The California Highway Patrol activated a statewide Amber Alert on Thursday after the suspected abduction of a 14-year-old girl in Washington State.
Santa Clara County prosecutors are seeking to have a man extradited back to the Bay Area after he allegedly abducted his son in Sunnyvale on Tuesday and was arrested after crossing the border into Mexico.
An Amber Alert has been issued following the abduction of an infant from Sunnyvale Tuesday, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Tuesday marked 20 years since the kidnapping of 12-year-old Petaluma resident Polly Klaas, and her father used the grim anniversary to focus on progress that has been made in missing-child cases since then.
Calling their deaths “an abomination,” a priest memorialized a Southern California mother and young son killed by a family friend who also abducted the woman’s 16-year-old daughter.
San Diego County Sheriff’s officials say the man suspected of abducting 16-year-old Hannah Anderson has been killed in Idaho and the teen has been found safe.
San Diego County Sheriff Bill Gore said a car belonging to the suspect in the disappearance of a teenage girl has been found in Idaho.
Amber Alerts expanded to Nevada, Oregon and Washington as authorities searched for a California man suspected of abducting a 16-year-old girl and wanted in the death of the girl’s mother and possibly her 8-year-old brother.
The notification messages that woke many Californians overnight due to a statewide abduction search were part of a new national Amber Alert system officially rolled out earlier this year to millions of cellphones
A statewide Amber Alert was issued for a pair of siblings who law enforcement officials believed were kidnapped by a man who allegedly killed their mother and burned down his San Diego County home on Sunday night.