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#Disappeared

# disappeared - Last month November 2022

Search of bog for 1975 IRA victim Columba McVeigh is paused for winter
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

Search of bog for 1975 IRA victim Columba McVeigh is paused for winter

Nov 4th 2022, 7:34 AM 10,538 Views 5 Comments

Columba McVeigh is one of the “Disappeared” victims of the Troubles whose bodies have still to be found.

# disappeared - This year 2022

Sixth search of a Co Monaghan site for the remains of one of the ‘Disappeared’ begins
# Columba Mcveigh
# Columba Mcveigh

Sixth search of a Co Monaghan site for the remains of one of the ‘Disappeared’ begins

Updated Oct 3rd 2022, 12:38 PM 17,022 Views 5 Comments

Since 1999, there have been five searches of Bragan Bog for Columba McVeigh’s body.

Gardai renew appeal for information on whereabouts of man feared killed by crime family
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

Gardai renew appeal for information on whereabouts of man feared killed by crime family

Jun 16th 2022, 7:13 PM 34,125 Views 0 Comments

Matthew Carroll disappeared 24 years ago.

# disappeared - All time

The Disappeared: Search team questions if Columba McVeigh's body was moved
# Bragan Bog
# Bragan Bog

The Disappeared: Search team questions if Columba McVeigh's body was moved

Updated Sep 23rd 2019, 4:43 PM 19,990 Views 70 Comments

The ICLVR says it has “no reason to believe” it was deliberately misled about the location of the body.

Remains found in France confirmed to be Seamus Ruddy
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

Remains found in France confirmed to be Seamus Ruddy

May 10th 2017, 5:39 PM 16,980 Views 16 Comments

The Newry-born teacher was abducted from Paris in 1985.

'Our family cannot and will not rest': Brother of murdered teenager in fresh appeal
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

'Our family cannot and will not rest': Brother of murdered teenager in fresh appeal

May 9th 2017, 7:48 AM 8,638 Views 62 Comments

Oliver McVeigh has called on those with information to heed Gerry Adams’ recent appeal.

'Dirty scum. That's all they are': Father of missing man feared dead hits out at 'killers'
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

'Dirty scum. That's all they are': Father of missing man feared dead hits out at 'killers'

Dec 10th 2016, 7:45 AM 26,919 Views 5 Comments

Father of missing Willie Maughan has described the turmoil his family is enduring since Willie and Ana’s disappearance in April, 2015.

Two French teenage girls who attempted to go to Syria to join Isis returned home
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

Two French teenage girls who attempted to go to Syria to join Isis returned home

Mar 7th 2016, 1:10 PM 18,221 Views 30 Comments

The mother of one of the girls said she had caught her daughter trying to leave for Syria two years ago.

No remains found in latest search for 'disappeared' Catholic woman
# Lisa Dorrian
# Lisa Dorrian

No remains found in latest search for 'disappeared' Catholic woman

Feb 22nd 2016, 12:56 PM 20,825 Views 34 Comments

The PSNI were following up on new information given to them.

The mother of 'disappeared' Catholic woman Lisa Dorrian has died
# RIP
# RIP

The mother of 'disappeared' Catholic woman Lisa Dorrian has died

Dec 29th 2015, 2:44 PM 20,395 Views 33 Comments

Pat Dorrian (59) passed away in hospital yesterday. Her daughter Lisa disappeared in February 2005.

'I believe he was abducted': Brother of Philip Cairns says DNA could be key to finding the truth
# Missing
# Missing

'I believe he was abducted': Brother of Philip Cairns says DNA could be key to finding the truth

Oct 19th 2015, 10:48 PM 57,057 Views 35 Comments

The 13-year-old went missing 29 years ago this month. Gardaí are still actively investigating his disappearance.

The mystery of 43 trainee teachers who disappeared without trace
# Mexico
# Mexico

The mystery of 43 trainee teachers who disappeared without trace

Sep 26th 2015, 7:45 AM 16,776 Views 12 Comments

It is exactly one year since the men went missing.

