MPB

(redirected from Missing Persons Bureau)
AcronymDefinition
MPBMusica Popular Brasileira
MPBMonographs in Population Biology (books)
MPBMid Penn Bancorp (Pennsylvania)
MPBMale Pattern Baldness
MPBMountain Pine Beetle
MPBMississippi Public Broadcasting
MPBMarine Pollution Bulletin (publication)
MPBMedia Prima Berhad (Malaysia)
MPBMarfin Popular Bank (Cyprus)
MPBMinimum Plain Bore (sprockets)
MPBMaster Power Brakes (manufacturer)
MPBMost Precious Blood (band)
MPBMinor Planet Bulletin (journal)
MPBMorphotropic Phase Boundary
MPBMonetary Policy Board (various organizations)
MPBMaintenance Parts Bin (software)
MPBModular Plastic Belt (conveyor belts)
MPBMinistry of Planning and Budget (South Korea)
MPBMissing Persons Bureau
MPBMpumalanga Parks Board
MPBMiami, FL, USA - Miami Public Seaplane Base (Airport Code)
MPBMethane-Producing Bacteria
MPBManchester Pipe Band (Connecticut)
MPBMinute Pirate Bug (insect)
MPBMusicians Phone Book (reference guide)
MPBMobile Point Base (gaming)
MPBMain Processor Board
MPBMaine Potato Board
MPBMonsignor Paul Baxter (school)
MPBMaintenance Parts Breakdown
MPBMicroprocessor Board
MPBMagnetic Particle Brake
MPBMicro Pulse Bomb
MPBMonty Python Brigade (MOHAA gaming clan)
MPBMotor Patrol Boat
MPBManaged Pharmacy Benefits Inc.
MPBMatrix Program Board
MPBMaterial Performance Branch
MPBMaster of Physical Biology
MPBMaryland Pony Breeders, Inc.
MPBMaximum Play-Back
MPBMotorized Pontoon Bridge
MPBMouvement Progressiste de Burundi
MPBMy Plaid Blankey (Lakewood, CO)
MPBMulti-Layer Printed Board
MPBMulti-Parish Benefice (UK Church of England)
MPBMiniature Precision Bearing, Inc.
MPBMolecular Particle Beam
MPBMontpelier and Barre (railroad)
MPBMecánicas de Precisión de Boecillo Aerospace S.L.
MPBMedicare Prescription Benefit
MPBMichigan Parole Board
MPBManufacturing Process Breakdown
MPBMission Planning Branch
MPBMennonite Publication Board
MPBMy Parent's Basement Software, LLC (Salt Lake City, UT)
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Furthermore, the UK Missing Persons Bureau website contains real images of the bodies discovered.
In this new four-part thriller, viewers are introduced to DS Stone as he is transferred to work with the Missing Persons Bureau. There he is assigned a new partner in Ruth Hattersley, played by Alex Kingston of Doctor Who fame, and a new boss in DI Carl Prior (Noel Clarke).
North Wales Police, Dyfed-Powys Po" lice and Gwent Police publicise their cases on the UK Missing Persons Bureau website, in the hope of attracting new information from the public.
He added: "Furthermore, the Garda Missing Persons Bureau, which is responsible for all data relating to missing persons, provides expert assistance and advice to District Officers [superintendents] in all high-risk missing person cases.
The Missing Persons Bureau currently holds records of around 1,000 people who have not been identified, some dating back to the 1950s.
The NCA, headed by former Warwickshire Police chief constable Keith Bristow, will also take in the work of the National Missing Persons Bureau. The Government is considering whether the Serious Fraud Office and the Financial Services Authority should be merged into the new agency.
Meanwhile a home must be found for vital national services such as the DNA database, the Police National Database and the Police National Missing Persons Bureau. But the committee says the phone hacking scandal means Scotland Yard must not be given any more responsibilities.
"Do you know how many people disappear?" a police officer in the missing persons bureau gruffly demands of 20-something Batya (Sarah Adler).
However, the move has caused outrage among those campaigning to have a missing persons bureau set up.
According to the Metropolitan Police's Missing Persons Bureau there were more than 21,000 reports of missing children in 1998.
Incredibly, it was the media who informed the Ottawa police Missing Persons Bureau of the military's investigation into Vanier.