Kidnapping

James Lee DiMaggio kidnapped Hannah Anderson after killing her mother and brother. (Credit: San Diego Sheriff’s Department)

US Attorney: FBI Shooting Of Hannah Anderson’s Kidnapper Justified

Federal and state prosecutors say FBI agents acted reasonably when they shot and killed kidnapping and murder suspect James DiMaggio in the Idaho wilderness last summer.

05/07/2014

August's booking photo. (Credit: Stockton Police)

Police: Woman Kidnapped, Taken From Stockton To Livermore

Police have arrested a man suspected of taking a Stockton woman all the way to Livermore against her will.

05/03/2014

Kenneth Middlebrook was arrested on suspicion of two separate kidnappings by Mountain View police. (Credit: CBSSF)

Police: San Jose Woman Crashes Car To Escape Abductor

Police in the San Francisco Bay Area say a woman escaped from her kidnapper by crashing her vehicle into another vehicle on a freeway.

05/01/2014

Verver

Call Kurtis: How Well Do Pet Amber Alert Services Work?

There are a lot of companies advertising pet amber alert services online, usually offering to robocall everyone in your neighborhood with a recording that describes your lost pet.

04/03/2014

File photo (Credit: CBS13)

Police: Thieves Used Crying Woman As Bait

Police say that a couple of thieves took advantage of a man’s empathy and robbed him early Sunday morning.

03/30/2014

Childs' booking photo. (Credit: San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department)

Police: Father Wrestles Daughter Away From Kidnapper

Police say a man who tried to kidnap an 11-year-old girl was thwarted by the quick action of her father.

03/23/2014

Robertson (left) and Adams' (right) booking photos. (Credit: Stockton Police Department)

Stockton Men Accused Of Kidnapping Girl, 17

Two Stockton men are under arrest for allegedly kidnapping a 17-year-old girl early Thursday morning.

03/20/2014

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3 California Teens Accused Of Torture Plan

Prosecutors say three Northern California teens who attempted to kidnap another teen planned to torture and sexual assault him.

03/19/2014

A composite sketch of the person of interest. (Credit: Sacramento County Sheriff's Department)

Woman Jumps From Moving Car To Escape Kidnapper; Suspect Sketch Released

Detectives have released the sketch of a man wanted in a kidnapping from late December.

03/05/2014

CBS13

Jury Finds Former West Sacramento Cop Guilty Of 25 Criminal Counts

A former West Sacramento police officer accused of raping multiple women while on-duty has been found guilty by a jury on 25 criminal counts.

02/27/2014

Roy McMamey

CHP Calls Off Amber Alert, Says All Found In Oakland

Police have identified a person of interest in connection with the suspected kidnapping of a 13-year-old girl and a male senior in Oakland Tuesday.

02/12/2014

Kidnapping suspect

Sacramento Kidnapping Suspect Denies Playing Role In Ransoming Woman

Violeta Rivas-Corleta and friend Anthony Meza are accused of kidnapping a young woman and holding her for ransom at an apartment complex.

12/16/2013

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