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Jaycee Lee Dugard

Oprah Honored With Major Award

AP | ALICIA QUARLES | Posted 05.10.2012 | Media

NEW YORK (AP) — Oprah Winfrey was embraced in a hug by longtime friend Diane von Furstenberg as she took to the stage to accept a "Lifetime Leadersh...

David Lohr

WATCH: Jaycee Dugard's New Message | David Lohr | Posted 01.04.2012 | Crime

Jaycee Lee Dugard has released her first public service announcement for her organization, which helps support families that have been the victims of ...

My Hero - 2011

Diane Dimond | Posted 12.06.2011 | Crime
Diane Dimond

In Jaycee's memoir, A Stolen Life, she recounts in almost childlike terms how caring for stray animals -- and later her two children -- helped her keep her humanity and her sanity.

David Lohr

Jaycee Dugard Sues Federal Government For Failing To Monitor Kidnapper | David Lohr | Posted 11.22.2011 | Crime

Jaycee Lee Dugard has filed a claim against the U.S. government for failing to monitor Phillip Garrido, the convicted sex offender who kidnapped her i...

Jaycee Dugard, Held Captive For 18 Years, Feared Trying To Escape

AP | LISA LEFF | Posted 08.02.2011 | Los Angeles

PLACERVILLE, Calif. -- A woman who was kidnapped, raped and held captive for 18 years was so afraid of her abductors that she never tried to escape, a...

Networks Scramble For Exclusive With Kidnapped Girl

AP | Posted 07.11.2011 | Media

SAN FRANCISCO -- The coming publication of a memoir by the California woman who was kidnapped as a girl and held for 18 years has broadcasters scrambl...

Jaycee Lee Dugard Named In Ben Roethlisberger Lawsuit

TMZ | 7/15/2010 12:10 AM PDT by TMZ Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Jaycee Lee Dugard -- the woman who was held captive and raped for a period of 18 years -- has been injected into a new lawsuit filed by the Nevada wom...

Jaycee Dugard Video: ABC Lands New Footage Of Kidnap Victim

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — ABC says it will air home video Friday of kidnapping victim Jaycee Dugard, who was rescued last August after 18 years in captivity. ...

Anthony Sowell's Neighbor Says Police Knew About Cleveland Rapist's House

New York Times | IAN URBINA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A neighbor of the convicted rapist in Cleveland who was arrested Saturday night after six decomposed bodies were found in his house said Monday that t...

Jaycee Dugard Photo & Interview: "I'm So Happy To Be Back"

People | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

After being held against her will for 18 years, much of it in a backyard hell straight out of a horror film, Jaycee Dugard wants the world to know: ...

America Can Do Better -- Stopping Child Abuse Deaths

Michael Petit | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Petit

Children at grave risk of being abused or killed need the government's protection and we should have a national approach for doing this because the heavy toll exacted by abuse and neglect is both economic and moral.

Jaycee Dugard's Family: Left Behind

Lisa Cohen | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Cohen

Jaycee Dugard's face is everywhere this week. I've been thinking a lot about her story, because of the similarities to the Etan Patz case, which I've spent the last five years living and breathing for the first-ever book written on it.

Letterman, Whoopi, and What Oprah Really Wants

Trish Kinney | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Trish Kinney

Someone told me that Oprah had offered a million dollars to Jaycee Dugard, so I set off to investigate.

A Prosecutor's View: Sex Offender Registries in Light of Garrido

Robin Sax | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Robin Sax

If just one child is saved from a sexual assault, a kidnap or a murder because of registration, then we have protected that child.

The Horrors of Sexual Trafficking, American-Style

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Even the most well-cared-for children can fall prey to sex trafficking and become global sexual commodities.

Save a Kid; Bring a Molester to Church

Patrick Boyle | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Patrick Boyle

Jaycee Dugard's kidnapping story got me thinking about the day I got a call from a distraught child molester. I had gotten to know Carl well when he ...

Jason Linkins

Orange County Register Publishes The Single Most Tasteless Sports Column In The History Of Written Language | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Oh dear. On Labor Day, the Orange County Register published a column by Mark Whicker that I fear is the odds-on favorite to be the Worst Newspaper Co...

Jaycee Dugard Parade: South Lake Tahoe Celebrates Jaycee's Return

AP | MARTIN GRIFFITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — The town where Jaycee Lee Dugard was kidnapped 18 years ago celebrated her astounding reappearance with a parade Sund...

Garrido Recorded Love Songs To Giirls

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home


Shawn Hornbeck Relates: Jaycee Dugard Brainwashed, In Shock | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

If anybody could know the torment Jaycee Dugard endured during her 18 years in captivity it would be Shawn Hornbeck, 18, who spent four years and thre...

Blame America (and Jesus) for the Jaycee Dugard Kidnapping

Michael Wolff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Wolff

There is a great morbid curiosity about Jaycee Dugard and her imprisonment, but nobody is drawing any conclusions about what this might say about the American character.

Media Offer Cash For Interviews Jaycee Dugard Case

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ANTIOCH, Calif. — Revelations that Jaycee Lee Dugard was allegedly imprisoned for 18 years at a convicted sex offender's home have sparked cash-...

Jaycee Lee Dugard: Nancy Garrido Worked As Nursing Aide

Contra Costa Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

If she helped strip a young girl of her innocence and perpetrated a heinous, 18-year-long crime that has shocked the world, Nancy Garrido never showed...

Just Listen: Jaycee Lee Dugard

Mark Goulston, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Mark Goulston, M.D.

Imagine Jaycee's personality as a car that was happily going about her life 18 years ago, before she was abducted by the Garridos and taken to the compound that we are now seeing pictures of.

Will DJ AM Quote About PTSD Get People To Finally Listen?

Michelle Renee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michelle Renee

Getting people to take notice of PTSD as it relates to youth and adults who have survived violence, abuse and trauma -- outside of those returning from combat -- has been an uphill climb.