missing people

4 days ago

The Man Who Deleted His Past Before He Was Found Dead

In June of 2009, a man calling himself Peter Bergmann was found washed up on an Irish beach. Ten years later, police, journalists and internet sleuths are still trying to work out what happened.

8.30.18

The Strange Disappearance of British Kid, Andrew Gosden

Eleven years ago, the 14-year-old rock fan left home, never to be seen again. Here, his father tells us about the family's efforts to track him down.

8.16.18

The Hackers Hunting Down Missing People

Nonprofit TraceLabs ran DEF CON’s first crowdsourced event for tracking missing people through public information.

12.7.17

An Inquest Is Looking at How a WA Cult Leader and His Family Vanished Into Thin Air

Four people left their Nannup home in July 2007. There have been zero leads since.

2.27.16

What Actually Happens When Someone Goes Missing?

Hundreds of thousands of people are reported missing every year, but most of us know very little about what happens next.

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