As any detective can tell you, investigating missing property or deaths is comparatively easy compared to elusive missing people. However in New York City, there is a special unit of the FBI that is designed to find them. Using the vast resources of their bureau, the team, lead by Agent Jack Malone, race against time in the tight 72 hour window after a disappearance while hope for a recovery is still typically possible. Written by
Kenneth Chisholm (email@example.com)
Did You Know?
The original title of the show was "Vanished", but when CBS opted to pick it up the title was changed to "Without a Trace". See more
There are a number of scenes which indicate that the show is actually shot in Los Angeles and not New York, where the show is supposed to take place. There are several supposed one way streets with double yellow lines painted down the middle (which do not exist in New York), large blue street signs (which are used in LA, as opposed to NY, which uses green street signs), and house numbers on each street painted into the sidewalk in front of each house, which is also not done in New York, but instead in Los Angeles. See more
[after that last conversation with Barry
We're not sending in a doctor, we have to send in the SWAT team.
Paula Van Doren
Jack, when I asked you if you could keep your objectivity with Spade inside there, you said you could. Now, she said it was an accident. She said it was a through-and-through.
Yeah, and I think she's not telling the truth. For all we know, he had a gun to her head. We can't take anything she says at face value.
Paula Van Doren
SWAT is the last resort. Now, do your job and negotiate your agent out ...
In loving memory of Nicole De Huff See more
Symphony In Effect
Performed by Maestro Fresh Wes See more