Kidnapping

Nelson's booking photo. (Credit: Sacramento Police Department)

Police: Man Tried To Kidnap 2 Children Outside Sacramento Church

A man with warrants out for his arrest from another country was arrested after he allegedly tried to kidnap two children outside a Sacramento church.

03/22/2015

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4 Sentenced In SoCal Fake Kidnapping Scheme

Crime ring targeted Spanish-speaking, non-legal immigrants in the San Diego area, who were falsely told their loved ones were in danger unless the victims paid them cash.

01/26/2015

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Police: Woman Kidnapped In Front Of Stockton Business

Police are looking for a woman who looks to have been kidnapped in front of a Stockton business Thursday night.

12/19/2014

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Witness Jumps Into Action And Saves Stockton Girl From Suspected Kidnapper

Police say two men tried to kidnap a Stockton teen, but they didn’t get very far thanks to a Good Samaritan that took action.

11/04/2014

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Man Sought In Attempted Child Kidnapping In Stockton

Dale Hardin, 45, is suspected of trying to abduct a 4-year-old boy on Sunday. The boy told a relative Hardin had tried to kidnap him earlier.

09/02/2014

Police found the kidnapped woman bound with duct tape in the dark garage of a Los Angeles County home. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Kidnap Victim Rescued After 2 Days Without Water

44-year-old woman was taken at gunpoint and held without food or water.

08/08/2014

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Colusa Husband And Wife Arrested For Allegedly Kidnapping Teen Who Made Their Child Cry

A Colusa couple was so upset at a teen who made their child cry, they allegedly kidnapped the teen and tried to force him to apologize.

07/28/2014

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Woman Tells Police She Jumped From Kidnapper’s Car

Sparks police say a woman told them she jumped out of a moving vehicle to get away from a man who kidnapped her.

07/17/2014

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Detectives: Reported Attempted Kidnapping A Misunderstanding

Authorities are looking for a man they say tried to kidnap a 4-year-old boy from an Auburn Dollar Tree.

07/10/2014

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3 Kids Allegedly Taken By Mom Found Safe; Mom Not Suspect In Father’s Slaying

Authorities say the three children believed taken from their San Francisco Bay-area home, where their father was discovered fatally shot, have been found safe.

06/10/2014

The Southern California woman who was held captive for 10 years was too scared to go to police until she reunited with her mother on Facebook. (Getty Images)

Mother Persuaded Kidnapped Woman To Go To Police

Southern California woman who was held captive for 10 years was too scared to go to police until she reunited with her mother on Facebook.

05/22/2014

Isidro Garcia, the alleged kidnapper. (Credit: Santa Ana Police Department)

Prosecutors Charge Man In California Kidnap Case

Prosecutors charged a man Thursday with kidnapping his former girlfriend’s 15-year-old daughter a decade ago and repeatedly sexually assaulting her.

05/22/2014

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