| Apr 10, 2015
| 4:47 PM
Clifton Boone Jr. craned his neck to look eye to eye with Lake Superior Court Judge Salvador Vasquez. Dressed in a gray-striped prison outfit, black eyeglasses and metal shackles on both hands, Boone did so to peer around a small scales of justice...
| Apr 9, 2015
| 1:14 PM
She moved from New York to South Florida hoping to find a new job, but says she was held captive and forced to perform sex acts by a man who wanted to be her pimp.
The man, Livingston Douglas, of Lauderdale Lakes, is now facing charges that include...
| May 19, 2015
| 10:41 AM
A Pembroke Park man is accused of kidnapping a 16-year-old boy at gunpoint and pistol-whipping him after he suspected the boy of stealing his assault rifle, deputies said.
Nahsong Emmauel Wong, 31, confronted the teenager Friday, pulled out a gun and...
| May 18, 2015
| 6:04 PM
UPDATE: Police have identified and charged a teen over 15 years old in connection to a robbery and abduction in Virginia Beach Friday night.
The teen was served with juvenile petitions for two counts of robbery, two counts of use of a firearm in...
| May 14, 2015
| 2:11 PM
An upstate New York couple will spend the rest of their lives in federal prison after pleading guilty to the kidnapping and sexual assault of two young Amish girls near Syracuse, N.Y., last year, law enforcement officials said Thursday.
| Apr 7, 2015
| 2:12 PM
ELKINS PARK (AP) — Authorities in suburban Philadelphia have filed charges against a just-terminated volunteer firefighter who they said held four firefighters hostage at gunpoint last week, firing one shot into a wall before surrendering an hour...
| May 13, 2015
| 11:30 AM
Oregon police are continuing to search for a Washington state man in connection with the alleged kidnapping of a California teenager found safe Monday.
The 15-year-old, reported missing from Sanger in the Central Valley, entered a McDonald's in Astoria,...
| May 11, 2015
| 7:41 AM
A routine traffic stop by police in Pomona proved more fruitful than anyone expected when officers found a gun, a suspected rape and kidnapping victim, her alleged attacker and arrested three men in connection with her abduction, officials reported.
| May 9, 2015
| 5:45 PM
A Chicago man is charged with aggravated kidnapping and domestic battery after using his fists and the threat of a hammer to keep a woman he was dating in his car overnight last month, prosecutors said Saturday.
James Demus, 32, was arrested Friday...
| May 8, 2015
| 2:30 PM
A second suspect is facing charges after an officer-involved shooting earlier this week.
Tyree Sims, 19, was arrested on a warrant Thursday. He faces armed carjacking, armed kidnapping and armed robbery charges.
Sims is the driver who fled investigators...
| Apr 24, 2015
| 6:37 PM
The White House is considering revamping its overseas hostage-rescue program after CIA drone strikes that mistakenly killed an American and an Italian held captive by terrorists in Pakistan, the latest incident to reveal gaps in U.S. counter-terrorism...