Judge questions father’s kidnap charge – The Independent

Posted November 4th, 2010 in kidnapping, news by sally

“A judge questioned why a father who grabbed an abusive teenager and made him apologise to younger children following a squabble was charged with kidnapping the youth.”

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The Independent, 3rd November 2010

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Man jailed for sex attacks on girls in Bracknell – BBC News

Posted October 15th, 2010 in kidnapping, news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A man who kidnapped girls, driving two of them to a hideaway and sexually attacking them, has been jailed.”

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BBC News, 15th October 2010

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Girl fined for wasting police time after ‘kidnapping’ – BBC News

Posted October 8th, 2010 in fines, kidnapping, news, wasting police time by sally

“A teenager has been fined for wasting police time after claiming she had been kidnapped, sparking a major search.”

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BBC News, 7th October 2010

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Murderer Ronald Cheshire jailed for raping girl in 1980 – BBC News

Posted September 24th, 2010 in false imprisonment, kidnapping, news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A man who raped, kidnapped and falsely imprisoned a teenage girl 30 years ago has been given a nine-year jail term.”

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BBC News, 23rd September 2010

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CPS announces charging decision in the Milly Dowler case – Crown Prosecution Service

Posted March 31st, 2010 in Crown Prosecution Service, kidnapping, murder, press releases by sally

“CPS announces charging decision in the Milly Dowler case.”

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Crown Prosecution Service, 30th March 2010

Source: www.cps.gov.uk

Teenager’s torturers jailed for 40 years – The Independent

Posted March 11th, 2010 in blackmail, conspiracy, gangs, kidnapping, news, sentencing, torture by sally

“A gang who kidnapped and tortured a 16-year-old boy have been jailed for 40 years, it was confirmed today.”

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The Independent, 11th March 2010

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Man jailed for raping woman, 86, at Bradford care home – BBC News

Posted February 3rd, 2010 in bail, kidnapping, news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A 19-year-old man has been given an indeterminate jail sentence for the kidnap and rape of an 86-year-old woman in a Bradford care home.”

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BBC News, 3rd February 2010

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12 years for man who kidnapped woman and daughter – The Independent

Posted December 9th, 2009 in kidnapping, news, sentencing by sally

“A builder who abducted a woman and her two-year-old daughter at gunpoint from their luxury home and kept them captive for more than 18 hours was jailed for 12 years today.”

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The Independent, 8th December 2009

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Six men jailed for ‘vile’ kidnap – BBC News

Posted October 12th, 2009 in kidnapping, news, sentencing by sally

“Six members of a gang that kidnapped two men – one of them a friend of the singer Lily Allen – have been jailed for up to 12 years each.”

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BBC News, 12th October 2009

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Predator jailed for sex attacks – BBC News

Posted September 9th, 2009 in attempts, kidnapping, mental health, news, rape, sentencing by sally

“A schizophrenic sexual predator who tried to rape a schoolgirl and three women in London has been detained indefinitely in a mental hospital.”

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BBC News, 8th September 2009

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Man jailed over schoolgirl kidnap – BBC News

Posted June 11th, 2009 in kidnapping, news, sentencing by sally

“A lorry driver who abducted a 15-year-old girl he met in an internet chatroom and took her to France has been jailed for five years.”

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BBC News, 11th June 2009

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Men jailed for 17-day crime spree – BBC News

Posted May 8th, 2009 in burglary, kidnapping, news, robbery, sentencing by sally

“Two men who terrorised part of Greater Manchester during a 17-day crime spree have been jailed for life.”

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BBC News, 7th May 2009

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Shannon’s mother will not appeal – BBC News

Posted April 7th, 2009 in appeals, kidnapping, news by sally

“Karen Matthews, who kidnapped her own daughter in a bungled effort to gain reward money for the missing child, has abandoned her appeal, her lawyer said.”

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BBC News, 7th April 2009

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Karen Matthews sentenced to eight years in jail for kidnapping daughter, Shannon – The Times

Posted January 23rd, 2009 in false imprisonment, kidnapping, news, sentencing by sally

“Karen Matthews has been sentenced today to eight years in jail for kidnapping and imprisoning her nine-year-old daughter.”

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The Times, 23rd January

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Gang jailed for assault on teenager kidnapped from train – The Guardian

“A teenage girl was kidnapped from a train, robbed, beaten and kicked, and pushed into a stream by a gang of seven who were given prison sentences at Luton crown court yesterday.”

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The Guardian, 12th December 2008

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Mother guilty over Shannon kidnap – BBC News

Posted December 4th, 2008 in false imprisonment, kidnapping, news, perverting the course of justice by sally

“The mother of Shannon Matthews has been found guilty of charges relating to her daughter’s disappearance.”

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BBC News, 4th December 2008

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Paedophile ‘schoolboy’ is jailed – BBC News

Posted September 9th, 2008 in kidnapping, news, sentencing, sexual offences by sally

“A man who masqueraded as a schoolboy and abducted a young teenage girl has been jailed for two-and-a-half years.”

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BBC News, 9th September 2008

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Shannon Matthews’ mother, Karen Matthews, charged with her kidnap – The Times

Posted September 8th, 2008 in kidnapping, news by sally

“The mother of Shannon Matthews, the schoolgirl who vanished for 24 days earlier this year, has been accused of being directly involved in her daughter’s alleged abduction and imprisonment.”

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The Times, 6th September 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Genette case prosecution dropped – BBC News

Posted August 19th, 2008 in kidnapping, missing persons, news by sally

“Police have confirmed that there is insufficient evidence to prosecute a man arrested over the disappearance of Genette Tate in 1978.”

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BBC News, 18th August 2008

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Five guilty of £10m kidnap plot – BBC News

Posted March 29th, 2008 in conspiracy, kidnapping, news by sally

“Four men and a woman have been convicted of a £10m plot to kidnap a businessman by seducing him.”

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BBC News, 28th March 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk