Tagged With Kidnapping

Jayme Closs says her kidnapper took away 'the most important things in my life' in a powerful statement read at his sentencing hearing


A Los Angeles woman was arrested in connection to the attempted kidnapping of a 4-year-old boy at a McDonald's


Uber driver in Pennsylvania charged with kidnapping after allegedly telling two female riders 'you're not going anywhere'



Police say an 8-year-old boy is a 'hero' for pulling his sister out of a moving car during a potential kidnapping


35 countries where the US State Department is warning Americans they could get kidnapped


13 times the heirs to massive fortunes disappeared under mysterious or disturbing circumstances



11 times kidnappers targeted millionaires and high-profile executives around the globe


Police say the 14-year-old claiming to have escaped kidnappers who held him for 8 years is actually a 24-year-old man with a reported criminal history


An American tourist was kidnapped in Uganda and the suspects are demanding a $500K ransom for her release


A 22-year-old Chinese student was kidnapped in Canada by masked men who shot him with a stun gun, and the reason why is a mystery


Jayme Closs' alleged captor claims he and the teen played board games and cooked together in the 2 months he held her hostage


A Columbus police officer is charged with kidnapping women he arrested and forcing them to have sex 'for their freedom'



A 17-year-old girl saved a man from a locked trunk after hearing him shout for help while she was walking her dog


A 19-year-old allegedly faked a kidnapping in order to blackmail his mother into paying a $130 ransom


Police used surveillance footage to find a missing 23-year-old Boston woman in a stranger's house 3 days after she disappeared after leaving a bar


Jayme Closs's captor took meticulous steps to hide his identity after deciding to abduct the teen



Jayme Closs was forced to hide under her captor's bed for hours on end during her 88 days in captivity. Here's everything we learned from the police report.


The woman who found Jayme Closs after the teen escaped her captor happened to be a former social worker, and her training helped bring Jayme to safety


Elizabeth Smart shares advice for fellow kidnapping survivor Jayme Closs, saying it 'doesn’t have to define her life'


Jan Broberg was kidnapped and found — twice. Here are 10 other kidnapped children who were saved.