The First 48: Missing Persons

The First 48: Missing Persons

2011 - 2013, Crime, True Life, Other
Documentary series giving an inside look at the real-life cases and procedures of the Chicago Missing Persons Unit

Episode Guide

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - The Good Mother (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Good Mother

    Detectives search for an elderly woman who vanished after returning from a doctor's appointment, with the suspicion that the use of pain medication may have contributed to her disappearance.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - 3:10 to Yuma; Harm's Way (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    3:10 to Yuma; Harm's Way

    A man reports that his missing girlfriend left him an ominous phone call; a Chicago teenager falls under the influence of a gang member considered to be armed and dangerous.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Family Matters (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    Family Matters

    Police detectives investigate the subculture of Chicago's black gay males when a young man leaves a disturbing voice mail message and then goes missing.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Lost Anniversary; Checked Out (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    Lost Anniversary; Checked Out

    A woman reports her husband missing the day after their second wedding anniversary; a missing hotel guest is spotted on surveillance video leaving the establishment.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Deleted; Cruel Streets (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    Deleted; Cruel Streets

    An online predator may be behind the disappearance of an aspiring model; police race to locate a mentally disabled man before he becomes a victim of street violence.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - In the Wind (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    In the Wind

    Detectives probing a dental student's disappearance turn their focus on the victim's husband and mother, but the investigation stalls after both pass their polygraph tests.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Desperate Measures; The Big City (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Desperate Measures; The Big City

    A missing mother of four leaves behind a suicide note; a detective searches for a disoriented woman wandering the streets of Chicago.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - A History of Violence (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    A History of Violence

    Police suspect that one man may be responsible for the disappearances of two women and their young children.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - The Graduate (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Graduate

    A talented man vanishes on his bicycle; detectives must untangle the past to uncover the truth.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Mother's Day; Somebody Knows (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    Mother's Day; Somebody Knows

    The children of an Iraqi immigrant worry she is trying to return to Baghdad; daughters fear their mother was a victim of foul play.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Worried Sick; Silent Night (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Worried Sick; Silent Night

    A 17-year-old teen and her child are missing; an elderly man vanishes en route to a Christmas party.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Taken; Scorcher (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    Taken; Scorcher

    Detectives search for a 14-year-old girl who was snatched by an older teen with possible gang connections; an elderly man with serious neurological problems goes missing.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Tangled Web; Street Justice (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    Tangled Web; Street Justice

    A missing man's life is under threat; a missing teenager has a rare sleep disorder.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - Critical Care (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    Critical Care

    Caretaker reports her 63-year-old cancer patient is missing; a missing mattress may solve the case.

  • The First 48: Missing Persons - The Good Student; Left in Danger; Lady on a Bridge (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Good Student; Left in Danger; Lady on a Bridge

    A missing college sophomore is seen on video walking toward the waterfront; a woman threatens to jump off a bridge; a drug deal gone bad forces a gang member into hiding, endangering his family.

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