The BEST episodes of Alert: Missing Persons Unit

Every episode of Alert: Missing Persons Unit ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Alert: Missing Persons Unit!

LAMPU — the Los Angeles Police Department’s missing person’s unit. When police officer Nikki Parker’s son goes missing, she joins the LAPD’s Missing Person’s Unit to help other people find their loved ones, even as she searches for her own. Six years later, her world is turned upside-down when her ex-husband, Devon Zoellner, shows up with a proof-of-life photo of their missing boy. Or is it?

Last Updated: 4/4/2024Network: FOXStatus: Continuing
Gemma & Isabel
117 votes

#1 - Gemma & Isabel

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired 3/19/2024

When a young pregnant woman goes missing one day before her c-section, the adopting mother turns to the MPU to locate her before the baby's life is risked; Jason digs deeper in the car bombing case and meets a disapproving Braun.

Writer: Jon Cowan
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Benjamin Franklin
131 votes

#2 - Benjamin Franklin

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 3/12/2024

The MPU searches for a Benjamin Franklin aficionado after he suspiciously disappears during one of his city tours; a new forensic scientist is hired; Jason and Mike try to bond as new partners.

Directors: David Solomon
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Bus 447
152 votes

#3 - Bus 447

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired 3/5/2024

As the MPU moves into new offices, which comes with new boss Inspector Hollis Braun, a call comes in reporting the disappearance of an entire city bus full of students on a field trip. The team utilizes a father who tried to stop the kidnapping, as Jason reaches out to an old colleague for assistance in the search.

Directors: Brad Turner
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211 votes

#4 - Briana

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired 2/27/2023

When a bride goes missing on her wedding day, Mike and Kemi discover the woman was living a deceptive life.

Directors: Adam Kane
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92 votes

#5 - Maya

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired 3/26/2024

The MPU searches for a homeless female teen that disappeared after running away from home and living in Philly's Gayborhood. Kemi is hit especially hard as the team races to find and rescue the missing teen. Jason and Nikki spar over his continued investigation into the car bombing.

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Tim and Amy
227 votes

#6 - Tim and Amy

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/6/2023

Jason and Mike search the Allegheny Mountains to find a missing couple. Meanwhile, Keith joins a trauma therapy group and bonds with another patient.

Directors: Hernán Otaño
Writer: Katie Varney
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217 votes

#7 - Shannon

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/13/2023

Jason and Nikki utilize a twin sister when a missing person case turns into a possible murder investigation. Meanwhile, Kemi helps C with his dating life and Keith gets reckless.

Directors: Christine Moore
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Ms. Patty
42 votes

#8 - Ms. Patty

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 4/2/2024

The MPU searches for a kidnapped tough-as-nails neighborhood watch captain. Jason enlists Wayne's help investigating the car bombing. Mike is concerned Nikki is keeping secrets from him.

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234 votes

#9 - Miguel

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/30/2023

A foster care worker is reported as missing, but after he ends his own life, the MPU starts to investigate a pregnant woman he was seen with who has been missing for two years. Meanwhile, Sidney follows Keith and fears he may be dangerous.

Directors: Hernán Otaño
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220 votes

#10 - Craig

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired 2/20/2023

Sidney, upset that Jason and Nikki don't believe her claims about Keith, comes clean about the details surrounding the day of his disappearance, causing Jason to cast serious doubt on the boy claiming to be his son. Meanwhile, Mike's police mentor brings a missing officer's case to the MPU team.

Directors: Christine Moore
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244 votes

#11 - Andy

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/23/2023

The MPU works to track down the kidnapped son of a doctor, but the case takes a turn when his mother gets in direct contact with the kidnapper. Meanwhile, Kemi expresses her concerns for Sidney's wellbeing to Nikki and Jason.

Directors: Diana Valentine
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285 votes

#12 - Zoey

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/16/2023

The MPU searches for a college student after she goes missing during a house party. Meanwhile, Sidney and Keith try to adjust to normal life again.

Directors: Diana Valentine
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329 votes

#13 - Hugo

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/9/2023

Jason, Nikki and the MPU team investigate when a woman runs down a man and forces him to get in her car at gunpoint. Meanwhile, more information about Keith's kidnapper comes to light.

Directors: Michael Offer
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384 votes

#14 - Chloe

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/8/2023

The MPU investigates the abduction of a young child, whose abduction is likely revenge related to her father's work.

Directors: Michael Offer
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0 votes

#15 - Max

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired 2/27/2023

The mystery surrounding Keith's disappearance starts to unravel as he tells Jason and Nikki more details about his time in captivity and leads them to a cabin where they find a horrifying scene.

Directors: Adam Kane
Writer: Katie Varney
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