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California Cold Case Resources

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California Attorney General: Unsolved Crimes
http://caag.state.ca.us/unsolved
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes and invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

California Department of Justice: Missing and Unidentified Persons Unit
http://ag.ca.gov/missing
This unit "assists law enforcement and criminal justice agencies in locating missing persons and identifying unknown live and deceased persons through the comparison of physical characteristics, fingerprints and dental/body X-rays."

Bakersfield Police: Open Case Files
http://www.bakersfieldcity.us/police/opencases/index.html
http://www.kernsecretwitness.com/swform/reportcrime.htm
This police website provides links and/or information about local open cases and reporting. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone, e-mail and web form.

Bay Area Crime Stoppers
http://www.bayareacrimestoppers.com
http://www.taranto.com/crimestoppers/tips/tipform.html
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and web form.

Calaveras County District Attorney: Unsolved Murders
http://www.co.calaveras.ca.us/departments/district_atty.asp
This police website provides information about local unsolved murders and useful links. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Carlsbad Police: Unsolved Crimes
http://www.carlsbadca.gov/police/3unsolved.html
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes and invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

Cathedral City Police Department: Most Wanted/Unsolved Crimes
http://www.cathedralcitypolice.com
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Chino Police Department: Most Wanted/Cold Cases
http://www.chinopd.org/Assist%20Us%20Pages/Chinos%20Most%20Wanted.htm
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

El Cajon Police Department: Cold Case Homicide Unit
http://www.elcajonpolice.org/files/ecpd_cold_homicide.pdf
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Fairfield Police Department and the Investigations Unit: Cold Case Files
http://www.ci.fairfield.ca.us/ColdCaseWebPage.htm
This website describes the police's cold case unit and profiles local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Garden Grove Police: Unsolved Crimes
http://www.ci.garden-grove.ca.us/departments/police/unsolved_html
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes and invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Hercules Police: Unsolved Murders
http://www.ci.hercules.ca.us/New/Police/unsolved.htm
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes and invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

Hollister Police Department: Wanted Person
http://www.hollister.ca.gov/Site/html/gov/office/police/pdbol.asp
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Inglewood Police Department: Request for Information
http://www.cityofinglewood.org/depts/police/detective/wanted_suspects_n_request_for_information.asp
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

Irvine Police Department: Wanted/Cold Cases
http://www.cityofirvine.org/ipd/wanted/default.asp
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Kern Secret Witness
http://www.kernsecretwitness.com/history.htm
This nonprofit organization collects anonymous crime tips through its hotline and features open, unsolved cases.

Kern County Sheriff Citizen's CSI
http://www.co.kern.ca.us/sheriff/CSI/default.asp
This website requests information about open cases from citizens and features local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Los Angeles County Sheriff: Homicide Bureau
http://www.lasd.org/divisions/detective/homicide/homicide-ovrview.html#3
http://lacountymurders.com
This website explains that the Homicide Bureau contains three units: Missing person, Unsolved Crimes, and New Cases. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors: Unsolved Crimes/Rewards
http://www.laco-rewards.org/welcome.htm
This police website lists open cases and offers rewards for related information. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Los Angeles Police Department: Unsolved Cases
http://www.lapdonline.org/solve_a_crime
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Modesto Police Department: CrimeStoppers/Cold Cases
http://www.modestopolice.com/CrimeStoppers/coldcases.asp
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Monterey Police: Unsolved Homicides
http://www.monterey.org/mpd/unsolved/unsolved_homicides.html
This website describes the police's cold case unit and lists local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

National City Police Department: Cold Case
http://www.ci.national-city.ca.us/Departments/Police/wanted/Wanted.asp
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Pacific Grove Police Department: Cold Case Squad
http://www.ci.pg.ca.us/police/or-in-unsolved.htm
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes.

Pinole Police: Unsolved Cases
http://www.ci.pinole.ca.us/police/unsolved.html
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes and missing children. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Rancho Cordova Police Department: Wanted Suspects
http://www.crimealert.org/wantedall.cfm
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Rialto Police Department: Most Wanted
http://www.rialtopd.com/wanted.html
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Richmond Police Department: Most Wanted
http://www.ci.richmond.ca.us/index.asp?NID=361
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

Sacramento County Coroner: Unidentified Persons
http://coroner.saccounty.net/unidDeceasedPersons.htm
This website features local unidentified, deceased persons, and invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Salinas Police Department: Most Wanted
http://www.salinaspd.com
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

San Francisco Police Department: Missing Persons
http://www.sfgov.org/site/police_index.asp?id=21658
This police website provides information about local missing persons, as well as links to data about unidentified persons and wanted criminals.

San Francisco Police Department: Homicide Victims
http://www.sfgov.org/site/police_index.asp?id=20326
This police website provides information about local, unsolved homicide cases.

San Gabriel Police Department: Most Wanted
http://www.sgpd.com/html/_most_wanted_.html
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

San Jose Police: Homicide Unit: Cold Case Detail
http://www.sjpdhomicide.com/coldcase02.htm
This website describes the police's cold case unit and features local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

San Luis Obispo Sheriff: Missing Persons
http://www.slosheriff.org/missing.php
http://www.slosheriff.org/wanted.php
This website describes the police's cold case unit and features a local unsolved crime. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Santa Barbara Police Department: Cold Cases
http://www.newspress.com/coldcases
This website contains multiple articles about local unsolved crimes and a list of additional open cases. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Santa Barbara County Sheriff: Unsolved Murder
http://www.sbsheriff.org/mw/janedoe.html
This police website profiles a local unsolved crime. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Santa Cruz Sheriff: Unsolved Homicide
http://www.scsheriff.com/UnsolvedHomicide1.htm
This police website profiles a local unsolved crime. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Santa Monica Police Department: Wanted Suspects
http://santamonicapd.org/WantedSubjects/WantedIndex.htm
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Sausalito Police: Unsolved Cases
http://www.ci.sausalito.ca.us/spd/unsolved.htm
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Solano Crime Stoppers
http://www.solanocrimestoppers.org
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Sonora Police Department: Wanted Individuals
http://www.sonorapd.com/new%20most%20wanted.html
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

South Lake Tahoe Police Department: Most Wanted
http://www.sltpd.com/english/crimefiles2.php
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

South Pasadena Police Department: Most Wanted
http://www.ci.south-pasadena.ca.us/police/mostwanted.html
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Stanislaus County Sheriff: Cold Case Homicide Files
http://www.stanislaussheriff.com/crimebulletin/unsolved/cases
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Stockton Police Department: Crime Stoppers
http://www.stocktongov.com/police/CrimeStoppers.cfm
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Sutter County Sheriff: Unsolved Cases
http://sheriff.co.sutter.ca.us/detective/unsolved.htm
This police website provides links and/or information about local unsolved crimes. Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.

Tustin Police Department: Current Investigations
http://www.tustinpd.org/wanted
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone.

Yuba Police Department: Missing Persons
http://www.ycpd.org/ycpd/mostwanted/index.cfm?navid=1064
Invites information about cold cases from the public via phone and e-mail.



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