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Salem
06-13-2012, 12:33 AM
Post your links, maps, photos, etc. here. This is a "list" thread only. NO DISCUSSION.

Thanks,

Salem

Salem
06-13-2012, 12:42 AM
These are some of the early links to articles.

http://www.thewrap.com/movies/article/20th-century-fox-executive-reported-missing-tuesday-38666

http://www.contracostatimes.com/california/ci_20555499/20th-century-fox-employee-57-missing-from-oak

https://local.nixle.com/alert/4822499/?sub_id=80899

http://aol.sportingnews.com/ncaa-basketball/story/2012-05-05/gavin-smith-father-of-usc-basketball-player-missing#ixzz1u31JF4CX

http://jerseychaser.com/former-ucla-baller-and-current-fox-sports-executive-gavin-smith-missing/


http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/05/24/the-personal-trials-of-missing-fox-movie-executive-gavin-smith.html

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/06/gavin-smith-missing-fox-executive.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+lanowblog+(L.A.+Now)

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0609-fox-executive-20120610,0,4360994.story


I'll let you sleuths pull together the rest of them :)

Salem

Seek&Find
06-13-2012, 10:05 AM
Classmates listing for John Creech (http://www.classmates.com/people/John-Creech/8706545083?registrationId=8706545083)

Robertson HS info (Creech) (http://www.fremont.k12.ca.us/domain/3005)

WSR Vanex (Creech) (http://www.corporationwiki.com/California/Commerce/wsr-vanex-llc/47259429.aspx)

CA Secretary of State website (searchable) (http://kepler.sos.ca.gov/cbs.aspx)

Seek&Find
06-13-2012, 10:18 AM
Gavin Smith Missing: 20th Century Fox Executive Disappears In Los Angeles (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/05/gavin-smith-missing-fox-executive_n_1484243.html)

20th Century Fox studio executive reported missing (ABC 7) (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/local/ventura_county&id=8649624)

Fox Exec Still Missing; Son Tweets, 'Please Help Me Find My Dad' (http://northridge.patch.com/articles/fox-exec-still-missing-son-tweets-please-help-me-find-my-dad)

Missing Hollywood Exec Gavin Smith's Family Pleads for Help (http://abcnews.go.com/US/missing-hollywood-exec-gavin-smith-staying-friends-night/t/story?id=16301889#.T6lJPVJKXYg)

Find Gavin Smith (family website) (http://findgavinsmith.com/2012/05/16/find-gavin/#comments)

Hollywood's Missing Studio Exec: Everything You Need to Know About the Gavin Smith Mystery (http://www.eonline.com/news/hollywoods_missing_studio_exec/314964)

Seek&Find
06-13-2012, 11:10 AM
(Left out duplicates already in this thread and two about an unrelated body found)

People: Hollywood Executive Vanishes without a Trace (http://www.people.com/people/tablet/article/0,,20594298,00.html)

Family of Missing Fox Executive Establishes Website
(http://www.sanfernandosun.com/sanfernsun/news/8031-missing-executive)

Search for missing Hollywood movie executive now classified as homicide investigation after a week of no clues
(http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2142215/Gavin-Smith-missing-Hollywood-movie-executive-search-classified-homicide-investigation.html)

Who Is Missing Hollywood Executive Gavin Smith (http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/missing-hollywood-executive-gavin-smith/t/story?id=16313246#.T6vsXuhYt-4)

Gavin Smith Investigation Update: Added Resources Do Not Indicate Homicide Case (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/10/gavin-smith-investigation_n_1506848.html)

Seek&Find
06-13-2012, 09:39 PM
Mystery deepens in disappearance of Hollywood exec Gavin Smith (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/05/detectives-say-fox-executive-still-considered-missing-person-.html)

Fox Movie Executive Gavin Smith’s Mysterious Disappearance Baffles Police (http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/05/11/fox-movie-executive-gavin-smith-s-mysterious-disappearance-baffles-police.html)

Gavin Smith Mystery: Details Emerge About the Fox Executive's Disappearance (http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/gavin-smith-mystery-details-emerge-323560)

Public Invited to Search for Fox Executive Who Disappeared Mysteriously Two Weeks Ago (http://laist.com/2012/05/16/family_invites_public_to_help_them.php)

