Tara Grinstead: Schoolteacher missing since 2005

UPDATE: February 26, 2017: Ex-student used hands to kill teacher in home, warrant says.

UPDATE: February 23, 2017: An arrest has been made in the Tara Grinstead case. Click here for more info.

30-year-old schoolteacher and former beauty queen, Tara Grinstead, vanished without a trace on October 22, 2005. Despite national news coverage, a massive search and thorough investigation, she has never been found. read more

Rahma El-Dennaoui: Taken in the Night

Rahma El-Dennaoui19-month-old Rahma El-Dennaoui vanished from her home in Lurnea, New South Wales sometime between 2:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. on November 10, 2005. Her father, Hosayn, put her to bed around 2:00 a.m. after the child was having trouble sleeping due to the heat. Rahma was sleeping in a bedroom she shared with her four sisters.

When the family awoke at 8:00 a.m. they realized Rahma was gone. The police were called after the family failed to find the child on their own. read more

Private LaVena Johnson: murder or suicide?

Private LaVena Johnson

On July 19, 2005, just eight days shy of her 20th birthday, LaVena Johnson was found dead in her tent at a military base in Balad, Iraq. Military officials ruled her death a suicide, saying she shot herself in the head.

The tent she was found in belonged to military contractor, Halliburton/KBR.

LaVena’s parents, Dr. John and Linda Johnson, were not satisfied with that ruling. They had spoken with their daughter just days before her death and she seemed in good spirits. She was also planning on going home for the holidays that year. read more