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Missing Persons

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    Man Shames Banksy Spectators To Start Looking for Avonte Oquendo, Too [VIDEO]

    It's been two weeks since the start of Banksy's residency, and New York City has had the privilege of playing along with one of the most famous artists of our time. We run from borough to borough for the chance to ogle his latest creation before someone defaces it or starts collecting graft from onl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    Gun-Toting Robber Hits Greenpoint, Williamsburg, and Jackson Heights

    A man has robbed five Brooklyn and Queens businesses at gunpoint, and cops want your help bringing this jerk to justice. Police say that he began his crime spree on Sept. 25, around 12:15 a.m., when he stormed into a Greenpoint Dunkin Donuts at 356 McGuiness Boulevard, shot a gun, and fled with cas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2011

    Lauren Spierer Disappearance: Police to Search Indiana Landfill For Body

    ​Lauren Spierer, the 20-year-old Indiana University student from Westchester who's been missing for 60 days, is still being sought. Except now, the FBI's focus has shifted to a dump in Terre Haute, Indiana. The agency announced that they have "reason to believe that something is in that landfi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2011

    Leibby Kletzky, Missing Brooklyn Boy, Found Dead in Dumpster, Fridge; Suspect in Custody

    ​An 8-year-old Orthodox Jewish Brooklyn boy was found dead in two separate locations on Tuesday night after going missing as he left day camp on Monday. Leibby Kletzky's body was discovered in a Dumpster at 20th St. and Fourth Avenue, where the police were lead by a man in custody who said "he ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2011

    Denzel Dixon, 12, Missing in North Bronx

    Where is Denzel Dixon?​Cops are calling on the public to help find Denzel Dixon, 12, who's missing in the Woodlawn-Wakefield area of the far north Bronx. Denzel was last seen at home, 4160 Ely Avenue, at about 11:20 p.m. Monday, May 16. H was wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans. Cops describe h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Abraham Strizhevsky, 89, Missing in Queens

    Where is Abraham Strizhevsky?​Cops are asking public help in finding Abraham Strizhevsky, 89, who was last seen at 1 this morning (May 6) at 138-49 Elder Avenue in Flushing, Queens. Strizhevsky, despite carrying two canes, is described by cops as in "good physical" condition but also in "poor ment ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Carlos Cintron, 64, Still Missing from Brighton Beach

    Where is Carlos Cintron?​Cops are asking the public's help in finding Carlos Cintron, 64, a little guy who was last seen leaving his Brighton Beach apartment at 2840 Ocean Parkway on the evening of March 1. It's been more than a month now. Cintron is described as 5-2, 130 pounds. When last seen, h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2011

    Ketha McCloud, 16, Missing in the Bronx

    Where is Ketha McCloud?​Cops are looking for 16-year-old Ketha McCloud, who disappeared after leaving her home at 7:15 a.m. Tuesday, March 22. She lives at 2704 Heath Avenue in the Kingsbridge Heights neighborhood of the Bronx. She's described as 5-0, 130 pounds and was last seen wearing a black ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2011

    Rubi Morado, Kips Bay Teen, Still Missing

    Where is Rubi Morado?​It's been two weeks now, cops say, since friends and family have seen 16-year-old Rubi Morado. The Kips Bay teen, who lives at 491 First Avenue, around Bellevue, was last seen at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, March 11, leaving her home. Cops say she's 5-2, 110 pounds, and was wearing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Anna Frazier, 14, Disappears in Washington Heights

    Where is Anna Frazier?​Cops are asking the public to help hunt for Anna Frazier, 14, who was last seen at about 4:15 p.m. Thursday, March 10, leaving her apartment at 99 Hillside Avenue in Washington Heights. Anna is 5-3, 130 pounds. She was wearing black pants and a black shirt and carrying a bla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2011

    Sandra Knutson, 36, Missing in Coney Island

    Where is Sandra Knutson?​Cops are asking for the public's help in finding Sandra Knutson, 36, who was last seen at 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 8, at 3010 West 33rd Street, just south of the O'Dwyer Gardens project in Coney Island, Brooklyn. Cops say Knutson is of "good physical, but poor mental conditi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Runa Ahmed, 29, Missing in the Bronx

    Where is Runa Ahmed?​Cops are asking for help in finding Runa Ahmed, 29, of 1837 Gleason Avenue in Soundview, the Bronx. She was last seen Friday, February 7, at about 7:30 a.m. after being discharged from Metropolitan Hospital. She's 5-2, 160 pounds. Tipsters can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2011

    Nia Jeanty, 14, Missing in the Bronx

    Where is Nia Jeanty?​Cops are asking the public's help in finding 14-year-old Nia Jeanty, last seen at about 7:30 a.m. Friday, February 4, in the area of Tillotson and Baychester avenues in the far north Bronx. Jeanty, who lives at 4362 Edson Avenue in the Wakefield neighborhood, is 5-8, 170 pound ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Julio Lopez, 66, Missing in the Bronx

