Missed Moments

On October 18, 2011, in Anniversaries, Missing Persons, by Jody Ewing

All were young. They should have been just getting settled into careers, raising children, discovering challenges and rewards that accompany adulthood. Instead, they all went missing under mysterious circumstances, leaving in the wake families still left wondering what happened to their loved ones. Richard Neil Forsyth was only 27 when he disappeared October 18, 1979. […]

Steven Kirchhoff

On February 4, 2011, in , by Jody Ewing

Steven Dick Kirchhoff Missing Person – Suspected Homicide Name: Steven Dick Kirchhoff Age at Report: 22 DOB: August 16, 1955 Weight: 140 lbs. Height: 5′ 11″ Hair Color: Brown Eye Color: Brown Incident Type: Involuntary, Physically Endangered Missing From: Waterloo, IA / Cedar Falls, IA Black Hawk County Case Number: W78-850 NCIC Number: M-809138678 NamUs […]


On October 28, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Waterloo, Iowa         With the help of Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers, we have posted information that may assist in solving these crimes.   Homicide Friedrich Paul “Fred” Widmann 30 YOA Waterloo, IA Black Hawk County October 11, 1908 Fred Widmann, a Waterloo Police Department patrolman, was shot at approximately […]

Black Hawk County

On October 28, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Cold Cases in Black Hawk County, Iowa   *Please Note: The cases listed below are within Black Hawk County but may fall under a city police department’s jurisdiction. They are included here for cross-reference purposes. More specific information may be found on each victim’s individual page. With the help of Cedar Valley Crime Stoppers, we […]

Richard Forsyth

On October 18, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Richard Neil Forsyth Missing Person: Richard Neil Forsyth Age at Report: 41 DOB: August 11, 1952 Weight: 185 lbs. Height: 6′ 00″ Eye Color: Blue Hair Color: Brown Incident Type: Involuntary disappearance Missing From: Waterloo, IA Black Hawk County Case Number: W78-850 NCIC Number: M-702302308 NamUs MP # 17087 Missing Since: January 13, 1994 Case […]


On October 16, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

Rewards for Information The following Iowa cold cases are those where law enforcement/Crime Stoppers and/or other agencies or individuals have offered a cash reward for information leading to an arrest or conviction in a particular case. More specific details about how to collect a reward may be found by visiting the victim’s individual case summary […]

Missing Persons

On October 12, 2010, in , by Jody Ewing

The Missing Persons Cases For so many — including Iowans — it is the book thousands of families have long wished someone would write. It doesn’t provide just hope, it offers clear and insightful methods for those who want to get involved in finding out what happened to a loved one who went missing long […]