Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

MISSING CHILD ALERT: Charice Beaumont, 14, of Provo, Utah

Update: Charice Beaumont has been found unharmed. Authorities in Provo, Utah, are searching for a teen who’s been missing since Monday. Charice Beaumont, 14, was last seen leaving home to walk to Dixon Middle School around 8:30 a.m. She never made it to school; authorities say she was not in any of her classes.

Missing Child Kept Safe by His Dog

A toddler that went missing on February 24, 2013, from Custer County South Dakota was found after about an hour of intense searching, not far from his house, having wandered out into sub-freezing temperatures wearing only light clothes.

Missing Child: Reginald Matthews

Police in New York issued a missing child alert for Reginald Matthews, 10, on December 22 when his foster mother reported that he had missed an after-school program Saturday, and never came home. The family lives just one block from P.S. 217 in Queens, N.Y., where Reggie attends school, and where he was last seen.

Man, 20, Faces Sex Charges for Relationship With Young Teen

When 13-year-old Savanna MacMullett disappeared from her Radnor, Pa., home on December 3, police already had a suspect in mind.

Missing Teen: Kayla Campbell Body Found

At about 1:15 p.m. on Wednesday, December 12, 2012, searchers began the process of draining the pond in Mint Hill, North Carolina, where they had found the bicycle of missing teen Kayla Campbell, 16, earlier this week. Roughly 11 hours later, they found Kayla’s dead body in the pond.

Missing Child Alert: Kayla Campbell

Authorities continue the search for Mint Hill teen Kayla Campbell, 16, who was reported missing Sunday. Kayla left her home at 2:30 p.m. on December 9, 2012, on her bicycle, saying that she would be back in a few hours. When she was not back by 5:15, however, her family began to worry.

Twenty Years Later, an Arrest in the Andrea Parsons Disappearance

On June 11, 1993, Andrea Parsons, 10, left her home in Port Salerno, Florida, for Bucky’s grocery store two blocks away to buy chips and candy. She never returned, and her body was never found. Now the 20-year-old mystery may finally be solved.

Update: Missing Teen Alicia Moore Found Dead

Sadly police have identified the body of an African-American female found on November 6, 2012, as that of Alicia Moore, 16, who has been missing since November 2 from Greenville, Texas.

Missing Child Alert: Alicia Moore

Police in Greenville, Texas, have announced that they are searching for a missing teen, Alicia Moore, 16, who has been missing since November 2, 2012. Alicia was last seen getting off the school bus that Friday afternoon at the corner of at the corner of Bourland and Walnut streets.

First Suspect in Patz Case Set to be Released

After nearly 25 years in prison Jose Antonio Ramos, the former prime suspect in the Etan Patz case, who was convicted on unrelated charges of child molestation in Pennsylvania, is set to go free. Meanwhile prosecutors in New York have not indicated publicly if they have enough evidence to pursue a murder conviction against suspect Pedro Hernandez.

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