Woman In Alleged Child Kidnapping Attempt At SF Ferry Building Behind BarsThe woman who was arrested after allegedly trying to snatch a young boy from his mother's arms at the San Francisco Ferry Building, has been booked into jail.
Defendant's Mother Testifies In Sierra LaMar Murder Trial Penalty PhaseThe mother of convicted murderer Antolin Garcia-Torres testified through tears in a San Jose courtroom Monday morning, describing through two Spanish-English interpreters the horrors of poverty, abuse and loss that have ravaged her family for decades.
Penalty Phase Underway For Killer In Sierra LaMar TrialThe convicted murderer of missing teenager Sierra LaMar fashioned a noose out of a plastic sandwich bag while in custody last month, a Santa Clara County sheriff's deputy testified in court Tuesday afternoon.
Jury Begins Deliberations In Sierra LaMar Murder TrialJury deliberations began Thursday morning in the trial of Antolin Garcia-Torres, the man accused of kidnapping and killing Morgan Hill teen Sierra LaMar.
Closing Arguments End In Sierra LaMar Murder TrialBoth the prosecution and the defense on Wednesday wrapped their closing arguments in the trial of a man accused of kidnapping and killing a missing Morgan Hill teen.
Closing Arguments Begin In Sierra LaMar TrialA major South Bay murder trial began its final chapter Tuesday as attorneys started to give their closing arguments in the trial of the man accused of murdering Morgan Hill teen Sierra LaMar.
Kidnap Attempt Of Woman In San Francisco Thwarted, Man ArrestedPolice arrested a man who allegedly attempted to kidnap a woman Saturday night in San Francisco, according to police.
Tenn. Teacher Plotted To Take 15-Year-Old From California To MexicoA Tennessee teacher charged with kidnapping a 15-year-old student and driving her to California had planned to take the girl to Mexico.
Teacher Arrested With Student Fled To NorCal With Guns, Wife's CarTeacher Tad Cummins took guns, money and his wife's car before kidnapping a 15-year-old female student and taking her on a 2,500-mile cross-country journey that ended Thursday.
Tennessee Teacher Accused Of Kidnapping Student Arrested In NorCalA Tennessee teacher who is accused of kidnapping a teenage student last month has been arrested in far Northern California.
Lafayette Man Abducted; Told To Withdraw Money At Bank A man who allegedly dressed himself as a repair man, forced his way into a Lafayette home, abducted the homeowner at gunpoint and ordered the 60-year-old man to withdraw money from a bank has been arrested.
Suspect Jailed After Man Beaten, Forced To Withdraw Money From Lafayette BankA man walked into a bank in Lafayette Tuesday afternoon and told the staff that he’d been kidnapped and forced to withdraw money from his account, according to police.