After "43 years of pain" IRA victim Kevin McKee is laid to rest
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

After "43 years of pain" IRA victim Kevin McKee is laid to rest

Sep 14th 2015, 10:08 PM 27,723 Views 177 Comments

Kevin McKee was 17 when he disappeared in October 1972.

These Maryland sisters disappeared 40 years ago. Now, a man's been charged.
# 1975
# 1975

These Maryland sisters disappeared 40 years ago. Now, a man's been charged.

Jul 15th 2015, 6:58 PM 34,577 Views 5 Comments

Sheila and Katherine Lyon disappeared from a Maryland shopping mall in 1975 and were never seen again.

Missing mother Becky Minnock and her son Ethan found safe and well
# Rebecca Minnock
# Rebecca Minnock

Missing mother Becky Minnock and her son Ethan found safe and well

Jun 12th 2015, 10:30 PM 30,376 Views 25 Comments

“This is the news we had been hoping for.”

A woman who disappeared while scheduled for a caesarean section has been found alive and well
# Boone
# Boone

A woman who disappeared while scheduled for a caesarean section has been found alive and well

Jun 10th 2015, 5:59 PM 30,784 Views 5 Comments

One week later, Carrie Bradshaw-Crowther has finally been located. But the fate of her baby remains a mystery…

Enda Kenny withdraws claims that bank guarantee documents were shredded
# Take It Back
# Take It Back

Enda Kenny withdraws claims that bank guarantee documents were shredded

Dec 16th 2014, 5:05 PM 15,335 Views 111 Comments

The Taoiseach first made the claims in the summer of 2012.

North Korea 'experiments on disabled people before leaving them to die'
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

North Korea 'experiments on disabled people before leaving them to die'

Dec 12th 2014, 9:29 AM 15,029 Views 62 Comments

A rare insight into lives of deprivation, hunger and abuse in North Korea was heard at an event to mark Human Rights Day.

Specialist dog searches for unmarked grave of Joe Lynskey
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Specialist dog searches for unmarked grave of Joe Lynskey

Dec 1st 2014, 6:30 AM 6,078 Views 3 Comments

“We have to remember that it took four searches over nearly 15 years before we found Brendan Megraw. We are just at the beginning of the process for Joe Lynskey.”

Kidnapped woman found 10 years after she disappeared - thanks to Facebook
# California
# California

Kidnapped woman found 10 years after she disappeared - thanks to Facebook

May 21st 2014, 11:12 PM 29,004 Views 6 Comments

The woman said she was forced to marry her captor , who used physical and emotion abuse to prevent her from fleeing.

The PSNI have been granted an extra 48 hours to question Gerry Adams
# Jean McConville
# Jean McConville

The PSNI have been granted an extra 48 hours to question Gerry Adams

May 2nd 2014, 11:04 PM 47,216 Views 343 Comments

Adams has reportedly been arrested under the Terrorism Act 2000, which allows police to question suspects for up to seven days without charge provided a judge agrees.

Mary Lou: Gerry Adams is not a suspect and his arrest is politically motivated
# Jean McConville
# Jean McConville

Mary Lou: Gerry Adams is not a suspect and his arrest is politically motivated

May 1st 2014, 11:14 PM 39,178 Views 305 Comments

Meanwhile, the Taoiseach said that political parties in the south had nothing to do with Adams’ arrest.

Gerry Adams arrested by police over Jean McConville murder
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

Gerry Adams arrested by police over Jean McConville murder

Apr 30th 2014, 11:48 PM 77,406 Views 384 Comments

Sinn Féin says the arrest over the abduction and murder of the 37-year-old widow was “politically motivated”.

Woman killed by shark during morning swim
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

Woman killed by shark during morning swim

Apr 3rd 2014, 10:58 AM 27,650 Views 27 Comments

Christine Armstrong (63) had been with a group but was attacked after she turned back.

Police given extra time to question McConville suspect
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

Police given extra time to question McConville suspect

Mar 20th 2014, 3:12 PM 5,823 Views 24 Comments

The 77-year-old can be questioned until tomorrow night.

