Attempted Kidnapping

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Woman Admits Making Up Story About Fighting Off Would-Be Kidnapper In Redwood City

A woman who told police someone tried to kidnap her in Redwood City on Monday night made up the story, police said Tuesday.

04/21/2015

An Antioch Police cruiser. (CBS)

Suspect Arrested In Attempted Kidnapping Of Antioch Girl, May Be Linked To 2nd Case

A 21-year-old man who allegedly attempted to abduct a teenage girl as she was walking to school in Antioch Monday morning has been arrested and is suspected of another attempted kidnapping last month, police said.

03/23/2015

Police Sketches

Hayward Police Release Sketches Of Suspect In Girl’s Attempted Kidnapping

Hayward police have released sketches of a man who they say tried to pull a 15-year-old girl into his car as she walked home from school on Friday.

03/06/2015

Aron Roy (Fremont Police Dept.)

Man Charged In Fremont Teen Girl Kidnapping Claims He Was In Her Car Accidentally

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.

06/13/2013

Aron Roy (Fremont Police Dept.)

Fremont Teen Girl Escapes Kidnapping, Rape Attempt At Knifepoint

A Fremont man was charged Wednesday with kidnapping for allegedly abducting a 16-year-old girl at knifepoint from a grocery store parking lot early Monday morning.

06/12/2013

Jason Wayrynen is suspected of breaking into an apartment in Placerville on April 30, 2013.(Placerville Police Department)

Break-In Suspect May Be Linked To Calaveras County Girl’s Death

Police were trying to determine if there’s a link between a man accused of breaking into an apartment in Placerville and trying to kidnap a toddler, and the killing of an 8-year-old girl about 45 miles away in Calaveras County.

04/30/2013

A man who police say tried to kidnap a girl from in front of her Oakland home is seen on surveillance image. (Oakland Police Dept.)

Man Tries To Kidnap Girl From In Front Of Oakland Home

Oakland police were seeking a man who allegedly attempted to kidnap a 9-year-old girl from in front of her home in East Oakland on Monday evening.

03/26/2013

Police released a sketch of a man suspected of attempting to kidnap an 11-year-old girl on the 1600 block of Emerson Street on February 5, 2013. He is described as 5’9”-6’ tall, 140-160 pounds, with light hair and eyeglasses. (Palo Alto Police Department)

Palo Alto Police Release Sketch Of Attempted Kidnapping Suspect

Palo Alto police have released a suspect sketch of a man wanted in connection with an attempted kidnapping of a young girl on Monday evening.

02/07/2013

Police said the man in the sketch grabbed a 13-year-old girl near East Saint James and North 33rd Streets around 6:10 a.m. on January 18, 2013. He is described as a 25-35 year old man, 5’10” with a thin to medium build, black hair, brown eyes and a moustache. (San Jose Police)

San Jose Police Search For Man Who Tried To Kidnap Teen Girl

Police have released a sketch of a man who grabbed a 13-year-old girl and pulled her into a driveway as she was walking in San Jose last Friday morning.

01/23/2013

Police said a man attempted to kidnap a young girl from her mother on Dayo Court on January 15, 2013. (CBS)

San Jose Mom Admits To Making Up Kidnapping Attempt Story

The San Jose Police Department said a mother, who claimed that a man had attempted to kidnap her three-year-old daughter on Tuesday, made the story up.

01/17/2013

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