Brad Bishop Oct 15, 2014

FBI: Body Exhumed in Alabama Not That of William Bradford Bishop

A John Doe who died in 1981 is not William Bradford Bishop Jr., the FBI said Wednesday.

  • Brad Bishop Apr 10, 2014

    The Hunt for William Bradford Bishop: What to Look For

    Almost four decades have passed since anyone saw William Bradford Bishop, Jr. The FBI hopes new attention to the case will help someone to recognize him.

  • Brad Bishop Apr 10, 2014

    Inside the Search for William Bradford Bishop

    The News4 I-Team takes you inside one of the area’s most infamous murder mysteries, almost 40 years old. On March 1, 1976, investigators say State Department employee William Bradford Bishop killed his entire family in Potomac, Md., dumped their bodies in Columbia, N.C. and then abandoned his vehicle in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. He wa...
  • Brad Bishop Sep 15, 2021

    How to Help Find William Bradford Bishop

    Investigators believe William Bradford Bishop could be living in plain sight, anywhere in the country. The News4 I-Team breaks down what he might look like today at the age of 77 and what activities he might be doing. The FBI wants everyone to look out, to see if that quiet neighbor or even a relative might actually be Bishop.

  • Brad Bishop Apr 10, 2014

    Creating the New Bust of William Bradford Bishop

    “He’s been living a lie, keeping this great secret for more than three decades”: The FBI tapped one of the country’s best forensic artists to create a new bust of what William Bradford Bishop might look like after almost 40 years. Karen Taylor talks about the intense research she did to create Bishop’s new face and what the case.....
  • Brad Bishop Apr 10, 2014

    Inside the Evidence in the Hunt for William Bradford Bishop

    Few have seen the Montgomery County Cold Case Evidence Room. Evidence from the case against William Bradford Bishop takes up more space than any other in the room. The News4 I-Team gained access to evidence from the case never before seen.

  • Apr 10, 2014

    Bishop's Dental Records and Fingerprints

    For the first time, the FBI is releasing William Bradford Bishop’s dental records. Agents want dentists and others with expertise in dental records to look compare these with possible patients. If you see something possibly linking a patient to Bishop, the FBI wants you to call 1-800-CALL-FBI or send information using its tips website.

  • Apr 10, 2014

    Samples of Bishop's Handwriting, Dental Records and Fingerprints

    The FBI says there are multiple ways to “recognize” Bishop beyond his appearance. Check out his handwriting samples, fingerprints and dental records.

  • Apr 10, 2014

    Inside the Search for William Bradford Bishop

    Slideshow of never-before-seen photos of the Bishop family and the evidence trail Bishop left behind.

  • William Bradford Bishop Apr 10, 2014

    William Bradford Bishop's Home Movies

    The News4 I-Team obtained never-before-seen home movies of the Bishop family in the years just before the murders. The family is seen as they go on vacation to Puerto Rico, celebrate birthdays and go about the ordinary moments of their lives, swimming and playing tennis. You can also see Bishop as a young man in home movies News4 first aired…...
  • Apr 10, 2014

    Photos of William Bradford Bishop

    See all of the pictures and artist renderings made of William Bradford Bishop Jr. collected by the FBI and the News4 I-Team.

  • Apr 10, 2014

    The Evidence in the Hunt for William Bradford Bishop

    With three crime scenes and five victims, Montgomery County Police say the Bishop case has more pieces of evidence than any other in their cold case unit. The News4 I-Team goes inside the county’s Cold Case Evidence Room to give you an exclusive look at what’s inside, including pieces of evidence never before shown to the public.

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