- The Netflix series pays homage to films of the 1980s, but it also depicts the issue of missing children at a time when it was gaining national attention.
- Nayla Kidd was attempting to start a new life in Brooklyn days after she was reported missing from the Ivy League school.
- A prime example: The case of Sage and Isaac Cook, two brothers whom law enforcement recently found in Mexico.
- Parents and law enforcement have found it nearly impossible to keep up with how teens use social media platforms such as Facebook and Kik, which Nicole Lovell is believed to have used.
- Israel has launched an air assault on Hamas in the Gaza Strip following the recovery of the bodies of three missing teenagers.