A Martinez man arrested after a missing 14-year-old girl from Salem, Oregon was found with him in his home had met the girl in an online chatroom, police said.
A man suspected of trying to kidnap a 15-year-old girl as she walked home from school in Richmond last month was arrested on Thursday night.
A Sonoma County jury deliberated four hours Monday before reconvicting a Santa Rosa man of rape in concert with a kidnapping allegation in 2006 and 2009, Sonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch said.
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.
A father and son are in custody in California on suspicion of kidnapping the father’s ex-wife to perform an exorcism.
Police released a sketch of a male suspect wanted in connection with the kidnapping and robbery of a woman on Sept. 9 in the Warm Springs area of Fremont.
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.
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.
A Southern California woman who kidnapped her infant granddaughter from the child’s Knightsen home in 2011 and tried to pass the child off as her own was sentenced to eight years in prison Friday.