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
Lubbock police charge man with falsely reporting kidnapping after car theft
“And any other kids that would have been related to him were also found just to make sure everybody was safe,” he said. ... As police officers knocked on doors, investigators interviewed Washington who gave them conflicting information about the child.
Clinton man charged with attempted kidnapping
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Cpl. Nate Lewis, a county police spokesman, said incidents like these aren't common, but children and parents should still practice safety while walking to school. “Just be aware of your surroundings,” Lewis said. “If someone doesn't look 'safe,' don't ...
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 ...
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
Parents stress stranger safety after Inez Elem. incident
A report of an attempted kidnapping near an Albuquerque elementary school has some parents on edge. Related ... Some parents said they have given their children code words to use so they know which adults are safe to go with. Others said they have ...
Many felons escape justice by crossing state lines
His only guess: "This wasn't a case where I forcefully grabbed the kid. That's the only reason I'm thinking why they won't push ... "It is alarming that there are victims who are further harmed by denying them the opportunity for justice, restitution ...
Our view: Meth users don't hurt just themselves
... safety measures in communities large and small across Tennessee. As a Tennessean series recently detailed, meth use costs Tennessee $1.6 billion a year in enforcement, cleanup and treatment, along with lost work productivity, child protection and more.
“A bomb came and frightened us”: Syrian children reveal fears of violence ...
“We fled the flames of war, only to find ourselves surrounded by danger, explosions, kidnapping, and theft,” the children wrote. “We are unable to live peacefully. We live in constant fear that something will happen and affect our life or hurt us ...