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Investigative Support

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Cold Case Advisors

NamUs Cold Case Advisors hold Department of Justice security clearances and are experienced professionals from the criminal justice and/or forensic science communities.

Cold Case Advisors provide investigative support to missing, unidentified, and unclaimed persons by providing case consultations, assisting with the collection of biometric information, facilitating NamUs forensic services, and providing training and guidance on the effective use of the NamUs database application.

Contact a Cold Case Advisor

Date Created: March 26, 2021