Human remains found inside crocodiles in search for missing man
"Police believe the remains are those of the missing 65-year-old Laura man, pending the formal identification process," Queensland Police said in a statement.
Lake Mead remains found at three different times belonged to same man
The remains, found last year on July 25, August 6 and August 16, belong to Claude Russell Pensinger, 52, who went missing in 1998.
Lake Mead body discovery solves 50 year mystery
One of the many sets of human remains found within Lake Mead has been identified, bring the mystery to a close.
Family lived with man's corpse for six years: Police
Police said a fraud investigation has been launched.
Human remains found on Kentucky university campus
The human remains were found close to a campus soccer stadium.
Human skull found in Texas identified as grandma missing since 2016
Maria Llamas went missing after she visited a flea market in November 2016.
Human bones found behind Dunkin Donuts identified as man missing since 2019
An autopsy is being carried out to determine how Matthew Turner died, said a county coroner in Georgia.
Skull found on beach may be from centuries-old shipwrecked sailor
The skull is the second set of human remains found in the area in southwestern England in recent months.
Human remains found in derelict home that reportedly had decades-old food
Irish police are working to determine whether a butter container from 2001 could reveal when the man died.
What does Lake Mead's rising water level mean for finding more bodies?
Since May, five sets of human remains have been discovered in Lake Mead. Hundreds of bodies could be buried in the reservoir's depths.
Woman's body found in donation bin may have been there for 'months': Police
South Carolina police have described the death as "suspicious."
Human remains found inside burnt vehicle at Texas construction site: Police
Police have not revealed the identity of the person found inside the vehicle.
New homeowner finds body of former tenant in basement: police
Officers are investigating after the body of a 71-year-old woman was discovered in a property in Cleveland Heights, Ohio.
Remains of four infants found in apartment as police launch homicide probe
The remains of two girls and two boys were found in an apartment in Boston.
Hurricane Nicole unearths possible burial ground as skull emerges on beach
Law enforcement discovered six skulls and bones believed to be from arms and legs.
Dog digging in owner's backyard unearths human remains: Police
Police have launched an investigation into how the remains ended up in the area behind the house, and what was the cause of death.
Pathologist on the worst and most painful ways to die
Forensic pathologist Charmaine van Wyk told Newsweek medieval forms of torture would rank highly in terms of most horrific deaths.
The bizarre story of the "necropants" made from human leg skin
The Museum of Icelandic Sorcery & Witchcraft in Iceland hosts various weird and wacky displays, including mummified animal skulls and rune-carved wooden staves.
Missing woman's remains found buried in relative's garden: Police
Rebecca Seay, 83, was first reported as missing in mid-February, and the partner of her late child has been charged with abusing her corpse.
Lake Mead update: drowned woman found and more skeletal remains confirmed
Receding water levels have led to a spate of grisly discoveries in the reservoir, but officials are also warning of the dangers of not wearing a life jacket.
Landlord found dismembered in freezer, tenant arrested: Police
Chicago Police Department said a homicide investigation is underway after Frances Walker's body was found in a freezer and that a suspect is in custody.
Skeletal remains found in park by hiker identified as missing man
Peter Myers, 68, was last seen in the summer, according to police.
Recovering and identifying bodies in Ukraine "likely to continue for years"
Bodies decompose at a variety of rates depending on the temperature, humidity, insects and clothing, leading to difficulties identifying individuals.
How DNA and Forensic Science Failed to Identify Headless Body for 40 Years
The main ways that bodies can be identified is using facial recognition, fingerprints, dental records, and DNA identification.
Dogs Found Playing With Human Skull in Alabama Yard: Coroner
The Jefferson County Coroner said the skull was most likely from a person who had died several years ago.
Officials Say Jawbone Discovered in River Likely Belongs to Prehistoric Man
Conservation staff conducting a biological and wildlife survey discovered the jawbone in the Iowa River.
Body Found in Vehicle at Taco Bell Parking Lot: Police
Officers in Lincoln, Nebraska, found the body of a 22-year-old man inside a gray sedan. The car had been in the lot for more than a day, according to a Taco Bell employee.
Body of Woman Found Inside Suitcase Dumped in the Desert Identified
The victim's head and knee were seen poking out of the suitcase.
'Mummified' Body Found in Bathtub As Police Respond to Burglary
Neighbors had not seen the resident in a year and assumed she had moved away.
Man and Dog Feared Dead for Days Found in Truck Outside PetSmart: Police
Indiana police have not yet made the man's identity public, and statistics show 4,400 unidentified bodies are recovered each year.