Martinez Teen Kidnapping Declared Hoax, 2 Men ArrestedOfficials Martinez said they have arrested two men after the kidnapping of a 17-year-old girl appeared to be a hoax.
UC Berkeley Woman Says She Was Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted Off-CampusA woman said that she was kidnapped Thursday from UC Berkeley's main campus and driven to a place where she was sexually assaulted.
Men Identifying As Bail Bondsmen Sought In Kidnapping Near SF StateThree men who may have been working on behalf of a bail bond agency briefly kidnapped a man in San Francisco’s Ingleside Terrace neighborhood last week, police said Monday.
Tri-Valley Pair Accused Of Robbing, Kidnapping Online Ad Responder; More Victims BelievedA couple from the Tri-Valley area have been arrested for allegedly robbing and kidnapping a man in Cupertino who responded to an online advertisement, and investigators believe there may be other victims.
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.
22-Year-Old Charged With Trying To Kidnap 3 East Bay Teen GirlsA 22-year-old student has been charged with three counts of attempted kidnapping to commit robbery for allegedly trying to force three teenage girls into his car over the past two months, according to the Alameda County District Attorney's Office.
Attorney For Vallejo Woman Says Email From Alleged Kidnappers Outlines Sophisticated Operation Involving Drones, Infrared Cameras“They say they entered a number of homes on Mare Island with hidden cameras, and used drones and infrared heat sensors,” Rappaport said.
Hayward Police, Schools On Alert After Increasingly Brazen Kidnapping AttemptsInvestigators are looking at a pattern of increasingly brazen kidnapping attempts in Hayward, and teenage girls appear to be the intended target.
Girl Fights Off Attacker In 3rd Kidnap Attempt Outside Hayward Schools In Just 3 WeeksHayward police believe there may be a serial kidnapper on the loose. For the third time in a matter of weeks, a man grabbed a teenage girl walking down the street and tried to force her into a car.
FOUND: Missing 16-Year Old Richmond Girl Possibly Held Against Her Will Located In San FranciscoA 16-year-old Richmond girl who had been missing since New Year’s Day after possibly being held against her will was found Monday night in San Francisco, a police lieutenant said Tuesday.
Missing 14-Year-Old Northern California Boy Found Safe; Amber Alert CanceledA 14-year-old boy who was abducted in Calaveras County, prompting the California Highway Patrol to issue an Amber Alert, was in Stockton Monday evening, according to the Calaveras County Sheriff’s Office.
Police Locate Missing 14-Year-Old Oregon Girl In Martinez; 41-Year-Old Man ArrestedA 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.