- Albany man sentenced for attempted abduction Updated: Mar-10-14 11:43 am
- Preliminary hearing set for Craig Michael Wood Updated: Mar-10-14 10:32 am
- Final 2 sentenced in slaying of western Ky. woman Updated: Mar-10-14 7:47 am
- Jury recommends inmate who killed FSU student Updated: Mar-08-14 3:05 am
- Split verdict for NY man accused of kidnap attempt Updated: Mar-07-14 7:08 pm
- Vermont man's sentencing May 20 for niece's death Updated: Mar-07-14 6:12 pm
- Man sent to trial on kidnapping of 13-year-old Updated: Mar-07-14 5:13 pm
- Spokane cops find body near Long Lake Updated: Mar-07-14 4:06 pm
- Ohioan pleads not guilty in pizza driver's killing Updated: Mar-07-14 11:56 am
- Philippine town vice mayor freed by kidnappers Updated: Mar-06-14 10:40 pm
- Teen abducted from Georgetown bus stop found Updated: Mar-06-14 7:52 pm
- Kansas sheriff warns of kidnap-ransom hoax Updated: Mar-06-14 4:49 pm
- Indictment in missing Tenn. nursing student case Updated: Mar-05-14 9:37 pm
- Ill. alderman pleads not guilty to thwarted escape Updated: Mar-05-14 6:13 pm
- UN envoy leaves Crimea under order from armed men Updated: Mar-05-14 4:17 pm
- Iowa legislative panel OKs kidnapping legislation Updated: Mar-04-14 5:53 pm
- Racine police catch Illinois kidnapping suspect Updated: Mar-03-14 3:29 pm
- Philippine gunmen abduct 2 children, nanny, driver Updated: Mar-03-14 7:20 am
- VT police search for man who tried to abduct girl Updated: Mar-03-14 6:14 am
- Police say mom offered men car to kidnap daughter Updated: Mar-01-14 4:14 pm
- Sheriff: kidnap suspect now sought in bank robbery Updated: Mar-01-14 1:29 am
- Montana man guilty of kidnapping former foster mom Updated: Feb-28-14 2:25 pm
- Suspect in Missouri girl's death seeks jury change Updated: Feb-28-14 11:59 am
- NH man sentenced for attempted kidnapping in Maine Updated: Feb-28-14 7:13 am
- Utah House approves bill to prevent child abuse Updated: Feb-27-14 6:02 pm
ALBANY, New York - Authorities say a 54-year-old man has been sentenced to 12 years in state prison for trying to abduct a woman at knifepoint as she walked on an Albany street.
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - A preliminary hearing date is now set for Craig Michael Wood, the middle-school football coach accused of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl in Springfield, Missouri
PADUCAH, Kentucky - The final two defendants charged in the death of a western Kentucky woman in 2010 have been sentenced to prison.
ST. AUGUSTINE, Florida - Northeast Florida jurors have recommended death for an escaped Louisiana inmate convicted of killing a Florida State graduate student.
MINEOLA, New York - A man already facing prison time for faking his own drowning in an insurance fraud scheme was convicted Friday of impersonating a police detective, but he was cleared of attempting to kidnap a woman authorities said he chased and tried to force into his van.
BURLINGTON, Vermont - A Vermont man who pleaded guilty to charges in the kidnapping, sexual assault and death of his 12-year-old niece, avoiding a federal death penalty trial, is scheduled to be sentenced May 20.
WEST JORDAN, Utah - A judge has ordered a 56-year-old Utah man to stand trial on charges of kidnapping and child sexual assault in connection with events that took place during three days he spent with a 13-year-old girl last year.
SPOKANE, Washington - The Spokane Police Department says a body has been found in a rural area near Long Lake.
CAMBRIDGE, Ohio - An Ohio man pleaded not guilty Friday to raping and killing a pizza delivery driver and dumping her body at a state park.
MANILA, Philippines - A southern Philippine town vice mayor who was reportedly abducted outside a shopping mall earlier this week has been released, police said Friday.
GEORGETOWN, South Carolina - Georgetown County deputies say they have found a 16-year-old girl who was apparently kidnapped from a school bus stop.
EDGERTON, Kansas - A northeast Kansas sheriff is alerting the public to a hoax phone call demanding ransom to spare the life of a loved one.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - A man was charged Wednesday with kidnapping and killing a nursing student who was last seen outside her West Tennessee home nearly three years ago, investigators said.
MURPHYSBORO, Illinois - A southern Illinois alderman has pleaded not guilty to charges he tried to escape while jailed in connection with an alleged sexual abuse and kidnapping.
SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine - A special U.N. envoy cut short his mission in Crimea on Wednesday after being threatened by 10 to 15 armed men and ordered to leave the region, where Ukraine and Russia are locked in a tense standoff, U.N. officials said.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Lawmakers in the Iowa Senate and House have agreed that kidnapping penalties need to be tougher, but they're having a hard time reaching a compromise on how long offenders should remain in jail.
RACINE, Wisconsin - Racine police have caught a man wanted in a possible kidnapping in Illinois.
MANILA, Philippines - Gunmen abducted two children, their nanny and a driver while on the way to school Monday in a southern Philippine region notorious for ransom kidnappings by Islamic militants, military officials said.
FAIR HAVEN, Vermont - Vermont police are looking for a man who tried to abduct a girl in Fair Haven.
JOPLIN, Missouri - A southwest Missouri woman is facing seven felony counts accusing her of offering to give two Joplin men a car in exchange for helping her kidnap her 1-year-old daughter from the girl's father.
PORTLAND, Oregon - A Clackamas County sheriff's spokesman says a man sought in a woman's January abduction from a Milwaukie, Oregon, tanning salon is suspected of robbing a bank in Eugene.
BOZEMAN, Montana - A Montana man has been convicted of escaping from a Bozeman pre-release center, kidnapping his former foster mother and holding her hostage while demanding keys and information to help him rob the bar where she worked.
GOLDEN CITY, Missouri - The suspect in the kidnapping and killing of a 12-year-old southwest Missouri girl is seeking a change of venue or a jury imported from another county for his trial.
BATH, Maine - A New Hampshire man has been sentenced to just over five years in prison for trying to kidnap a 2-year-old boy at a Maine park-and-ride lot.
SALT LAKE CITY - Utah lawmakers have advanced a state proposal that has the backing of former kidnapping and sexual abuse victim Elizabeth Smart.