FBI's list of missing people available online
10/17/2011 12:00 AM
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The record: Photographs and information about people, including children, whose kidnappings are being investigated by the FBI. There also is information about people considered missing.
Why you'd want them: To learn more about missing children or adults across the country. You'll find information about when people went missing, where and what they looked like at the time of their disappearance. Information about who to contact and rewards also is available.
Where you get the records: Go to the FBI's website, http://www.fbi.gov/wanted/kidnap.
How much it will cost: The information is free.