Weekend search for missing Fox executive Gavin Smith is canceled (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/05/gavin-smith-missing-fox-eecutive.html)

Plea of Missing Fox Executive's Siblings: "Call Us" (http://www.nbclosangeles.com/news/local/Plea-of-Missing-Fox-Executives-Siblings-Call-Us-151805135.html)

Unrelated: car crash in canyon posted to show cliffs in area (http://abclocal.go.com/kgo/story?section=news/local/los_angeles&id=8656497)

Locals claim missing studio executive spotted in Central California town, report says (http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/05/24/locals-claim-missing-studio-executive-spotted-in-central-california-town-report/#ixzz1vlgW4t8z?test=latestnews)



(Left out duplicates already in this thread, one about an unrelated body found, and one examiner.com link.)


Mod Note: Examiner reporting is sketchy at best, and we generally do not allow linking to it. Thanks. link

Seek&Find
07-03-2012, 11:06 AM
One Month Later, Gavin Smith's Disappearance Remains a Complete Mystery (http://www.mediabistro.com/fishbowlla/gavin-smith-oak-park-simi-hills-kanan-road-may-1_b63609)

Missing LA Fox Exec Is Still Missing, One Month Later (http://www.forbes.com/sites/rogerfriedman/2012/05/31/missing-la-fox-exec-is-still-missing-one-month-later/)

L.A. Home Searched for Missing Studio Exec Gavin Smith (http://abcnews.go.com/news/t/blogEntry?id=16528891) (this appears to be first article referring to Creech search - post # 80)

Gavin Smith: SWAT team ordered home's occupants out, neighbor says (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/06/gavin-smith-missing-fox-executive.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+lanowblog+(L.A.+Now)). Creech

Home searched in hunt for missing movie executive (http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-0609-fox-executive-20120610,0,4360994.story) Creech

VIDEO: Deputies Seize Evidence, Car, During Search for Missing Fox Exec (http://agourahills.patch.com/articles/video-deputies-seize-evidence-car-during-search-for-missing-fox-exec) Creech

Missing studio executive Gavin Smith: House searched (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/local/los_angeles&id=8694491) Creech

Man sold cocaine in Taco Temple's kitchen, authorities say (http://www.sanluisobispo.com/2012/02/02/1932500/taco-temple-drug-arrest-morro.html). Not about Gavin, but restaurant was site of debunked Gavin sighting

No Motive, Suspects Yet in Angeles Crest Murder, Police Say (http://lacanadaflintridge.patch.com/articles/no-motive-suspects-yet-in-angeles-crest-murder-police-say) Not about Gavin, but in same area, with pics of area

Man Puzzled Why Police Looking For Missing Fox Exec Served Search Warrant At His*Home (http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2012/06/08/man-puzzled-why-police-looking-for-missing-fox-exec-served-search-warrant-at-his-home/) Creech Man interviewed unidentified - may be poor reporting

Added blue italicized Creech next to Creech related articles for ease in locating.

(Left out one duplicate already in this thread, one generic search engine link, and one broken link to Help Find Gavin Smith Facebook.)

Seek&Find
07-03-2012, 01:36 PM
IMDB listing for Gavin Smith (http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0808291/)

Police search home of California couple in disappearance of Hollywood executive Gavin Smith
(http://www.foxnews.com/us/2012/06/11/police-search-home-california-couple-in-disappearance-hollywood-executive-gavin/?test=latestnews) Creech

Gavin Smith: No arrests after SWAT team searches Canoga Park home (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/06/gavin-smith-no-arrests-made-after-swat-team-searched-home-.html) Creech

Authorities Search Home in Hunt for Missing Fox Exec Gavin Smith (http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/gavin-smith-missing-20th-century-fox-executive-home-search-335591) Creech


UPDATED: Warrant served in Chatsworth in case of missing Fox executive Gavin Smith (http://www.dailynews.com/crime/ci_20814271/urgent-possible-break-chatsworth-search-missing-fox-executive?refresh) Creech

SEARCH FOR A MISSING FOX EXECUTIVE HAS TURNED TO A HOME IN CANOGA PARK (http://www.myfoxla.com/video?clipId=7380505&autostart=true). Video. Creech

Added blue italicized Creech next to Creech related articles for ease in locating.

(Left out two unrelated links. Some Pg 5 links in Creech links post to follow this one.)

