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San Rafael Police Department
Saturday March 30th, 2019 :: 08:49 p.m. PDT


We have located Cathleen, the missing 77 year old with Dementia. Thank you for your assistance.


The San Rafael Police Department, along with Marin County Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue, and Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office helicopter “Henry-1” are actively searching for Cathleen Williams, a 77 year old, San Rafael resident who is diagnosed with dementia.

At 4:01 PM, SRPD Dispatch received a call that Williams had gone missing sometime between 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM, from her residence located near Marquard Avenue and West End Avenue in San Rafael.

Williams was last seen wearing a dark brown jacket with a fur collar, tan pants, and possibly has a gray knit cap. Williams also wears glasses. Williams is described as a white female, gray hair, brown eyes, 5-06, and weighing 130 pounds.

At the request of the San Rafael Police Department, The California Highway Patrol has broadcast a Silver Alert. SRPD is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Williams.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the San Rafael Police Department at 415.485.3000. SRPD has access to interpreters if necessary and you may remain anonymous. You may also leave information on our website


If you locate Cathleen, please call the San Rafael Police immediately.

San Rafael Police Department
1400 Fifth Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901

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