    Where is Julio Lopez?​Cops are looking for 66-year-old Julio Lopez, who was last seen January 25th at his residence in the Claremont Rehabs in the East Concourse neighborhood of the Bronx. Lopez was wearing a brown overcoat and gray sweatpants. He's 5-3 and 120 pounds. Tipsters can call Crime Sto ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Francisca Silva, Missing in Bushwick

    Where is Francisca Silva?​Cops in Bushwick's 83rd Precinct are asking for the public's help in finding Francisca Silva, 53, of 1298 Dekalb Avenue in Brooklyn. She was last seen at her home at 5:20 this morning. Silva is 4-11, 120 pounds. She was wearing gray pants, tan boots, and a black coat. Ti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2011

    Leslie Mendez, 15, Missing From Coney Island

    Leslie Mendez​Cops are asking for the public's help in finding Leslie Mendez, a 15-year-old Coney Island girl who was last seen Tuesday, February 1. Mendez lives at 2850 West 16th Street in Brooklyn. She's 5-1 and 150 pounds. Tipsters can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or submit tip ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2011

    Michael Tiegel, Missing from Taft Projects

    Have you seen Michael Tiegel?​Cops are looking for Michael Tiegel, a 28-year-old guy who was last seen at 2 a.m. Sunday, January 30, inside 1694 Madison Avenue, in the Taft projects just north of Central Park. Tiegel's described at 5-9, 180 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. He was wearing a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Robert Trotta, 58, Missing from Brighton Beach

    Anyone seen Robert Trotta?​Cops are looking a Brooklyn man in the Brighton Beach area who's been missing for more than a week. Robert Trotta, 58, was last seen at about 9 a.m. on Tuesday, January 11, leaving his home at 2780 West Fifth Street. He's described as 6-1, 220 pounds, with gray hair and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Marc Morisseau, 14, Missing in East Queens

    Marc Morisseau​Marc Morrisseau, 14, vanished last night from his home in 112-18 Witthoff Street on the far east side of Queens. Marc's described as 5-9, 210 pounds; he was wearing a black North Face coat when he was last seen at his home, about 10:55 p.m. Wednesday. Tipsters can call Crime Stopp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 15, 2010

    Bodies Found on Oak Beach, Long Island, Identified as Women; Police Consider Craigslist Serial Killer

    ​Cops have identified the four bodies found on Oak Beach, Long Island, as women, and the FBI has been called in to help with the investigation, reports the New York Post. It's suspected that a serial killer may have dumped the bodies along Ocean Parkway after meeting prostitutes on Craigslist, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Police Seek Emily Vasquez, Missing 14-Year-Old Bronx Girl

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating Emily Vazquez, 14, of 1602 Bronx River Parkway, the Bronx. Emily, pictured, is 5'5" and 110 pounds, with black eyes and brown hair. She was last seen leaving her house on Friday, November 19, at approximately 6:30 p.m. If you have any informat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Have You Seen This Missing Brooklyn Teen?

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help finding Ricardo Jean-Pharuns, 17, of 475 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn. He was last seen on November 5 at 283 Adams Street, Brooklyn, wearing a blue shirt, black pants, and black sneakers. He is described as 5'7" and 150 pounds. If you have any information as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 1, 2010

    Police Seek Missing Staten Island Woman

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating Lilya Goldberg, 72, of 26 Ragazzi Lane, Staten Island. Goldberg, pictured, was last seen on October 28 at her home, wearing a pink, red, and white jacket and black sweatsuit. She's 5'2" and 130 pounds. If you have any information with regard t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2010

    Have You Seen This Missing Bronx Girl?

    ​The NYPD is asking for help locating 17-year-old Shaquasia Williams, of 1710 Lafayette Avenue, the Bronx. She was last seen on Monday, October 25 at 12:30 a.m. at her home. Williams is 5'5" tall and 135 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair. If you have any information as to her whereabouts, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    Police Seek Missing Bronx Girl

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating Essence Logan, 13, of 619 Commonwealth Avenue, the Bronx. She is 5'1" and 110 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. She was last seen at her residence wearing a yellow hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans. Anyone with information is asked to call ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2010

    Police Seek Missing Bronx Boy

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating Kenneth Torres, 14, of 2082 Randall Avenue, the Bronx. He was last seen on October 2, wearing a gray shirt, gray pants, and black sneakers. He's hispanic and described as 5'5" and 110 pounds with brown eyes and black hair. Anyone with informat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    Police Seek Missing Bronx Teen

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating Margarita Quinones, 17, of 1199 Boston Post Road, the Bronx. Quinones, pictured, was last seen on September 21 at 9:30 a.m. at her residence. She was wearing a white polo shirt, blue jeans, black sneakers, and a red hat. If you have any inform ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2010

    Have You Seen This Man?

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's assistance in locating Tajh Amar Green, 37, of 2383 2nd Avenue, New York. Green, pictured, was last seen on September 21 at 12:30 p.m. at 1825 Madison Avenue wearing a blue and beige striped shirt, blue jeans, and blue and grey sneakers. Anyone with informa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2010

    Have You Seen These Missing Girls?

