The reported attempted abduction of a 10-year-old girl in Pacifica on Sunday was a false report by the girl and a friend, Pacifica police said Wednesday.
Police said a 10-year-old girl escaped from a kidnapping attempt in Pacifica Sunday evening.
A man charged with kidnapping and intending to rape a 16-year-old girl at knifepoint said he accidentally climbed into her car and only wanted to get out.
The San Jose Earthquakes are attempting to break a world record Sunday, with the largest number of people to participate in a groundbreaking ceremony.
A Sonoma County Jail inmate was shot with a Taser when he tried to flee a county courtroom Friday morning.
A woman thwarted a kidnapping attempt in South San Francisco on Saturday when she fended off the attacker and kicked him to the ground, police said.
Police are investigating an attempted armed robbery early Sunday morning at a 7-Eleven in Palo Alto.
A fifth woman has been attacked at a Walnut Creek apartment complex that has been plagued by rapes and attempted sexual assaults since June.