North American Missing Persons Network
Victoria Anne Cotton

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Above Images: Cotton, circa 2006

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: July 15, 2006 from Goleta, Santa Barbara County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: December 7, 1955
  • Age: 50
  • Height: 5'3"-5'7"
  • Weight: 135-145 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Female
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Wears eyeglasses.
    Small mole above upper left corner of mouth, surgical scar
    on hip from replacement.
  • Medical Conditions: Suffers from short term memory
    loss due to an acquired brain injury.
  • Clothing: Fading black/dark gray cotton pants, large
    sun-hat with strap under chin, white long-sleeve shirt
    embroidered with small red roses. May have been wearing
    a white plaid skirt.
  • AKA: "Vicky"; Victoria Cotten
  • NCIC Number: M-455866600
  • Case Number: 06-12301

  • Details of Disappearance
    Victoria was last seen at the intersection of Nectarine Avenue and Hollister Avenue in Goleta, CA on July 15, 2006.

    She was dropped off by an MTD bus driver at her request to get a paper and asked if he could wait for her; he could not. That was the last anyone saw of her, and she has not been heard from since. She may have been enroute via bus to the Farmer's Market in Santa Barbara, CA. Her family is concerned for her welfare.

    Dentals and fingerprints are not available.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Santa Barbara County Sheriff's Department
    Det. Scherbarth
    (805) 681-4150

    Source Information
    The Family of Victoria Cotton
    California Department of Justice