Doe Network: Naming the Nameless and Returning the Missing to Their Families

The Doe Network is a 100% volunteer organization devoted to assisting investigating agencies in bringing closure to national and international cold cases concerning Missing & Unidentified Persons. Their mission is to give the nameless back their names and return the missing to their families. This is accomplished in three ways:

  1. by providing exposure to these cases on their website,
  2. by providing credible potential matches between missing and unidentified persons to investigating agencies, and
  3. by striving to get much-needed and deserved media exposure to these cases.

[01:09] Background

[02:06] Where it all began

[05:08] Changes in technology and the Internet

[06:27] Uniqueness of the Doe Network and how it is different from:

[14:24] Who pays the bill?

[16:01] Other successes of the Doe Network

[18:47] DNA, fingerprints, dental records, isotope analysis

[22:25] Future of the Doe Network

  • Advocacy
  • Solving more cases
  • Awareness

[33:34] Final thoughts

This is Season 5! For more episodes, go to stlintune.com

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