Good vs. Evil

Child abduction team performs miracle for Mom

RUBÉN ROSARIO Its official name is the Parental Abduction Child Recovery Team, but perhaps Kidnap Busters is a better fit after this week. With the help of St. Paul cops and others, a week-old Minnesota-based group of private investigators, lawyers,…

Girl, 4, grabbed from aunt’s arms

KIDNAP EFFORT TOWED Thursday, July 06, 2006 By MICHAELANGELO CONTE JOURNAL STAFF WRITER WEST NEW YORK – A convicted sex offender who snatched a 4-year-old girl and took off running was grabbed by police moments later because he’d parked his…

Pair held after children sold in Mexico

18-month-old girl remains missing By Matthew T. Hall UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER June 4, 2006 An American couple were arrested in the Tijuana area Friday after selling two of their children in Mexico, federal officials said yesterday. One of the children…

Sex tourists under fire in Tijuana

By Pablo Jaime Sainz UNION-TRIBUNE January 2, 2006 TIJUANA – A nonprofit group based in the United States is sponsoring a campaign of advertisements and billboards across Tijuana that targets foreign visitors looking for sex with children. Messages, written in…

Repeat child sex offenders could face death

Proposal before Senate would allow execution in child assault cases March 23, 2006 By Tim Smith CAPITAL BUREAU COLUMBIA — State senators are considering a proposal that would allow South Carolina to execute those convicted two or more times of…

Social worker helps find missing girl

Anna Kaplan Statesville Record and Landmark Sunday, March 19, 2006 Etolia Terry knows how to tell when something’s wrong with her young clients. As an outreach worker with homeless children, she is required, by law, to alert the police if…