What is Alert: Missing Persons Unit (TV) About?
‘Alert: Missing Persons Unit’ is an American television series that delves into the intense and emotional world of the Philadelphia Police Department's Missing Persons Unit (MPU). The drama unfolds around Nikki Batista, the captain of the MPU, and her ex-husband Jason Grant, a former private security contractor. Both work tirelessly on investigations to help others reunite with their missing loved ones, driven by the pain of their own son's unsolved disappearance. The series highlights the professional and personal challenges they face in a high-stakes environment. As they navigate through the complex labyrinth of missing person cases, their own unresolved trauma and the unexpected leads on their son's case add layers of tension and urgency to their mission. Alongside an ensemble cast of detectives and officers within the MPU, Nikki and Jason's dynamic with each other and their team deepens the narrative, exploring themes of loss, hope, and the relentless pursuit of closure.
The first episode of Alert: Missing Persons Unit aired on January 08, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on May 14, 2024.