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The long term missing : hope and help for families / Silvia Pettem.

Pettem, Silvia, (author.).

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Summary:

Provides families with information to better understand how law enforcement and related agencies work to solve missing persons cases.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 362.8297 .P499l 2017 (Text) 37814003256063 NON-FICTION - NEW Book System_Only_3months 06/09/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442256804
  • ISBN: 144225680X
  • Physical Description: xx, 241 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-227) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Why finding the missing is important -- Categories of long-term missing adults -- Children: helping to bring them home -- Proactive police -- Civilian searchers -- Celeste's sister Sara: found alive in Mexico -- NamUs: an investigative tool -- Become your long-term missing person's advocate -- Gather information, document, and do the research -- Pitfalls and legalities -- Retrospect: inside a (previously) cold case -- Final words.
Summary, etc.:
Provides families with information to better understand how law enforcement and related agencies work to solve missing persons cases.
Subject: Missing persons.
Disappeared persons.
Criminal investigation.

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