    Jackie Whitehead​The NYPD is asking for the public's assistance locating two missing Bronx girls, in unrelated cases: Jackie Whitehead, 17, and Sahara Boyd, 11. Jackie, 17, of 420 Howe Avenue, was last seen leaving her residence on Monday, September 13, at 4:30 p.m., wearing a black leather ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Police Seek Missing Bronx Boy

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating Juan Ramirez, 13, of 2709 Heath Avenue, the Bronx. Juan was last seen on Sunday, September 5, at 1:30 p.m., leaving his family members' residence at 1065 Gerard Avenue wearing a white T-shirt and black sneakers. He's 5'3" and 140 lbs., with br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2010

    Police Seek Missing Bronx Girl

    ​The NYPD is asking for the public's help locating 16-year-old Ariel Hernandez of 1030 Boyton Avenue, Bronx, New York. Ariel is 5'3" and 105 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair. She was last seen leaving her residence on Tuesday, August 3, at approximately 7:30 a.m., wearing a white shirt w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2010

    Simon Nunez, 74: Missing

    ​If you're in The Bronx, please keep an eye out for Simon Nunez, 74. He was last seen at Bainbridge Avenue and East 205 Street, just north of Bronx Park and about five miles from his Beach Avenue home. He was wearing a black jacket, green pants, a black baseball hat, blue shirt, a beige sweate ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2009

    Missing Person: Pedro Correa, 84

    ​Yesterday afternoon Pedro Correa, 84, wandered away from his home on Monroe Avenue near Claremont Park in The Bronx. He hasn't been seen since. He's 5'7, 150 pounds, and has brown eyes and gray hair. When he went missing he was wearing a blue Yankees hat, brown pants, brown jacket, and black ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2009

    Have You Seen... Accused Rapist

    ​A 27-year-old old woman told police that last Friday this man, Santiago Coba Sanchez, aka Jose Louis Hernandez, raped her on East 40th between Madison and Park. Police are taking her story seriously enough to send this picture around. He's in his 30's, about 5'8" and 180 pounds, with brown ey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2009

    Have you seen: a missing woman in the Bronx

    ​Police in the 40th Precinct are asking for help from anyone who may have seen Ola McLeod-Addison, age 86, of Morris Avenue in the Bronx. She's 5'6 tall and 110 lbs, and was last seen on Saturday morning at her home wearing a black jacket, white sneakers and a small black leather bag. Anyone ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2009

    Missing Persons: Norma Jones, 69; Lisa Kett, 13

    ​Norma Jones (left), 69, of First Avenue and 75th Street told her friend at 3:15 p.m. on Sunday that she was going shopping, but has not returned. She is 5' 7", 135 pounds, with black hair and was carrying a tan handbag when last seen. Lisa Kett (right), 13, left her home on St. Lawrence Avenu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2009

    Missing person

    ​Keiana McKoy, 13, of the south Bronx, was last seen on Wednesday wearing a burgundy and pink striped sweater, black jeans and pink rain boots. She's 5'4" tall and weighs 120 lbs. If you have any information, the NYPD is asking you to contact (800) 577-TIPS (8477), or www.nypdcrimestoppers.co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2009

    Missing Person: Monica Gonzalez, 23

    ​Around 7 a.m. on August 30, Monica Gonzalez, 23, left her home at Rochambeau Avenue in The Bronx and has not been seen since. She's 5'7", approximately 140 pounds, with brown eyes and black, shoulder-length hair, and was last seen wearing a pink tank top, dark blue jeans, and black moccasins. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2009

    Missing Person: Geralene Black, 66

    ​Geralene Black, 66, was last seen at around 7 p.m. on Saturday at Amboy Street near Loft Avenue in East New York. She's in good mental and physical condition but folks are understandably worried. She's 5'5", 180 pounds, light-complected, with brown eyes and black hair, and was wearing a blue ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2009

    Missing Person: Nelson Flecha, 51, The Bronx

    Nelson Flecha, a 51-year-old, light-skinned black man who lives on Woodycrest Avenue in The Bronx, has disappeared. He was last seen on East 94th Street around 7 p.m. last Friday, wearing a beige Yankees cap and blue pants with a white stripe. He's 5'9", about 120 pounds, with dark brown eyes and bl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2009

    Missing: Winifred Callendel, 82, of Park Place, Brooklyn

    Winifred Callendel, the lady in this picture, has gone missing and NYPD wants to know if you've seen her. She was last seen on Park Place in Brooklyn between Classon and Franklin Avenues, not far from Prospect Park and the Botanical Gardens, on Sunday afternoon. Callendel, who is of diminished menta ... More >>

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    December 8, 2008
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    April 16, 2008

    Headlines to Rip From: What's With All the Crazy Crime?

    It might be a good thing that the pope's arrival in the United States is hogging the front-page real estate, because the number of crime stories in today's papers read like a writers' pitch meeting for Law & Order. Here's a quick rundown: The biggest murder plot with an L&O twist comes from the Bro ... More >>

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    Thousands Still Searching for Kin in New Orleans

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    October 18, 2005
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    September 11, 2001

    The Wailing Wall

    New Yorkers Search for the Missing, One Flyer at a Time

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