Thomas Lauth

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As a missing persons investigator, I work closely with families, outreach, media, missing person organizations, as well as authorities at the local, state, and federal level.

Thomas Lauth

My approach to every case is a collaborative effort with parties already involved, and implementing a strategy carried out by a crack team of researchers, field investigators, and paralegals. My goal is to create a successful public awareness network, utilizing logistical strategies and ground sources in order to bring solutions to families who have nothing but questions.

Additionally, I believe that crucial media exposure is critical in creating awareness. The more exposure, the better chances someone may come forward with information that could benefit the investigation. As part of my strategy, I will pursue extensive media exposure to include involvement from experts on the field, with over 25 years of experience working directly with local and national media.

Many law enforcement agencies react to missing persons cases when the profile of the missing fits perfectly for a flashy media release. In my 20 years of experience on investigations of missing, endangered children and adults, the best investigation tactic is unfettered pro activity in pursuit of answers. In conclusion, my geographic areas of work cover throughout the United States Canada and Mexico. Many of my cases have involved international travel including South and Central America.

The following is a list of cities in which I have conducted missing person investigations:

Boston, Massachusetts; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Atlanta, Georgia; New York City, New York; Denver, Colorado; Phoenix, Arizona; San Francisco, California; Wichita, Kansas; Las Vegas, Nevada; Baltimore, Maryland; Miami, Florida; Houston, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; Oakland, California; Nashville, Tennessee; Louisville, Kentucky; Los Angeles, San Diego, California; Greenville, North Carolina and Brownsville, Texas, Arcata, CA, San Francisco, California; Eureka, California; Las Vegas, Nevada, and many others in the past twenty years.

Without question, all missing persons investigations derive a different theory and strategy approach, and I assure each of my clients that the case of their missing loved one will be conducted with a unique search methodology, apart from other professionals and my previous cases.