A woman who told police last week that her purse was taken from her and the robbers tried to kidnap her infant son in Pleasanton admitted Tuesday that she fabricated the story, a police sergeant said.
A 15-year-old girl falsely reported a kidnapping on Tuesday in an effort to get back at her boyfriend, according to Newark police.
O.J. Simpson is back in a Las Vegas courtroom for day two of a hearing dissecting his former lawyer’s work in his 2008 robbery-kidnapping conviction.
Bay Area kidnapping survivor Jaycee Dugard says the women who went missing about a decade ago and were found at a Cleveland home need a chance to heal and reconnect with the world.
Investigators say a brazen kidnapping attempt not far from where an 8-year-old Calaveras County girl was stabbed to death in her home most likely is a bizarre coincidence.
A woman accused of kidnapping an 11-month-old girl who was in the backseat of an SUV she allegedly stole appeared in a San Jose courtroom Monday morning.
A San Jose woman was arrested Friday in connection with the kidnapping of an 11-month old girl who was sitting in a car when it was stolen.
A Santa Clara County Superior Court judge Thursday again postponed a plea hearing for the defendant in the Sierra LaMar kidnapping and murder case after the defense said it could not access some digital copies of evidence.
San Jose police Tuesday morning released a sketch of a woman wanted in connection with the kidnapping of an 11-month-old girl on Monday, and were asking for the public’s help in finding her.
The girl was walking home from school in the 1100 block of Appian Way around 2:30 p.m. when a man leaning against the trunk of a silver four-door car parked in a driveway asked her if she wanted a ride, Pinole police said.