Maui Missing Person Cases Added to NamUs Website

March 29, 2019, 9:14 AM HST · Updated March 29, 9:59 AM
Wendy Osher · 10 Comments

Effective April 1, 2019, the Maui Police Department will be uploading it’s Missing Person cases to the NamUs website, a national information clearinghouse and resource center for missing, unidentified and unclaimed person cases across the United States.

The public will be able to use NamUs to get updates on any Missing Person case. They will also be able to use it as a resource to locate unidentified or unclaimed persons.


As of this morning, there were a total of 111 cases within the state of Hawaiʻi that were uploaded to the site, at least 12 of them from Maui.

The Maui cases date back to 1995 when 15-year-old Noquisi-Ama Blossom was reported missing from Makawao.  It also includes more recent high profile cases involving the disappearance of Moreira Monsalve and Carly “Charli” Scott in early 2014 and the search for Billy Oliveira, who went missing from Nāhiku in July of 2015.

The list includes the following:

  • Billy Oliveira (M) 39, of Nāhiku: Last contact: July 13, 2015. Case#: MP34387
  • David Janatka (M) 50, of Hāna: Last contact: Feb. 19, 2014. Case#: MP56215
  • Carly Scott (F) 27 of Makawao: Last contact: Feb. 9, 2014. Case#: MP23930
  • Moreira Monsalve (F) 46 of Wailuku: Last contact: Jan. 12, 2014. Case#: MP23732
  • Laura Vogel (F) 43: Last seen in Haʻikū: Last contact: Feb. 21, 2010. Case#: MP5315
  • Antonio Castro (M) 75 of South Kīhei: Last contact: March 14, 2007. Case#: MP1265
  • Robert Amaral (M) of Lānaʻi: Last contact: July 29, 2005. Case#: MP1282
  • Lee-Ann Lauaki (F):  Last contact: May 19, 2005. Case#: MP1283
  • Astara Evenstar (F) 15: Last contact: Jan. 10, 2004. Case#: MP4274
  • John Madigan III (M) 52 of Pāʻia: Last contact: July 19, 2002. Case#: MP587
  • Priscilla Martinez (F) of Honokōwai: Last contact: April 21, 2002: Case#: MP1284
  • Noquisi-Ama Blossom (F) 15 of Makawao: Last contact: Oct. 18, 1995: Case#: MP4385

    Carly “Charli” Scott (left) and Moreira “Mo” Monsalve (right).

    Photo of Laura Vogel courtesy: Maui Police.

    Noquisi-Ama Blossom, age progressed image courtesy: National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.

    Photo credit: Help Us Find Billy Oliveira Facebook page. Maui Now montage.

    Billy Oliveira Search collage. Maui Now.

    David Allen Janatka. Photo courtesy Maui Police.

    David Allen Janatka. Photos courtesy Maui Search and Rescue.

    Robert Amaral. PC: County of Maui.

    Lee-Ann Lauaki.

    Priscilla S. Martinez

    Astara A. Evenstar

    Antonio “Tony” Castro

    John Thomas Madigan III

    Moreira Elena Monsalve

    Priscilla S. Martinez

    Priscilla S. Martinez

    Laura Vogel

    Wendy Osher
    Wendy Osher leads the Maui Now news team. She is also the news voice of parent company, Pacific Media Group, having served nearly 20 years as News Director for the company’s six Maui radio stations.

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