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Md. foundation shares stories of Black missing person cases

March 7, 2022

Across the country, stories of missing Black and brown people have largely remained unheard and their cases unsolved. One organization hopes to bring light to this national problem. “We didn’t see many or any missing Black and brown people covered in the news,” said Natalie Wilson, the co-founder of the Black and Missing Foundation. Wilson and her sister-in-law Derrica started the organization in 2008. “Doing our research, we found that 30% of all persons missing at that time were of color,” Wilson added.

Article Source: WTOP

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