Abduction Arrest

Abduction Arrest

A man is accused of raping a girl, forcing her into marriage and motherhood during a decade-long kidnapping

Friday, May 23, 2014 at 02:40 AM PDT

Smart: Don't Ask Why Kidnap Victim Didn't Escape

Smart: Don't Ask Why Kidnap Victim Didn't Escape

A California woman who was allegedly abducted by her mother's boyfriend 10 years ago shouldn't feel pressured to share her story right away, kidnap victim Elizabeth Smart said Thursday, as she urged the...

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 07:17 AM PDT

Neighbors Recall Mother’s Search for Abducted Teen

Neighbors Recall Mother’s Search for Abducted Teen

Residents of a Santa Ana apartment complex said they remember a mother’s frantic search for her daughter after the teenager vanished 10 years ago.

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 09:32 PM PDT

Timeline: Kidnapped Woman's Ordeal

Timeline: Kidnapped Woman's Ordeal

A timeline of the 10-year ordeal of a woman who was allegedly kidnapped by her mother's ex-boyfriend and forced to marry him.

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 12:35 PM PDT

Alleged Kidnapper, Victim Called "Perfect Couple"

Alleged Kidnapper, Victim Called "Perfect Couple"

A nanny who cared for the daughter of a woman who police said was kidnapped, raped and held for 10 years said she never suspected the accused abductor would commit such a crime The nanny, identified only as...

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 05:47 AM PDT

Man Arrested in Decade-Long Kidnap, Sex Assault: Police

Man Arrested in Decade-Long Kidnap, Sex Assault: Police

A man was in custody on suspicion of kidnapping his girlfriend's teenage daughter nearly 10 years ago in Santa Ana and holding her captive for a decade, during which he repeatedly physically and sexually...

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Boy, Parents Injured in Crash With Street Racing-SUV

Boy, Parents Injured in Crash With Street Racing-SUV

Three people were injured after their car was struck by an SUV that was involved in a street race in Costa Mesa Monday night, police said.

Burglary Suspect Targets Homes With Open Windows

Burglary Suspect Targets Homes With Open Windows

Police have released a sketch of a burglary suspect believed to be linked to multiple thefts in the Hollywood area this year. The man allegedly enters homes through open windows. According to the Los Angeles...

SoCal Heat Wave Has Power Officials on High Alert

SoCal Heat Wave Has Power Officials on High Alert

As a sweltering heat wave has gripped Southern California for days, managers of the state's power grid said on Monday they had plenty of electricity available to handle anticipated peaks in power usage, but fear...

"Very Aggressive" Lizard Captured in Huntington Park

"Very Aggressive" Lizard Captured in Huntington Park

Police captured what they described as a “large and very aggressive” lizard roaming a Huntington Park neighborhood Monday morning.

Autopsy Conducted on Body Found in Trunk

Autopsy Conducted on Body Found in Trunk

An autopsy has not yet revealed how a man died before being found decomposing in the trunk of a Lexus in Riverside over the weekend, police said Monday.

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Battle Brews Between Facebook, Drag Queens

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