Missing Persons Unit

Missing Persons Unit

About the show

What would you do if your loved one suddenly vanished? Could you peel back the layers of the missing person's life to piece together the clues that could save them? In this compelling series, explore some of the most baffling and shocking missing persons cases from across the country. Each episode chronicles the race against the clock expert investigators face while working on these cases and the surprising secrets that are often revealed after someone vanishes. 


Upcoming episodes

Mar 17th

Lawrence Mbroh Case

A man about to get married disappears without a trace. Extensive police searches yield nothing, and the whereabouts of the missing man remain a mystery. But then, a dark secret changes the whole investigation. Can police find him before its too late?
Mar 24th

Tamika Huston Case

Tamika Huston is a lively, ambitious young woman, with a devoted family and many friends. So everyone in her life is naturally worried when one spring day, Huston simply vanishes. Police launch a search but they can’t find her anywhere. Has she taken off to start a new life somewhere else or has she met with foul play? It will take almost a year before investigators find the key that unlocks the case.
Mar 31st

Brooke Henson Case

A young woman named Brooke Henson disappears into the South Carolina night. Detectives suspect she’s been murdered but they can’t prove it. The search continues for seven long years, but every move is a dead end...until a call from the New York City Police Department turns the investigation upside down
Apr 7th

Janine Miller Case

When wife and mother Janine Miller takes off from home one winter night, her husband immediately calls police. He says she’s been drinking and shouldn’t be on the road. But Officers don’t locate her car that night and assume she made it home safely. It’s not until a week later when Miller’s mother calls police that they find out Janine never made it home that night. The investigation into her disappearance kicks off immediately; does her husband have something to do with her disappearance, was she the victim of a local serial rapist, or did she just take off on her own?
Apr 14th

Mitchell / Smith Case

Childhood friends David Mitchell and Carrie Smith are driving through the Nebraska plains, heading to meet Smith’s boyfriend. Somewhere between home and the bar, they both disappear. Smith’s boyfriend says he was on the phone with her when the call mysteriously cut out. It was the last anyone heard from either Smith or Mitchell. No witnesses, no trail to follow, nothing to go on. Police aren’t sure if they’ve just run off together, if there’s been an accident or if it’s a case of foul play. Only the answer to these questions would be more shocking than the disappearances themselves.
Apr 21st

Krnak Case

The Krnak family spends every spare minute they can at their cabin deep in the Wisconsin woods; camping, fishing, hunting. They’re completely at home in the wild. But then, on the kind of camping trip they’ve taken a thousand times before, the entire family disappears. It would take investigators year to solve the case…and it had an ending that no one could have seen coming.
Apr 28th

Lori Leonard Case

No crime scene, no witnesses, no evidence to follow – that’s exactly what investigators were facing when they tried to track down Lori Leonard. The young woman seemed to have vanished from her upstate New York home. The investigation would take police from upstate NY to New York City, throughout cyberspace, and finally back where they started. But it would be a mysterious key that would literally unlock the case.
May 5th

Jami Scherer Case

A young wife disappears without a trace sending her family into a panic. Police investigate, and find her car abandoned in a nearby parking lot. But there’s a baffling clue inside – her wedding ring, ominously left behind. Was she murdered, kidnapped, or did she simply take off to start a new life somewhere else? It would take investigators nearly a decade to uncover the truth
May 12th

Cathy Geelan Case

A young wife disappears, leaving behind a mysterious note. All signs seem to point to suicide, but there’s one problem – her body is nowhere to be found. Could she have run off and left the note as a decoy? Police search for more than a decade, and cover thousands of miles, only to be mystified time and time again
May 19th

Wilson Case

It started out as an average night for Christie Wilson. She hit the casino for a little blackjack and had a little fun. But the way that night ended was anything but average. Christie vanished. And when police tried tracking her down, they had a mystery on their hands that at first looked like it’d never be solved.