Downtown Los Angeles header image
Los Angeles Police Department Memorial BadgeLos Angeles Police Department Badge


News Release

Monday, November 7, 2016

Media Relations

67-Year-Old Woman Missing Since Nov. 1, 2015 NR15894ne

Los Angeles: The family of Juliah Karwitha and the Los Angeles Police Department's Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public's help in locating Ms. Karwitha who has been missing now for one year.

On November 1, 2015, around 8:30 a.m., Ms. Karwitha was last seen in the 7000 block of Reseda Boulevard, in the city of Reseda. Her family and friends have not stopped looking for her. Karwitha's family is extremely concerned that she has not been located.

Ms. Karwitha is described as a 67-year-old female black with black hair, brown eyes. She stands 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs approximately 120 pounds. Ms. Karwitha was last seen wearing a brown hat, brown scarf, green sweater, black pants, and blue shoes.

(Juliah Karwitha)

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Juliah Karwitha, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Unit, Detective A. Mercado at (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.