Man Accused In High-Profile Vallejo Kidnapping Makes 1st Court AppearanceAn ex-Marine and Harvard Law School graduate accused of abducting a Vallejo woman in March made an initial appearance in federal court in Sacramento Monday on a kidnapping charge.
Damages Claim Filed Against Vallejo After Police Alleged Kidnapping Was HoaxA Vallejo couple filed a claim for damages Thursday against the city of Vallejo, alleging its Police Department treated a home invasion and kidnapping involving them on Mare Island earlier this year as a “wild goose chase” and a “hoax.”
Vallejo Kidnapping Victims Dismissed By Police Plan Legal Action Against CityAttorneys for a Vallejo woman plan to file a claim against the city whose police initially called her kidnapping a hoax.
13-Year-Old's Near-Kidnapping Experience Is A Hoax, Police SayA 13-year-old who said she was nearly kidnapped apparently made up the story, San Ramon Police said Wednesday.
Gas Station Customers, Employees Tackle Armed Robbery & Kidnapping SuspectPolice arrested two teenagers after they allegedly kidnapped a driver and forced him to take them to a gas station in Watsonville, where they tried to rob the store on Sunday night, police said.
Man Accused Of Murder, Kidnapping Of Sierra LaMar To Face Trial In 2016A trial has been scheduled for Antolin Garcia-Torres on murder and kidnapping charges in the case of a 15-year-old girl reported missing near Morgan Hill nearly three years ago.
FBI Obtains 'Off The Record' Jailhouse Interview Between KPIX 5 Reporter, 'Gone Girl' Kidnapping SuspectThe FBI has obtained an "off the record" jailhouse interview in which a Harvard-educated attorney and former Marine told a KPIX 5 reporter he was the mastermind behind a bizarre Vallejo kidnapping.
Woman Reportedly Kidnapped, Seen Stuffed Into Trunk Contacts Oakland PoliceAuthorities say a woman who was reported as a possible kidnapping victim in Oakland has made contact with police.
Suspect Vehicle Info Released After Witness Reports Seeing Woman Thrown Into Trunk In Oakland KidnappingThe Oakland Police Department has released more information regarding a suspect being sought for an alleged kidnapping Monday night.
Witnesses Report Seeing Woman Kidnapped, Stuffed Into Trunk In OaklandA witness told officers a suspect grabbed a woman and put her into the trunk of a black vehicle before driving off.
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.
Oakland Man Gets Life In Prison For Torture, Holding Girlfriend & Kids HostageA man has been sentenced to life in prison on charges including kidnapping and torture for holding his former girlfriend and their five young children hostage for 10 days at his North Oakland home in January.