Kidnapping

Charges dropped against Oregon woman in California rampage

SALEM, Oregon — All charges have been dropped against a young Oregon…

 

Nigerian girl kidnapped 2 years ago is found alive

LAGOS, Nigeria — One of the teenagers kidnapped by Boko Haram extremists…

 

SFPD renews pleas for help in finding missing toddler

In the weeks leading up to her killing, Nicole Fitts could not…

 

UPDATE: Misunderstanding leads to deaf ridesharing driver suspected of kidnapping

UPDATE 3:34 P.M.: A woman who jumped out of her Lyft ride and…

Girl, 9, almost kidnapped while walking to school in Bayview

A 9-year-old girl was walking to school in Bayview one morning last…

Boys escape kidnapping from McDonald’s in western Bayview

Two 14-year-old boys were kidnapped at gunpoint from a McDonald’s in the…

Dramatic kidnapping in copy shop turns out to be a hoax

An employee at a copy shop reported a terrifying incident to police…

Man kidnapped in San Jose, robbed of wallet, driven to San Francisco

This was a long way to go to rob someone of their…

Woman kidnapped, beaten, robbed in South of Market area

A woman was kidnapped, beaten and robbed before being dropped off in…

Woman kidnapped in SoMa, dropped off in Western Addition in stolen vehicle

A woman was briefly kidnapped in a stolen vehicle in South of…

Man abducted at gunpoint in downtown S.F., forced to open bank account

View Larger Map San Francisco police are investigating a strange case of…

Woman abducted from downtown San Francisco

A woman was abducted from downtown San Francisco on Saturday and possibly…

16-year-old uses Internet to describe captivity

Hannah Anderson says a longtime family friend "tricked" her into visiting his…

Teen, abductor stood out in Idaho wilderness

BOISE, Idaho — Almost from the moment he laid eyes on 16-year-old…

Police: Ohio captive suffered 5 miscarriages

Prosecutors said Thursday they may seek the death penalty against Ariel Castro,…

Cleveland man charged with 3 women's kidnap, rape

A man suspected of keeping three women captive inside his decrepit house…

Police facing questions in 3 women's Ohio rescue

One neighbor says a naked woman was seen crawling on her hands…

3 missing women found in Ohio, 3 brothers arrested

Three women who went missing separately about a decade ago were found…

Police check possible link to Calif. girl's death

PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Police were trying to determine if there's a…

Woman abducted near SoMa intersection

A 20-year-old woman was walking with another person near Mission and 10th…