Police Urge Child Kidnapping Safety After Murder Case
A deadly kidnapping in Missouri has dominated headlines across the country, but Sebastian County Sheriff Bill Hollenbeck said thousands of abductions happen every year. Most of them happen near a child's a home. Miguel Nerino is a Fort Smith parent.
Iowa lawmakers toughen penalties for kidnapping a child
Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
Hogg thanked Mike and Denise Shepard for sharing the experience of their daughter's death with legislators and working to pass laws designed to strengthen public safety for Iowa children. “I know it's a very painful experience for them,” he added ...
Lawmakers toughen penalties for child kidnapping
First funnel week completed at state legislature
12th Annual Alabama Child Safety Conference
The Decatur Daily
Gary Cosby Jr./Decatur Daily A group of educators, mental health professionals and law enforcement officers listen to a presentation by superintendent Donny Bynum on the Dale County murder of a bus driver and kidnapping of a student during the 12th ...
Child Safety Conference Draws Hundreds
Senate Bill Sought to Reduce the Penalty for Child Kidnapping
But child safety advocate Emily van Schenkhof with “Missouri Kids First” says incredibly, one aspect of the measure sought to reduce the penalty for child kidnapping from a Class “A” to a Class “B” felony. “We absolutely believe that child kidnapping ...
Baby, it's not as cold outside: Celebrate with a new contemporary
Others in the wagon train may have accepted Declan Calhoun's motives for kidnapping her sister Frankie, but not Jo. When she wakes up from ... Yet now is not the time to confess the little white lie that has thus far kept her safe. Not when he must ...
Video: Child begs for help in “kidnapping experiment”
These experiments are not safe. Plus all of these experiments can lead passers by to think the real thing is an experiment. The people who put on this experiment wanted to see what passers by would do. One lady used pepper-spray. It could have easily ...
VIDEO: How would you react if you saw a child being kidnapped?
Despite support, passage of Iowa kidnapping law getting difficult
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
“It's probably better public policy for us to put the interest of the victims and the safety of our children ahead of incentivizing the inmates to behave themselves by giving them the carrot of letting them out early an incentive to get inmates into ...
Legislative Update: Child kidnapping sentence approved at 25 years
We approved a 25-year prison sentence for kidnapping a person under the age of 18. This recommendation came to us from the Public Safety Advisory Board, a group of experts in criminal law, and is supported by the Iowa County Attorneys Association.
Complex child abuse case drags on; family worries
Also, after watching a video of the safe house interview, Terry wrote that the child didn't seem to understand the questions and had said several times that her mother didn't hurt her before pulling her own hair and saying “Mama.” The California doctor ...
Couple charged with Saginaw Township kidnapping take plea after witness ...
The Saginaw News
"The bottom line, as my client indicated, he didn't know they were going up there to take the kid, and you've got two grandparents acting for the safety of their children," Piazza said. "The father of the child was arrested in another county (charged ...