LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Native American woman from northwestern Washington state has been found safe in Las Vegas, police said Friday, nearly three weeks after her fiancé and friends reported her missing while on vacation.
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A Native American woman from northwestern Washington state went missing while on vacation in Las Vegas earlier this month and her family is seeking information.
STAUNTON, Va. (AP) — Authorities in western Virginia are searching for a 3-year-old girl who has been unaccounted for since February.
Augusta County Sheriff Donald Smith said that Khaleesi Cuthriell was in the care of Candi Royer from October until January of this year, but hasn’t been seen since, news outlets reported.
CHARLOTTE, Vt. (AP) — Vermont State Police on Monday released the name of the woman who apparently fell off a sailboat and drowned in Lake Champlain off Cedar Island near Charlotte last week.
An autopsy determined that Katherine Curley, 74, of Evergreen, Colorado, died of accidental drowning, police said.
NORTH PORT, Fla. (AP) — Police in Florida said they are working with the FBI to find 23-year-old Brian Laundrie, whose girlfriend disappeared during a cross-country trek in a converted van.
North Port police said late Friday that Laundrie's parents told them that they haven't seen him since Tuesday.
CHARLOTTE, Vt. (AP) — The body of an elderly woman who apparently fell off a sailboat and drowned was found Friday in Lake Champlain off Cedar Island near Charlotte, state police say.
Police say there is no indication the death is suspicious.
HART, Mich. (AP) — A human jawbone with more than a dozen teeth has been discovered in Silver Lake in Michigan's northern Lower Peninsula.
“It looks very old, maybe even ancient,” Oceana County Sheriff Craig Mast told MLive.com.
COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — A southern Indiana man was jailed in connection with the death of his 37-year-old girlfriend whose remains were found in a shallow grave.
Heather Ann Steuver’s remains were found buried Thursday near Columbus, according to the Bartholomew County sheriff's office.
WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) — Search teams are looking for a missing 34-year-old Virginia woman whose vehicle was found parked atop a mountain pass at Glacier National Park, officials said Friday.
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities at Grand Canyon National Park said Wednesday that they are scaling back the search for a Texas man who has been missing for nearly three months.
HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — A suspect in the deaths of two people in Reno County last week has been arrested, authorities said Wednesday.
Kyle Hardwick was booked into the Reno County jail on possible charges of first-degree murder and theft, Maize Police Chief Matt Jensby said.
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The European Union's mission in Kosovo said Monday it has assisted the country's police in developing a database to help investigate war crimes.
The EU Rule of Law Mission in Kosovo, or EULEX, reconfigured its mandate in 2018 and handed over all its files, including around 400 war crime cases, to the government.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin man accused of killing and dismembering his father was charged Wednesday with committing the same crimes against his mother.
Chandler Halderson, 23, now faces two counts each of first-degree intentional homicide, mutilating a corpse, hiding a corpse, and providing false information on kidnapped or missing persons in the deaths of his parents, Bart and Krista Halderson.
CRUSO, N.C. (AP) — Hundreds of searchers combed through debris Saturday looking for four people who remain unaccounted for after flooding in western North Carolina.
Haywood County Emergency Services issued an update Saturday on search and rescue efforts.
ISTANBUL (AP) — The death toll from severe floods and mudslides along Turkey's Black Sea coast has climbed to at least 57, the country's emergency and disaster agency said Saturday, as authorities disputed reports that dozens more people were missing.
NEWLAND, N.C. (AP) — A western North Carolina woman missing for several weeks has been found dead in her home, buried in concrete, a sheriff’s investigator said.
An autopsy and dental records confirmed the remains of Lynn Gay Keene, 70, of Linville Falls, were found in the basement, according to the Avery County Sheriff’s Office.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Crews recovered the body of an unidentified woman who was swept away by floodwaters in an arroyo in northeast Albuquerque, authorities said Wednesday.
Albuquerque Fire Rescue officials said the body was found at a washout.
MIAMI (AP) — Firefighters on Friday declared the end of their search for bodies at the site of a collapsed Florida condo building, concluding a month of painstaking work removing layers of dangerous debris that were once piled several stories high.
GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. (AP) — Police say they were led to human remains buried on the property of a home in unincorporated Jackson County outside of Kansas City, Missouri, by a teenager who has accused the homeowner of sexual abuse.
Authorities have found human remains on a residential property in unincorporated Jackson County amid a missing person investigation, officials said Wednesday.
Officer John Syme, spokesman for the Independence Police Department, said he could not identify the missing person or release any other details about the remains, which were found near Grain Valley, The Kansas City Star reported.
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — Exhausted crews neared the end of their search for victims of a Miami-area condominium tower collapse Tuesday as the death toll reached 95 with just a handful of people still unaccounted for.
WAIMEA, Hawaii (AP) — An aerial search for a Nebraska man missing in Hawaii has been suspended, but volunteers planned to continue searching for him on the ground Tuesday.
