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Surveillance footage of the woman who attempted to kidnap a boy at a Los Angeles McDonald's.

A Los Angeles woman was arrested in connection to the attempted kidnapping of a 4-year-old boy at a McDonald’s

33-year-old Maralyn Ramos has been arrested by police for attempting to kidnap a young boy at a Los Angeles McDonald's restaurant.

Uber driver in Pennsylvania charged with kidnapping after allegedly telling two female riders ‘you’re not going anywhere’

Police have arrested an assistant professor at Penn State University in connection with the incident.
The harrowing 1973 abduction of John Paul Getty III has inspired numerous films and books.

13 times the heirs to massive fortunes disappeared under mysterious or disturbing circumstances

Patty Hearst, the Lindbergh baby, and John Paul Getty III are just three famous heirs that were kidnapped.
The incident happened in the parking lot of the Atrium Medical Center.

Police say an 8-year-old boy is a ‘hero’ for pulling his sister out of a moving car during a potential kidnapping

A boy, 8, from Ohio, is being hailed as a "hero" for extracting himself and his 10-year-old sister from a moving car during an attempted kidnapping.
Kimberly Endicott

The American tourist who was kidnapped in Uganda said the experience felt like ‘pure fear’

Kimberly Endicott and her safari driver were kidnapped by four men in Uganda's Queen Elizabeth National Park on April 4.

Malaysia’s not pleased after the US included it in a list of countries with kidnapping risks for travellers

The US foreign ministry said travellers in the state of Sabah in east Malaysia face the threat of kidnappings-for-ransom by terrorist groups, who target island resorts and boats ferrying tourists.
American tourist Kimberly Sue Endicott poses with her guide, Jean Paul Mirenge in Uganda, April 7, 2019, in this image taken from social media.

35 countries where the US State Department is warning Americans they could get kidnapped

After an American was abducted in Uganda, the State Department has updated its travel advisories to indicate the risk of kidnapping around the world.
Kimberley Sue Endicott, 35, was abducted by gunmen in Queen Elizabeth National Park (pictured) on April 4.

An American tourist and her driver who were kidnapped in Uganda were rescued unharmed

An American tourist and her driver have been rescued after they were kidnapped by four armed men last week in a national park in southwestern Uganda.
Édouard-Jean Empain after his release.

11 times kidnappers targeted millionaires and high-profile executives around the globe

When kidnappers snatch the wealthy and powerful, the story often becomes the subject of intense media scrutiny.
Timmothy Pitzen, left, and Brian Michael Rini, right

Police say the 14-year-old claiming to have escaped kidnappers who held him for 8 years is actually a 24-year-old man with a reported criminal history...

The FBI said in a statement on Twitter that DNA test results confirmed the he was not Timmothy Pitzen, who went missing in 2011.