The tragic case of Elisa Izquierdo is an all-too-familiar tale of bureaucratic ineptitude. She was known by New York’s Child Welfare Administration but their inaction led to her being murdered by her abusive mother.
5-year-old Regina Mae Armstrong was abducted from outside her babysitter’s apartment in broad daylight.
Jessica Lunsford, 9, was abducted from her home in Homosassa, Florida, on the 24th of February, 2005.
Throughout much of the 20th century, child abduction for ransom was aimed at the children of wealthy families. One of these cases was the abduction of 6-year-old Bobby Greenlease.
What constitutes as mentally ill in the eyes of the law? How insane does one have to be to avoid being executed?
12-year-old Georgia Crews from Montverde, Florida, disappeared while walking to a nearby convenience store.
In 2003, Heaven disappeared while walking to the bus stop. Her family would be waiting three long years before discovering what grim fate had befallen her.
He appeared to be the concerned husband when his wife and daughter went missing but he was harbouring a grim secret.
A cold case that spanned over 25 years before justice was finally served.