Samuel Joseph Martinez, 23, was studying microbiology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln before he flew to the Hawaiian island of Kauai on May 12 with plans to spend nearly two weeks hiking and camping.
CAMERON, La. (AP) — A head found along a highway near the Louisiana coast three years ago has been identified as that of a Texas woman who was last seen in 2017.
Investigators used dental records to identify the dead person as Sally Ann Hines, 58, of San Antonio, news outlets reported.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City have launched a homicide investigation after find the body of a man who had been missing for nearly a week.
The body of 52-year-old Gilberto Gutierrez was found Monday morning by officers who were called to an intersection in the Swope Parkway-Elmwood neighborhood, police said.
MIAMI (AP) — Police are saying the death of a teenage Miami girl who disappeared while on a morning jog was caused by a hit-and-run driver.
The remains of Diana Gomez were found Sunday night by a relative off the 79th Street causeway near Pelican Harbor Marina, Miami police said.
BERLIN (AP) — Munich police issued a missing person’s notice for Bayern Munich’s Bundesliga challengers on Saturday.
Local law enforcement celebrated Bayern’s record-extending ninth consecutive German title MADRID (AP) — Interpol posted on its website Thursday the photographs of two Spanish children who allegedly were taken by their father from the Canary Islands off West Africa. The international criminal police issued so-called “yellow notices” for the girls, ages 1 and 6...
MADRID (AP) — Interpol posted on its website Thursday the photographs of two Spanish children who allegedly were taken by their father from the Canary Islands off West Africa.
The international criminal police issued so-called “yellow notices” for the girls, ages 1 and 6...
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The body of a man with Alzheimer’s has been found less than two days after he was reported missing from an assisted living facility in Forest Grove...
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — Kosovo’s prime minister urged Serbia on Tuesday to help bring to justice any individuals suspected of responsibility for genocide during the 1998-1999 Kosovo War...
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Gov. Greg Gianforte signed this week several bills meant to address the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous people in Montana, extending programs established in 2019...
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — A northeastern Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to 30 to 60 years in prison in the death of his multimillion-dollar father, who authorities said he bludgeoned to death, dismembered, and burned, disposing of the remains in the garbage...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Wynn Las Vegas employee who authorities say fatally shot a security guard at the Strip hotel parking area and then killed himself left home four days earlier and was believed to be armed, according to a police report...
BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — Former NFL wide receiver Vincent Jackson was found dead Monday at a Florida hotel room, days after authorities spoke with him as part of a welfare check, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Native American women and girls are far more likely than other Minnesota residents to be victims of homicide, go missing or experience others forms of violence, according to a task force established last year to address the crisis...
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Native American tribe in Montana and federal prosecutors launched a test project Tuesday that they hope will lead to a blueprint for addressing the crisis of missing and murdered Indigenous people across the U...
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Human remains have been identified as a teenager reported missing in Georgia...
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — The body of a New Jersey man who went missing in California's Lake Tahoe in mid-August was recovered more than 1,500 feet (457 meters) underwater, officials said...
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BEND, Ore. (AP) — Authorities say a 15-year-old girl missing from Portland, Oregon, has been rescued by Bend police officers who were conducting a human trafficking investigation.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Police in Northern California say they’ve used new DNA technology to identify a victim found burning in a garbage bin 18 years ago...
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran on Sunday said an open Revolutionary Court case involving an ex-FBI agent who disappeared there in 2007 on an unauthorized CIA mission "was a missing person" filing, not a sign that the man was being prosecuted...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Rescue crews on Sunday searched for a worker missing in the partial collapse of a New Orleans hotel that was under construction, their work proceeding cautiously amid fears about the stability of the structure, authorities said...
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — The CEO of a Utah-based tech company has been reported missing during a business trip to the San Francisco Bay Area.
Family members say Erin Valenti, head of Tinker Ventures, was last seen in Palo Alto on Monday...
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Police have confirmed that a body found in April at an Oregon home is that of missing man Dennis Day, who was an original member of Disney's "The Mickey Mouse Club."
The Oregon State Medical Examiner's office identified the body, although they were unable to use dental records or DNA because of the condition of the remains, Oregon State Police said Thursday.
LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Mohave County authorities say divers have recovered the body of a Lake Havasu City man who may have swam out into Lake Havasu to recover his remote-controlled boat after it possibly crashed...
Town of Madison police have issued a missing person alert for a 45-year-old Milwaukee woman who was last seen at a Madison domestic abuse center on Feb. 1.
Terra Caswell was reported missing from the Domestic Abuse Intervention Services, 2101 Fordem Ave., and police want to find her to make sure she's OK.
PARIS (AP) — He left his home in Lyon, France, for a visit to his homeland, and then vanished — putting the International Criminal Police Organization, best known as Interpol, at the center of its own missing persons case...