Kidnapping

Kidnap for Ransom

Oakland Man Found In Trunk After Being Kidnapped, 2 Arrested

Two men have been arrested Friday on suspicion of kidnapping a man in Oakland and holding him for ransom for several hours.

5 hours ago

Police sketch of suspect in Campbell attempted kidnapping, Roberto Felipe-Velasco (Campbell Police Dept.)

Man Arrested In Attempted Kidnapping Of Girl In Campbell

A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempting to abduct a girl in Campbell over the weekend, police said Thursday.

05/21/2015

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Amber Alert Called Off After 6-Year-Old Girl Found Safe In Stockton

A six-year-old girl reported to abducted in San Jose has been found Wednesday morning.

05/20/2015

police car lights emergency generic

Vallejo Girl’s Kidnapping Story Made Up To Escape School Punishment

Vallejo police said that a colorful kidnapping story Friday involving a red car, a girl and a green dragon tattoo is false.

05/18/2015

A touch I.D. pad is seen on the new iPad Mini 3 during an Apple special event on October 16, 2014 in Cupertino. (tina display.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Test Model iPad Stolen During Cupertino Robbery, Kidnapping

Police in the South Bay are trying to track down a missing test model iPad stolen during a robbery and kidnapping in Cupertino.

04/28/2015

Alexander Nejat, Katherine Stump (Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office)

Tri-Valley Pair Accused Of Robbing, Kidnapping Online Ad Responder; More Victims Believed

A 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.

04/23/2015

A Fairfield police cruiser. (CBS)

Caught On Camera: Kidnapped Fairfield Boy’s Mom Handcuffed After Refusing To Let Police Search Home

A terrified Fairfield mother was placed on the ground in handcuffs, just moments after her son had been kidnapped Monday morning. Her husband recorded the altercation, and now the family is demanding an explanation from Fairfield Police.

04/21/2015

Composite drawing of a man suspected of trying to kidnap three high school girls in separate incidents. 22-year old Sagar Patel is accused of brandishing a gun and wearing a watch cap in one of the cases. (Hayward Police)

22-Year-Old Charged With Trying To Kidnap 3 East Bay Teen Girls

A 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.

04/20/2015

(Fairfield Police)

8-Year-Old Boy Abducted In Car Stolen Outside Fairfield Family’s Home Found Safe

A boy who was abducted in Fairfield early Monday morning, prompting the California Highway Patrol to issue an Amber Alert, has been found safe.

04/20/2015

(Fairfield Police)

8-Year-Old Boy Abducted In Car Stolen Outside Fairfield Family’s Home Found Safe

A boy who was abducted in Fairfield early this morning, prompting the California Highway Patrol to issue an Amber Alert, has been found safe.

04/20/2015

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