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Man accused of trying to snatch 9-year-old leads officers on 50-mile chase, police say
Press-Enterprise
Moreno Valley police motion for traffic to turn around after an attempted kidnapping suspect from Rancho Mirage was taken into custody after a vehicle pursuit ending at Cottonwood Avenue and Dunhill Street near Moreno Valley High School and Moreno ...

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Washington Post

Most kidnapped children are taken by a parent. That doesn't mean they're safe.
Washington Post
When my client told me her abusive ex-boyfriend had shown up after a long absence, beaten her and kidnapped their children, I assumed the police would respond quickly and issue Amber alerts. But a D.C. police officer refused even to write a report, ...



CBS Sacramento

Police: Man Tried To Kidnap Child At Sacramento Park « CBS ...
CBS Sacramento
Police have arrested a man suspected of trying to kidnap a child at a Sacramento park.

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MyPalmBeachPost

UPDATE: Jupiter police relieved that missing 4-year-old boy found safe
MyPalmBeachPost
Kitzerow said there was sufficient concern about the child's safety to issue an Amber Alert. “First of the all, the child's 4 years old,” he said. “We had enough to get a kidnapping warrant for the nanny. She did not have the child, the child had been ...
Abducted four-year-old returned to motherWPBF West Palm Beach

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Huffington Post Canada

BC daycare operator defends youngsters from attempted abduction
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PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — Martial arts training might not be the first thing a daycare worker would list on a resume, but six youngsters in central British Columbia are safe because the operator of their pre-school used those skills this week. Chelsi ...
Prince George, BC Daycare Owner Fights Off Alleged Child AbductorHuffington Post Canada
Daycare operator uses MMA training to stop alleged child abductor ...CTV News
'Everybody's worst nightmare': says Prince George, BC, daycare owner who fought off alleged abductorCBC.ca

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Monitor

Donna man faces felony charges in kidnapping of niece
Monitor
He will also face multiples charges in Hidalgo County, including enticing a child, harboring a runaway child and unlawful restraint of someone under 17 years of age, according to jail records. Martinez, who was inside the pickup truck along with her ...



SW News Media

Eden Prairie residents learn about Level 3 predatory offender
SW News Media
Eden Prairie Police Chief Jim DeMann, left introduces members of the panel present to give information during a community notification for Jerry Bryant Thomas, a Level 3 predatory offender, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Aug. 16. Also pictured, from left ...



WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

Neighbor chases down Yukon after attempted child abduction in Horry County
WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC
... was take a child,” said Horn. She said the neighbors in Plantation Lakes want to get together and discuss different safety options. “We also want to bring in a police officer and have all the kids learn about safety and what the proper thing is to ...
Neighbors chase suspects after reported kidnapping attempt in Carolina ForestMyrtle Beach Sun News

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KTLA

FBI, LAPD Warn About 'Virtual Kidnapping' Ransom Schemes; Texas Woman Charged in 1st Such Case
KTLA
He said he saw some Torrance police officers, who were able to confirm his children were safe in school. The call lasted a little over an hour, Smith said. Another victim at the news conference said she was on the phone with schemers for hours, and she ...

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Daycare operator defends youngsters from attempted abduction
Prince George Citizen
"As a child I did judo and karate and kickboxing," she added. Sabbe said she managed to free the boy and urged him and the other children to safety, but the man then grasped the arm of a second boy. He punched her as she rushed forward again, she said.


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