Seek&Find
07-03-2012, 01:55 PM
Pawbucks Cafe info (Bizearch) (http://www.bizearch.com/company/Pawbucks_Cafe_INC_261784.htm)

Pawbucks Cafe - goods inquiry (tradeleads) (http://www.tradeleads.at/companies/view/6356/pawbucks-cafe.html)

Pawbucks Bill of Lading 3/09/06 (http://www.iealing.cn/tn/Query?consignee=pawbucks-cafe-inc)

West Hills Trading Co (HIWTC) (http://www.hiwtc.com/company/1281349/profile.htm)



HIWTC Info (http://www.hiwtc.com/others/about.htm) provided as context for Creech biz West Hills above

LA Denim (Bizpedia) (http://www.bizapedia.com/ca/LA-DENIM-LLC.html)

John Creech goods inquiry (tradeboss) (http://www.tradeboss.com/default.cgi/action/viewcompanies/companyid/120602/)

Creech - 2nd Appellate Court case (http://appellatecases.courtinfo.ca.gov/search/case/partiesAndAttorneys.cfm?dist=2&doc_id=1970473&doc_no=B230854)

Creech - Federal Bureau of Prisons release (http://www.bop.gov/iloc2/InmateFinderServlet?Transaction=NameSearch&needingMoreList=false&FirstName=John&Middle=&LastName=Creech&Race=U&Sex=U&Age=&x=41&y=25)

(All from Pg 5)

Seek&Find
07-04-2012, 02:57 PM
Back on the chain gang ... in West Hills? (http://www.dailynews.com/ci_20393747/back-chain-gang-west-hills?IADID=Search-www.dailynews.com-www.dailynews.com) Creech quoted in article - not Gavin related

'The guy was a player, he was a big flirt': Was missing married Hollywood executive murdered by jealous boyfriend of one of his paramours? (http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2158848/Gavin-Smith-Was-Hollywood-executive-murdered-jealous-boyfriend-paramours.html#ixzz1xiScim3h)

LA Superior Court records (https://www.lasuperiorcourt.org/onlineservices/criminalindex/)

CA Health & Safety Code statutes (http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/cgi-bin/calawquery?codesection=hsc&codebody=&hits=20)

LASD Inmate Information Center (http://app4.lasd.org/iic/ajis_search.cfm)

State of CA Inmate Locator (http://inmatelocator.cdcr.ca.gov/default.aspx)

(Excluded duplicates already in this thread)

Seek&Find
07-05-2012, 02:27 PM
http://lacrimestoppers.com/Pictures/201205081711280.JPG
Missing As Of: 05/01/2012
Last Known Location
Oak Park

Name: SMITH, GAVIN
Nickname:
Sex: Male Race: Caucasian
Age: 57 DOB:
Height: 6ft 6in Weight: 210 lbs
Hair: Gray Eyes: Green
Case: 012-02470-2254-400
Other ID: Approx 5" scar on calf, Approx 4" scar on inner right wrist. Last seen wearing purple pants, and black and grey shoes.


MISSING PERSON

Vehicle: 2000 Mercedes 420E, black, has padded storage racks on roof, tinted windows, model numbers on vehicle changed to E500, California License #6EKT044.

Detectives from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the above missing person.

The missing person, Gavin Smith, was last seen at a friend’s residence in the Oak Park area between 9:00 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. on Tuesday, 05/01/12. He left in the above listed vehicle and has not been heard from since.

His family is very concerned and is also asking for the public’s assistance.

Any information, please contact the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau, Missing Person’s Detail.

Attention: DETECTIVE T. ABRAHAM or DETECTIVE C. CARNS File Number 012-02470-2254-400 Phone (323) 890-5500 Fax (323) 887-1160 L.A.S.D. Homicide Bureau, 5747 Rickenbacker Road, Commerce 90040

Help find SMITH, GAVIN

Link (http://lacrimestoppers.com/missing.aspx)

Seek&Find
07-05-2012, 04:51 PM
Los Angeles County, California Free Public Records Directory (http://publicrecords.onlinesearches.com/CA_LosAngeles.htm)

Drug dealer lives in home searched in missing Fox executive case (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/06/gavin-smith-missing-fox-executive-1.html) Creech

Sources: Missing Fox Exec Gavin Smith Had Affair With Woman Whose House Was Searched by Police (http://www.eonline.com/news/sources_missing_fox_exec_gavin_smith/325213) Creech

Missing Fox Film Executive Met Searched Valley House's Owner in Therapy - LAT (http://www.deadline.com/2012/06/missing-fox-film-executive-met-searched-valley-houses-owner-in-therapy-lat/) Creech

New lead in Smith disappearance (http://www.theacorn.com/news/2012-06-28/Front_Page/New_lead_in_Smith_disappearance.html) Creech

Added blue italicized Creech next to Creech related articles for ease in locating.

