Missing Persons

Homeless ‘English’ Girl In Rome Linked To High-Profile Missing Persons Including Madeleine McCann

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Relief As Homeless ‘English’ Girl In Rome Is Identified As Missing Swedish Student A homeless, English-speaking girl living on the stree...

Facebook Privacy Row As Missing Schoolboy Is Found Safe Just 10 Miles From Home

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.11.2016 | UK

A 15-year-old grammar schoolboy who disappeared nine weeks ago saying he was “bored of life” has been found safe and well - just ten miles from hi...

Detectives Searching For Ben Needham Extend Stay On Kos

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 08.10.2016 | UK

Detectives searching for missing British toddler Ben Needham on Kos have said they are extending their stay on the Greek island. Officers have begun...

Foyle's War Star Honeysuckle Weeks Reported Missing

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 29.07.2016 | UK

Actress Honeysuckle Weeks has gone missing, prompting a police search. The 36-year-old Foyle’s War star, from Petworth in Sussex, was last seen in C...

Body Found In Hunt For Missing Author Helen Bailey

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.07.2016 | UK

The partner of missing children’s author Helen Bailey has been charged with her murder after her remains were discovered in the grounds of her home....

Human Remains Found Inside 14ft Crocodile In Search For Missing Woman

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 04.06.2016 | UK

Human remains have been found inside a crocodile by investigators searching for a missing woman. Authorities in Queensland, Australia, have been searc...

New Hope For Heartbroken Parents Of Missing Man Found Six Years Later In Spain

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK

The parents of a man who went missing six years ago have been given fresh hope that they will be reunited with their son. Matthew Green, 32, was this ...

Bittersweet Relief As Missing Man Is Found Alive In Spain After 6 Years

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK

The family of a missing man who has been found alive after six years have spoken of their relief. Matthew Green, 32, was this month spotted in Spain a...

Singer Sinead O'Connor Found 'Safe' After Going Missing

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 17.05.2016 | UK

Singer Sinead O'Connor has been found "safe", police in the Chicago suburb of Wilmette said. She had been reported as missing for more than a day in C...

Ten Years On - A Mother's Letter to Her Missing Son

Nicki Durbin | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Parents
Nicki Durbin

When you were a baby, as all mothers do, I would count how old you were in days, and then I counted in weeks, months and then finally years. I felt when you went missing it went full circle, I would count how many days you'd been gone, then weeks, then months and years, now it's a decade.

Where Is Helen Bailey?

Zoe Clark-Coates | Posted 23.04.2016 | UK
Zoe Clark-Coates

I met Helen when we were both guests on BBC Breakfast. She was kind, compassionate and so easy to talk to. Of course we then stayed in touch, and I quickly learnt about her work and how her blog and Facebook page offered comfort to many grieving widows.

Body Found On Coast Confirmed As Missing Junior Doctor

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK

A body found on the Dorset coast has been formally identified as that of missing junior doctor Rose Polge. The body was found east of Portland Headlan...

Girl, 14, Found Safe After 11 Day Disappearance

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 07.04.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A schoolgirl missing for 11 days has been found safe and well. Jade Lynch, 14, disappeared during a shopping trip with her younger brothers in St Hele...

Murder Police Now Investigating Mysterious Disappearance Of London PC

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 07.04.2016 | UK

Scotland Yard's homicide unit is now investigating the disappearance of an officer from the force Metropolitan policeman. Gordon Semple, who has been ...

'Private Eye' Who Sparked Maddie Manhunt 'Could Have Alerted Kidnapper'

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 10.03.2016 | UK

The 'investigator' who sparked a manhunt in Paraguay for missing Madeleine McCann has been criticised by authorities for making a "grave error" that c...

Missing Junior Doctor 'Mentioned Jeremy Hunt In Letter'

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 16.02.2016 | UK

Police have refused to deny claims that missing junior doctor Rose Polge wrote a letter mentioning Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt before disappearing la...

RSPCA Inspector Feared Dead During Storm Imogen 'Would Do Anything To Rescue Animals'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 09.02.2016 | UK

An RSPCA inspector who is feared to have fallen into the sea while trying to save stranded birds during Storm Imogen “loves animals and would do any...

Thousands Raised To Help Families Of Missing Australian Surfers 'Bring Them Home'

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 30.11.2015 | UK

As fears grow for the safety of two Australian surfers who went missing in Mexico, fundraisers have managed to collect thousands of dollars to help th...

Disappearance Of Missing Teen Being Treated As Murder

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 18.11.2015 | UK

The disappearance of 15-year-old Kayleigh Haywood is now being treated as a murder investigation, detectives confirmed. The Leicestershire schoolgi...

Police Arrest Two Men After 15-Year-Old Goes Missing

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.11.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Police have arrested two men in connection with the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl who has not been seen since Friday evening. Two men, aged ...

Mystery As US Trader Goes Missing After Flying To London For Job Interview

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 29.10.2015 | UK

Fears are growing over the disappearance of an American man who went missing in London after flying in for a job interview. Trader Josh Sanchez-Ma...

Madeleine McCann Investigation Significantly Scaled Back

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.10.2015 | UK

The number of British officers investigating the disappearance of Madeleine McCann has been cut from 29 to four, it was announced on Wednesday. The...

National Campaign Warns Students Not to Drink and Drown

Jo Youle | Posted 27.09.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Jo Youle

At this time of year many young people pack up and head for new beginnings at university and parents put on a brave face as they wave off their child. Arriving in a new city for the first time, keen to make friends and have a good time, nights out at university help form much needed new pals for university life and beyond. For some though, there lurk dangers, especially when senses are dulled by alcohol.

After 10 Years Numb With Pain, The Family Of Missing Steven Cook Are Sure He's Still Alive

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 02.09.2015 | UK

The family of a student who went missing 10 years ago after vanishing while on holiday in Crete said they are "sure he's alive". Steven Cook was 20...

How Psychics, Witches And Clairvoyants Could Crack Police Cases

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 29.08.2015 | UK

Police officers searching for missing people should not rule out the help of psychics, according to suggested guidelines for the profession. The pe...