Jeffrey Ford Hanson, 46, is accused of kidnapping 9-year-old Billy Hanson and escaping on his sailboat. They were found in the island country of Niue.
An Oregon teenager has been returned to her family after police found her in the San Francisco Bay Area with a 41-year-old man she’d met online in a chat room.
Police say a woman was raped by her boyfriend and locked in his garage, but managed to escape by prying off slats covering a broken window.
A Tetlin Junction man faces multiple felony charges after state troopers say he held his girlfriend against her will and assaulted her for more than 10 hours.
A Washington state family is enlisting the help of human rights groups to push Mexico to release Nestoria Salgado, who has been leading a vigilante group.
The highly publicized multistate search for a Southern California teenage girl probably would have taken longer if she and her abductor hadn’t encountered a sharp-eyed retired sheriff and three others riding horseback in Idaho’s rugged backcountry, authorities said.
Almost from the moment he laid eyes on 16-year-old Hannah Anderson and her abductor, James Lee DiMaggio, former Idaho county sheriff Mark John was swept with the feeling that something just didn’t seem right about the pair.
The man suspected of abducting 16-year-old Hannah Anderson and killing her mother and brother has been killed in Idaho and the teen has been found safe, San Diego County Sheriff’s officials said Saturday.
Bail was set Thursday at $8 million dollars for the man accused of holding three women captive in his home for a decade. Ariel Castro is charged with four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape, against all three women.
The search for a kidnapping suspect that halted traffic along Alaska’s busy Seward Highway for hours Friday was suspended with the armed man still at large, authorities said.