Lost & Found

Innocent Victims: In the crossfire of custodial battles

Custodial Interference, also known as Family Abduction, is the kind of crime that  leaves scars on one of the world?s most precious beings–our children…the innocent. Often individuals believe that an abducted child must be safe and loved if he/she is…

Just out of reach

Tom waited for over two hours to pick up his daughter Libby from a scheduled visit with her mother. He finally made a phone call, hoping to discover what was causing the delay, and found that Rachel, his ex-wife, unexpectedly…

Slain Teen

Family and friends of a 13 year old girl, whose descent into drug addiction and prostitution ended in her slaying, recount a life punctuated by sexual abuse and an endless search for acceptance. Despite caring foster parents, social workers and…

Missing children found safe

The Tracy women who helped rescue a missing 12-year-old girl say they figured out who she was from seeing a televised Amber Alert. Looking grimy and hungry, the missing girl and the man accused of taking her were at a…

Still Searching for Nikki

By Carol O’Hara “Nikki asked permission to cross the street to play with a friend. She never got there.” Mary Ann Campbell blinks back tears that well up easily as she talks of the December 27, 1991 kidnapping of her…

Wreck ends chase, child's abduction

ARLINGTON TX USA — A man who police said abducted a 9-year-old girl was arrested Wednesday morning after leading police on a chase through two cities and crashing into a school bus in west Arlington. Jeremiah Sexton, 22, of Springtown,…

Police swoop to save kidnap girl, 9

Found 1 1/2 hours after abduction Officers credit fast reaction time ================================== CAMILLE ROY, GAIL SWAINSON AND FRANK CALLEJA STAFF REPORTERS =============== A quick decision to initiate a high-level abduction investigation likely saved a missing 9-year-old girl’s life, York Region…

Internet 'romance' ends in arrest

SCOTT GUTIERREZ THE OLYMPIAN OLYMPIA — A 42-year-old Seattle man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly attempting to have sex with what he thought was a 13-year-old girl whom he met over the Internet and arranged to pick up outside the…