. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
Running

Body found in search for runner who vanished in icy Pennines on New Year's Eve

The body of a fell runner who went missing on New Year's Eve has been found in the Pennines.
Fell running is a traditionally British sport that involves running off-road, often on steep hills and gradients. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Teenager, 14, found safe as man arrested on suspicion of child abduction

A missing teenager has been found by police two days after she went missing outside a pub.
A man in his 20s has been arrested on suspicion of child abduction. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

Desperate search for vulnerable girl last seen getting into dark car near pub

14-year-old Leah Mullins is missing and police are concerned for her safety
Leah was last seen getting into a dark-colored older estate car near a pub on Sherston High Street [ more ]
Independent.ie
6 months ago
Digital life

How fraudsters are using fake 'missing persons' social media posts to dupe public into sharing personal information

False missing persons posts are being shared on social media platforms, potentially leading to the spread of spam links and phishing scams.
Scammers use urgency and imitate trustworthy sources to trick users into sharing personal information through fake missing persons posts. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
6 months ago
UK news

British woman missing after scuba diving tour boat capsizes

Fears are growing for a British woman still missing three days after a scuba diving boat sank off the coast of Thailand.
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