'Alright, good night' - last known words of mystery Malaysia Airlines flight
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

'Alright, good night' - last known words of mystery Malaysia Airlines flight

Mar 12th 2014, 7:29 AM 32,948 Views 30 Comments

Seven Chinese ships are taking part in the search, with an eighth due to arrive today but there are still no signs of the aircraft almost 100 hours after it lost contact.

Identifying victims of Argentina's 'Dirty War'
# Missing
# Missing

Identifying victims of Argentina's 'Dirty War'

Dec 15th 2013, 11:30 AM 6,637 Views 8 Comments

This month marks 30 years since the end of the bloody dictatorship – but thousands are still missing.

McConville son speaks of 'Adams apology'
# Disappeared
# Disappeared

McConville son speaks of 'Adams apology'

Nov 23rd 2013, 12:15 PM 12,286 Views 182 Comments

Mother-of-10 Jean McConville was abducted from her west Belfast home in 1972, and murdered.

Tánaiste: 'There are people who know where those bodies were buried'
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

Tánaiste: 'There are people who know where those bodies were buried'

Nov 11th 2013, 4:03 PM 7,734 Views 100 Comments

Asked about Gerry Adams’ political future today, Eamon Gilmore said that the priority now has to be to get the bodies never recovered back to their loved ones.

"If it was any other country, it would be investigated like a war crime," - Jean McConville's daughter
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

"If it was any other country, it would be investigated like a war crime," - Jean McConville's daughter

Nov 9th 2013, 2:05 PM 15,082 Views 144 Comments

The daughter of the mother-of-ten says that the claims that Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams ordered the murder must be investigated.

Madeleine disappearance reconstructed as police change timeline
# Investigation
# Investigation

Madeleine disappearance reconstructed as police change timeline

Oct 14th 2013, 10:24 PM 28,660 Views 119 Comments

The Metropolitan Police said that they have revised the timeline in their investigation.

Jean McConville family launch civil action against PSNI & MoD
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

Jean McConville family launch civil action against PSNI & MoD

Aug 27th 2013, 2:16 PM 4,846 Views 30 Comments

The mother of ten was abducted, tortured and killed by the IRA in 1972. Her body was found in Louth ten years ago today.

Kenny: Families of the Disappeared have suffered enough
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Kenny: Families of the Disappeared have suffered enough

Jul 9th 2013, 8:01 PM 3,894 Views 41 Comments

The Taoiseach met with families of some of the Disappeared, and has called for information from the public about the victims’ whereabouts.

Actors appeal for location of 7 missing bodies killed during The Troubles
# The Disappeared
# The Disappeared

Actors appeal for location of 7 missing bodies killed during The Troubles

Jun 21st 2013, 12:10 PM 7,866 Views 41 Comments

Of the 17 people acknowledged as ‘disappeared’ since 1972, the remains of 10 have been located and returned to their families.

Uncovering the 'Disappeared' of Irish War of Independence and Civil War
# Hidden History
# Hidden History

Uncovering the 'Disappeared' of Irish War of Independence and Civil War

Mar 16th 2013, 8:30 AM 13,910 Views 66 Comments

Historian and archaeologists attempt to uncover secret history of over 180 civilians by the ‘old’ IRA between 1919 and 1923 in TV3 two-part doc.

Authorities abandon search for body of Florida sinkhole victim
# Florida
# Florida

Authorities abandon search for body of Florida sinkhole victim

Mar 3rd 2013, 11:14 AM 12,074 Views 17 Comments

Rescue workers say it’s simply too dangerous to try and recover the body of Jeff Bush, 37.

The sinkhole that swallowed a Florida man has grown deeper
# Sink Hole
# Sink Hole

The sinkhole that swallowed a Florida man has grown deeper

Mar 2nd 2013, 9:37 AM 16,783 Views 14 Comments

The 20-foot by 20-foot sinkhole that probably killed Jeff Bush on Thursday evening is continuing to sink slowly.

Man swallowed by sinkhole under bedroom
# Sink Hole
# Sink Hole

Man swallowed by sinkhole under bedroom

Mar 1st 2013, 9:30 PM 27,304 Views 49 Comments

The Florida man was feared dead after the floor gave away last night.

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