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Video: CT K-9 Goes Missing During Search for Missing Man

December 21, 2017
A Connecticut state police bloodhound named Texas joined the search for a man who was reported missing in Danbury. The man was found but now police and firefighters are looking for the search dog.

CT K-9 Goes Missing During Search for Missing Man

December 21, 2017
A Connecticut state police bloodhound named Texas joined the search for a man who was reported missing in Danbury. The man was found but now police and firefighters are looking for the search dog. More Here.

Illinois State Police Begin 'Silver Search' Training

November 7, 2017
Illinois State Police officials have launched statewide training for officers in dealing with Alzheimer's disease patients who wander away and need to be found.

Video: AZ Police Department Uses Drone to Find 3 Missing Children

November 3, 2017
Scottsdale, AZ, Police used a drone to track down three missing kids who planned to run away after they left an after-school program.

AZ Police Department Uses Drone to Find 3 Missing Children

November 3, 2017
Scottsdale, AZ, Police used a drone to track down three missing kids who planned to run away after they left an after-school program. More Here.

How to Investigate Lost Children

March 10, 2017

There are basically five ways children go missing: abduction by a parent, kidnapping and ransom, runaway children, predator abduction, or unexplained disappearance. Until you figure out what you have, each investigation starts off with the premise that the child has gone missing by wandering off somewhere. This article will cover common aspects of a lost child in order to help an officer with the initial investigation.

Texas Officer Presumed Dead After Being Swept Away by Flood Waters

July 5, 2016
An off-duty Southern Methodist University police officer missing since he was swept into the flooded Turtle Creek in Dallas, TX, early Tuesday is presumed dead. More Here.

Check on the Well-Being

April 7, 2016

Don't just take the call you are dispatched to at face value. You never know until you get there and see what your investigation brings up.

Missing Elderly Man with Dementia

September 30, 2015

You get a call about a missing elderly white male who left his residence somewhere between 21:00 and 04:00 while his caregiver was sleeping. The gentleman is 74 years old and expected to be walking in dress clothes. He has a habit of wandering off.

Video: Bloodhound Puppy Joins Virginia Police Department

May 11, 2015
The newest member of the Fairfax County (Va.) Police Department is just eight weeks old. CJ, a ridiculously cute bloodhound puppy, joined the department two weeks ago and is now in training.

Bloodhound Puppy Joins Virginia Police Department

May 11, 2015
The newest member of the Fairfax County (Va.) Police Department is just eight weeks old. Bloodhound puppy CJ is in training to learn how to search for missing people. More Here.

Safeguarding the Most Vulnerable

April 28, 2015

At-risk individuals enrolled in Project Lifesaver wear a small personal transmitter around the wrist or ankle that emits an individualized tracking signal. Responders tune into the individualized frequency of the client's transmitter, listening for a signal that can help them locate the client.

Lockheed Martin and Project Lifesaver Partner to Locate Missing Persons

April 27, 2015
To augment humanitarian search and rescue efforts, Lockheed Martin announced today it is teaming with Project Lifesaver International and Loen Engineering Inc., bringing advanced technology to first response agencies with the Indago small unmanned aerial system (UAS).

Retiring Michigan K-9 Locates Missing Child

April 23, 2015
A two-year-old Michigan boy was returned home safe and sound after he wandered off Tuesday night thanks to a Newaygo County Sheriff’s Department K-9 named Turbo.

Missing 4-Year-old Boy

January 30, 2015

It's 03:50 in the morning when dispatch advises you to respond to a remotely located residence in reference to a missing 4-year-old boy. The mother had gotten up to go to the bathroom and noticed her son was not in his room and the front door was unlocked and open. She immediately called the police.

Video: Missing Boy Found Behind False Wall

December 1, 2014
Clayton County, Ga., police rescued a 13-year-old boy, who was reported missing by his mother in 2010, Saturday morning. He was found behind a false wall in his father's home.

Murdered Girl's Dad Sues Police, Says 'Law Enforcement Failed' in Search

October 27, 2014
A 12-year-old New Jersey girl's estate is claiming local police failed to follow the correct procedures in searching for her, therefore "failing" the murder victim and her family.

Aeryon SkyRanger Used in Police Search for Missing University Student

October 2, 2014
Aeryon Labs Inc. announced today that the Aeryon SkyRanger small Unmanned Aerial System (sUAS) has been deployed to aid in the search for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham.

Video: Texas Deputy Missing in Flooding

September 18, 2014
Emergency crews are still searching for a Travis County (Texas) Sheriff's Office deputy who disappeared in Austin near the Colorado River. Officials say the deputy was checking low water crossings when her car was swept away by water.

FBI Ends Search for Jimmy Hoffa

June 19, 2013
The umpteenth dig for Jimmy Hoffa may have unearthed zilch, but the FBI's decades-old search for the famous Teamsters leader is far from over.
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