Attempted Kidnapping

Girl Escapes Abduction By Man Driving Minivan In San RamonPolice are looking for a man who allegedly tried to pull a 13-year-old girl into his van while she was walking in San Ramon on Monday afternoon.
Man Arrested In Attempted Kidnapping Of Girl In CampbellA 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempting to abduct a girl in Campbell over the weekend, police said Thursday.
Woman Admits Making Up Story About Fighting Off Would-Be Kidnapper In Redwood CityA woman who told police someone tried to kidnap her in Redwood City on Monday night made up the story, police said Tuesday.
Suspect Arrested In Attempted Kidnapping Of Antioch Girl, May Be Linked To 2nd CaseA 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.
Hayward Police Release Sketches Of Suspect In Girl's Attempted KidnappingHayward 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.
Man Charged In Fremont Teen Girl Kidnapping Claims He Was In Her Car AccidentallyA 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.
Fremont Teen Girl Escapes Kidnapping, Rape Attempt At KnifepointA 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.
Break-In Suspect May Be Linked To Calaveras County Girl’s DeathPolice 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.
Man Tries To Kidnap Girl From In Front Of Oakland HomeOakland 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.
Palo Alto Police Release Sketch Of Attempted Kidnapping SuspectPalo Alto police have released a suspect sketch of a man wanted in connection with an attempted kidnapping of a young girl on Monday evening.
San Jose Police Search For Man Who Tried To Kidnap Teen GirlPolice 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.
San Jose Mom Admits To Making Up Kidnapping Attempt StoryThe 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.