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Washington, D.C. Mayor Creates Task Force, Issues Plan to Find Missing Teens

by #TeamEBONY   Mar 24, 2017

After a number of Black and Latinx teens disappeared in recent weeks, kicking off a social media firestorm, Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced she was rolling... Read More

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Black Celebs Urge Police, Media to Cover Missing Black Girls

by Britni Danielle   Mar 24, 2017

Unless you’ve been following the story on social media, chances are you may not have heard about the spate of  teens who have gone missing in Washington, D.C.–until... Read More

Boy Found Behind Fake Wall Set Escape in Motion with a Friend Request

Missing Boy Escaped by Contacting His Mom Through Facebook

by #teamEBONY   Dec 03, 2014

The boy who was found hidden behind a fake wall in his father's house Friday engineered his own escape after enduring years of mistreatment,... Read More

Former model and restaurateur B. Smith reported missing after Hamptons trip

B. Smith Missing

by #teamEBONY   Nov 26, 2014

Pioneering former model and restaurateur B. Smith has gone missing in the Hamptons. The 65-year-old, who has Alzheimer's disease, was last seen in Southampton,... Read More

Missing Black Women Are Usually Ignored Until They’re Proved Worthy

Missing Black Women Don’t Matter

by The Root   Nov 11, 2014

Part of what helped Freeland-Gaither is that her kidnapping, caught on video, occurred in close proximity to the prestigious, predominantly White private school Germantown... Read More

Missing Detroit Boy Charlie Bothuell Found in Dad's Basement

Missing Boy Found Alive in Father’s Basement

by #teamEBONY   Jun 26, 2014

A boy who had been missing for 11 days was found alive and well in his father's basement, Detroit police said. Charlie Bothuell disappeared... Read More

Search for 8-year-old Relisha Rudd continues

The Finding Relisha Radio Show Asks Questions, Keeps Hope

by The Washington Post   Apr 25, 2014

The Finding Relisha Radio Show, a community of people who haven't given up hope that the missing 8-year-old is still alive. The callers refuse... Read More

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Relisha Rudd and the Horrors of Human Trafficking

by Tiffany E. Browne   Apr 14, 2014

Missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd has become more than a face attached to an Amber Alert.  The strange details surrounding her disappearance from a D.C.... Read More

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Body Identified as Teleka Patrick

by #teamEBONY   Apr 09, 2014

Body found identified as Teleka Patrick.  The Indiana State Police and the Lake County coroner’s office have identified the woman pulled from Lake Charles... Read More

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Body of Teleka Patrick Possibly Discovered

by #teamEBONY   Apr 07, 2014

Body found may be that of Dr. Teleka Patrick, who has been missing for months.  The body discovered early Sunday by a fisherman in... Read More