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File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Medford Woman Assaulted, Locked In Garage, Escapes

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.

01/13/2014

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Troopers: Man Assaulted Girlfriend For 10 Hours

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.

11/30/2013

The family of Nestoria Salgado says she has been illegally detained by Mexican authorities. (Photo courtesy: Human Rights Clinic at Seattle University of Law)

Family Pushing For Mexico To Release Detained Renton Woman

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.

11/27/2013

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Chance Encounter In Idaho Wilderness Led To Rescue

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.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2013

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. (Photo: CBS San Francisco, Bay City News)

Teen, Abductor Stood Out In Idaho Wilderness

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.

08/11/2013

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. (Photo: CBS San Francisco, Bay City News)

Teen Found Safe In Idaho, Alleged Abductor Killed

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.

08/10/2013

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Cleveland Man Charged With 3 Women’s Kidnap, Rape

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.

CBS Seattle–05/09/2013

File photo of a school bus driving towards Seward in the Kenai Peninsula.  (credit: Michelle McCarron/GettyImages)

Authorities Suspend Search For Kidnap Suspect

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.

07/21/2012

Mug shot of Israel Keyes. (credit: Anchorage Police Department)

Defendant Back In Court After Escape Attempt

A 34-year-old man charged in the fatal kidnapping of a barista returned to court two days after he broke his leg irons and tried to escape.

05/27/2012

Close up of a magistrate holding a gavel in a courthouse. (credit: Jim Arbogast/GettyImages)

Judge: Seattle Man Not Guilty In 50-Year-Old Rape

SYCAMORE, Ill. (AP) — A judge on Thursday found a Seattle man not guilty of raping an Illinois teenager 50 years ago, setting the stage for what could be an even tougher challenge for prosecutors: […]

04/13/2012

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