The thing about missing person cases is that they can be very tricky— some people “go missing” on purpose. If one does not have family members, next- of- kin to advocate for an investigation, it is highly unlikely that much will be done.
Add to that the fact that if the missing person is an addict or sex worker— good luck getting much or any attention. Many people of all ethnicities, races, gender, ages go missing every year— most do not get widespread media coverage.
Itis true that cases that do get covered by the media tend to be those that they feel will garner the most vie