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The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs)

Skip Navigation Links Home About NamUs Contacts Volunteer Information News Room   Missing Persons Unidentified Persons The National Missing and Unidentified Persons System (NamUs) is a clearinghouse for missing persons and unidentified decedent records. NamUs is a free online system…

Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2010

H.R. 4614 Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2010 May 18, 2010 Online at: http://www.gop.gov/bill/111/1/hr4614   FLOOR SITUATION The House is scheduled to consider H.R. 4616, on Tuesday, May 18, 2010, under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds…

FBI: Texas girl not Teekah Lewis

KOMO-TV NEWS June 21, 2006 · The FBI announced Wednesday that DNA tests of a 12-year-old girl in Texas have proven that she is not Teekah Lewis. Teekah was 2 years old when she disappeared from a Tacoma bowling alley…

Kidnapped Woman Returns 22 Years Later

Feb 12, 2006 Reported By Anabel Marquez For 23-year old Vanessa Atilano, it’s been a long journey. First she was taken from Philadelphia to Guadalajara, Mexico, at the age of two. When she turned five, her parents split. And by…

Littlest Hero

August 13, 2003 — A gutsy 8-year-old girl heroically beat back a sicko predator who grabbed her inside her Bronx apartment building last week – and cops now believe she may have foiled the fiendish “rooftop rapist” from striking again.…