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Police at the scen of a carjacking/kidnapping at a Safeway store in the Lincoln Square Shopping  Center in Oakland, February 11, 2014. (CBS)

Oakland Kidnapping Suspect Seen Stuffing Lobsters, Ribeye Down Pants Before Carjacking

Two people, a teenage girl and an older man, are believed to have been kidnapped in a carjacking outside an Oakland supermarket Tuesday afternoon, police said.

02/11/2014

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Man Attempts To Forcibly Kidnap Teen Boy Walking On Crutches In Albany

A man attempted to forcibly kidnap a 15-year-old boy who was walking with crutches on a University of California student housing complex in Albany on Friday night, according to University of California police.

02/03/2014

David Douglas is accused of kidnapping a 7-year-old girl from her Antioch home on January 3, 2014. (CBS)

Man Charged With Kidnapping 7-Year-Old Antioch Girl, Sex Crimes

A man suspected of abducting a 7-year-old girl in Antioch Friday after following her and her mother home from a nearby Walmart has been charged with kidnapping and sex offenses, Antioch police said.

01/08/2014

David Douglas is accused of kidnapping a 7-year-old girl from her Antioch home on January 3, 2014. (CBS)

Suspect In Abduction Of 7-Year-Old Girl Arrested At Antioch Marina

Police arrested a 43-year-old Antioch man in connection with the armed abduction of 7-year-old Natalie Calvo in Antioch on Friday night.

01/04/2014

According to the California Highway Patrol, Elizabeth Romero (left) was abducted from Kennewick, Wash. on December 4, 2013. 19-year-old Eduardo Flores-Rosales (right) is suspected of taking Romero and could be headed to Mexico. (Kennewick Police Dept.)

Washington Kidnapping Suspect May Pass Through Bay Area

Police released an additional description of the car driven by the man suspected of abducting 14-year-old Elizabeth Romero in Washington. The pair may be passing through N. California en route to Mexico.

12/07/2013

According to the California Highway Patrol, Elizabeth Romero (left) was abducted from Kennewick, Wash. on December 4, 2013. 19-year-old Eduardo Flores-Rosales (right) is suspected of taking Romero and could be headed to Mexico. (Kennewick Police Dept.)

Statewide Amber Alert Issued For Abducted Teen Possibly En Route To Mexico

The California Highway Patrol activated a statewide Amber Alert on Thursday after the suspected abduction of a 14-year-old girl in Washington State.

12/05/2013

A San Francisco Police cruiser. (CBS)

Woman Steals, Abandons Car With Children Inside In SF Mission District

An infant and toddler have been found uninjured in the backseat of a car stolen from San Francisco’s Mission District Tuesday evening.

10/16/2013

5 suspects in a a Southern California abduction. (Riverside County Sheriff)

Woman, 4 Men From South Bay Arrested In SoCal Abduction, Prostitution Plot

The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department identified the suspects as four men in their 20s and 30s from San Jose and Gilroy and a 20-year-old woman from San Jose. They were booked on suspicions of human trafficking, abduction for prostitution, false imprisonment, kidnapping for sexual assault, as well as attempted pimping and pandering.

08/19/2013

Alex Band of "The Calling" (credit: Agostini/Getty Images)

The Calling’s Alex Band Says He Was Abducted, Beaten

The “Wherever You Will Go” singer says a pair of men with a van abducted and assaulted him in Lapeer County, Michigan…

08/19/2013

Daphne Viola Webb reported missing by her father on July 10, 2013. (Oakland Police Department)

Oakland ‘Love Walk’ To Honor Missing Toddler Daphne Webb

Family members of missing toddler Daphne Webb were set to gather in Oakland for a “Love Walk” in her honor Wednesday afternoon.

08/14/2013

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