FILE - This Aug. 1, 2013 file photo shows Ariel Castro in the courtroom during the sentencing phase in Cleveland. Castro committed suicide when he hanged himself in his cell, two nationally regarded corrections consultants concluded following a review of his death released Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2…
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Frustrated by conditions in his cell, obsessed with the quality of prison food and convinced that guards were mistreating him, Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro committed suicide as the reality of living out his life in prison set in, two consultants concluded Tuesday.
Three malnourished sisters told Tucson police they were held in captivity and filth for up to two years until two of them escaped early Tuesday to a neighbor’s house, after their stepfather allegedly threatened them with a knife.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A judge in Las Vegas rejected O.J. Simpson's bid for a new trial on Tuesday, dashing the former football star's bid for freedom based on the claim that his original lawyer botched his armed robbery and kidnapping trial in Las Vegas more than five years ago.
Three women have accused Norman Adrian Alvarez of impersonating a police officer or bounty hunter as part of a ruse to sexually molest them or extort money and/or sex.
Lawmen from at least three agencies helped detain the suspect in a kidnapping and stop his vehicle near Ryan Airfield.
A Tucson man suspected of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend was arrested Friday after a high-speed, cross-town police chase.
A Tucson man suspected of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend has been arrested after a high-speed, cross-town police chase.
CLEVELAND — A Cleveland man arrested after three women missing for a decade were found alive at his run-down home was charged Wednesday with kidnapping and raping them. Prosecutors brought no charges against his brothers, saying there was no evidence they had any part in the crime.
Three Douglas men were arrested in connection with an alleged kidnapping plot.
Nearly eight months have passed since Isabel Celis was last seen in her midtown home, and though police still aren't any closer to finding the 7-year-old, her parents remain hopeful that she is alive and will come home soon.
PHOENIX — A woman has been arrested for allegedly kidnapping a young boy from a Phoenix motel room and the child’s father is being accused of abuse and neglect.
A Tucson man was sentenced Monday to a no-parole life term in the November 2010 death of his girlfriend's former boyfriend.
A federal judge is considering whether convicted child killer Frank Jarvis Atwood's attorneys should be allowed to present evidence they believe will prove detectives planted evidence.
The parents of a missing Tucson girl today brushed off any speculation by police and the public that they were involved in the disappearance of their daughter and vowed to be more visible in the search for the missing girl.
Rear-end wreck kills driver on I-19
A Tucson man already serving 70 years in prison on child
pornography charges was sentenced to an extra 30 years Monday for
kidnapping an 11-year-old girl, hitting her in the head with a
wrench and trying to sexually assault her.