News

Mystery of unidentified bodies still to be solved

Date: 5/20/2006An article appeared in the Enniscorthy Guardian on the 28 April 2006 about two bodies that were found a number of years ago and who have not yet been identified despite every effort being made to try and identify them. One of the bodies was washed up on Courtown beach in Wexford on the...

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Suzanne Lyall -Missing

Date: 5/19/2006Doug and Mary Lyall set up an organisation in the United States called “Hope for the Missing” following the disappearance of their daughter Suzanne Lyall in March 1998. Suzanne continues to be missing from the United States. At one point there was a suggestion that she could be in Dublin Ireland. There is however...

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Looking for Tom Low

Date: 4/21/2006A Lorraine Kelly from Dublin is urgently trying to make contact with a Mr Tom Low (not sure of spelling) on behalf of her husband, Wesley Kelly who is ill. See details. Mr Low may be in London.

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Missing in Ireland Support Services

Date: 3/28/2006The primary aim of Missing in Ireland Support Service is to support families and individuals who have a relative, colleague or friend who is officially classified as “missing”. For more information, see their website at www.miss.ie

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Matt Mullaney

Date: 2/6/2006We are asking people to be on the lookout for Matt Mullaney, a US citizen missing from Florence in Italy. There have been a number of unconfirmed sightings of him in Ireland particularly in Cork and Kerry. See details.

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Mayo Lost Contact

Date: 1/24/2006Your help is requested in locating James Michael Meehan originally from Charlestown Co Mayo who left about 11 years ago. See more.

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Dorrian Family Launch Website

Date: 12/20/2005The Dorrian family have launched a website today to help get information on the disappearance of Lisa Dorrian. The website is located at www.lisadorrian.co.uk/

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Garda Annual Report 2004

Date: 12/17/2005The Garda annual report for 2004 was published this week. The section that covers missing persons is to be found on p.87 of the report. The way in which missing persons were recorded changed in the autumn of 2003. Consequently, 2004 is the first full year to reflect these changes. The concepts of acceptable...

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Missing in Ireland Support Services

Date: 12/12/2005Missing in Ireland Support Services was set up by Mr Dermot Brown. The volunatry organisation was established to provide support services to the families of the missing. It is wonderful to see such an organisation in place and I have no doubt that it will provide a very important service to the families of...

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How Many Go Missing?

Date: 12/8/2005The current statistics on the Garda website are for 2003 which showed that nearly 4000 people went missing in Ireland in that year. To see a comparison with other years see my “About Missing.ws” page in the facts and figures section. By the end of 2003, 76 people remained untraced. By comparison in the...

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