(Left out duplicate links already in this thread)

Seek&Find
07-05-2012, 05:40 PM
Ronald Richards website (http://ronaldrichards.com/index.php/criminal). Attorney/office who represented J Creech in 2nd Appellate Court case

High Profile case Teola, "Creech family attorney" per reports at search, worked on (http://articles.latimes.com/2010/mar/30/local/la-me-elder-abuse31-2010mar31) Not Gavin related

Experts Define POI Term (http://pittnews.com/newsstory/experts-define-person-of-interest/) Not Gavin related

Missing Fox Exec Gavin Smith Had Relationship With Woman Whose Home Was Searched (Report) (http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/gavin-smith-missing-case-341300) Creech

Gavin Smith's Relationship With Chandrika Creech Explored (VIDEO) (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/22/gavin-smiths-relationship_n_1619094.html) Creech

Seek&Find
07-06-2012, 01:58 PM
http://findgavinsmith.files.wordpress.com/2012/05/gavin-smith-image1.png

<modsnipped family photo>

From the family website




http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/.a/6a00d8341c630a53ef01676690ba72970b-pi link (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/05/gavin-smith-missing-fox-eecutive.html)

Seek&Find
07-07-2012, 12:13 AM
NBC 4 (www.nbclosangeles.com/)

ABC 7 (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/index)

CBS 2 (http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/)

http://www.dailynews.com/

http://www.ktla.com/

http://www.myfoxla.com/

LA Times (http://www.latimes.com/news/local/)

http://www.laweekly.com/news/

Locals, please add a post if I missed some.

Seek&Find
07-13-2012, 10:30 PM
(Please note some posts may shift pages in Gavin's thread if a post or posts are deleted, or if you have your pages set to display more than 25 posts. Listing the Pg #s is for general reference.)

20th Century Fox Executive Gavin Smith Still Missing, Family Announces A Reward For Information On Whereabouts, Highlight Hollywood News (http://www.highlighthollywood.com/2012/06/05/20th-century-fox-executive-gavin-smith-still-missing-family-announces-a-reward-for-information-on-whereabouts-highlight-hollywood-news/)

E!: Missing Fox Executive Is Romantically Tied To Married Woman Whose House Was*Searched (http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2012/06/21/e-missing-fox-executive-is-romantically-tied-to-married-woman-whose-house-was-searched/) Creech

Woman whose home was searched reportedly knew missing Fox executive (http://articles.latimes.com/2012/jun/22/local/la-me-0621-missing-executive-20120622) Creech

Video: House Searched in Missing Executive Case (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/html5/video?id=8695045&pid=null&section=null) Creech

Video: Another ABC7 video re: Creech search (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/html5/video?id=8695253&pid=&section=) Creech

Video & Article: Search Warrant Served In Canoga Park Linked To Missing Film*Exec (http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2012/06/08/search-warrant-served-in-west-valley-linked-to-missing-film-exec/) Creech

Added blue italicized Creech next to Creech related articles for ease in locating.

(Left out a couple duplicate links and a few informational links relevant to thread discussion, but not related to Gavin)

Seek&Find
07-13-2012, 11:17 PM
2012 CinemaCon Schedule (http://www.cinemacon.com/assets/content/2012/pdf/2012_Schedule_of_Events.pdf) Gavin attended just prior to disappearing

Missing Executive (http://www.kfiam640.com/pages/NEWS.html?article=10252602) First article posted re: Sylmar Canvass

Missing Fox executive Gavin Smith's family canvasses Sylmar area (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/07/missing-fox-executive-gavin-smiths-family-canvasses-sylmar-area.html)

Family Of Missing Fox Executive Gavin Smith Canvass Sylmar Area (http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2012/07/08/family-of-missing-fox-executive-gavin-smith-canvass-sylmar-area/#.T_mjaU79kYw.twitter)

Missing studio executive Gavin Smith: Fliers handed out in Sylmar (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/local/los_angeles&id=8728814)

Video: Family of Missing Fox Executive Gavin Smith Searching Sylmar Area (http://losangeles.cbslocal.com/video/7480014-family-of-missing-fox-executive-gavin-smith-searching-sylmar-area/)

Missing Fox executive's sons vow to search 'until we find him' (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/05/missing-fox-executives-sons-say-they-wont-stop-search.html)

Sylmar Map & Data (http://www.zipareacode.net/sylmar-ca.htm)

Cell Towers in Sylmar (http://www.cellreception.com/towers/towers.php?city=sylmar&state_abr=ca)

Family scours Sylmar for missing 20th Century Fox executive Gavin Smith (http://www.dailynews.com/news/ci_21032775/family-scours-sylmar-missing-20th-century-fox-executive)


Automatic number plate recognition - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Not Gavin specific

Camera Scans of Car Plates Are Reshaping Police Inquiries (http://www.nytimes.com/2011/04/12/nyregion/12plates.html?_r=1&pagewanted=all) Not Gavin specific

Private company's license plate scanner raises privacy concerns (http://abclocal.go.com/kabc/story?section=news/state&id=8503217) CA - Not Gavin Specific

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department ASAP Program (http://www.policechiefmagazine.org/magazine/index.cfm?fuseaction=display_arch&article_id=1445&issue_id=32008) Not Gavin specific

(Left out one examiner.com article found to be inaccurate and several duplicate links already in this thread.)

Seek&Find
07-14-2012, 09:46 PM
'No new information' in Gavin Smith disappearance, official says (http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2012/07/no-new-information-in-gavin-smith-disappearance-official-says.html)

Family Resumes Search For Missing Fox Executive in Sylmar (http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktla-missing-fox-executive,0,7642854.story)

Gavin Smith, Missing Fox Executive, Gets Twitter Campaign From Son Evan, USC Basketball Player (http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012/05/gavin_smith_missing_fox_executive.php)

Upper Van Norman Lake Fishing in Los Angeles County, California (http://www.fishingworks.com/lakes/california/los-angeles/san-fernando/upper-van-norman-lake/) re: reservoir near Sylmar canvass location; whether there's public access is unclear

Superior Court of CA Search Warrant Sealing Order (http://le.alcoda.org/publications/files/SW_Sealing_Order.pdf)

CA Evidence Code 1040, 1041 (http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/cgi-bin/displaycode?section=evid&group=01001-02000&file=1040-1047)

2011 California Code, Penal Code, CHAPTER 3. OF SEARCH WARRANTS (http://law.justia.com/codes/california/2011/pen/1523-1542/)

Gavin Smith Search Continues In Sylmar, Calif. (VIDEO) (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/07/09/gavin-smith-search-contin_n_1660069.html) article here too


(Left out duplicate links already in this thread and unrelated Simi links)

Seek&Find
07-14-2012, 09:50 PM
http://www.buckinghampost.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Gavin-Smith.jpg

http://thewrap.com/sites/default/files/gavin%20apb.png

Seek&Find
07-14-2012, 09:53 PM
http://websleuths.com/forums/picture.php?albumid=1588&pictureid=13795

Seek&Find
07-14-2012, 10:11 PM
Gavin Smith Search in Sylmar had 'No Significance' in the Investigation (http://northridge.patch.com/articles/gavin-smith-search-in-sylmar-had-no-significance) some errors in article; addressed in main thread

Generic Gag Order Info (http://www.lacriminaldefenseattorney.com/Legal-Dictionary/G/GA-Gom/Gag-Order.aspx) not Gavin specific

Measure that would end death penalty in California qualifies for ballot (http://articles.latimes.com/2012/apr/24/local/la-me-death-penalty-california-20120424) not Gavin specific

(Left out all duplicate links already in this thread)

Seek&Find
07-14-2012, 11:16 PM
http://jerseychaser.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/Gavin-Smith-Missing.jpg (http://jerseychaser.com/former-ucla-baller-and-current-fox-sports-executive-gavin-smith-missing/)