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2 Questioned In Carjacking That Killed 3 Children

AP | MARYCLAIRE DALE | Posted 07.29.2014 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men who carjacked a woman and sexually assaulted her in her SUV before plowing into a family selling fruit on a street corne...

3 Kids Killed After Carjacked Vehicle Plows Into Crowd

AP | Posted 07.25.2014 | Crime

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two men carjacked a woman at gunpoint but soon sped out of control, killing three children Friday as they plowed into a group se...

Suspects Charged With Killing Man In Carjacking Plead Not Guilty

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Four men charged in the fatal carjacking of a young lawyer outside an upscale New Jersey mall pleaded not guilty Wednesday to fe...

Man Killed In Mall Carjacking, Suspects Sought

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

SHORT HILLS, N.J. (AP) — Authorities are searching for two suspects wanted in the deadly shooting of a man who had just finished holiday shopping wi...

1 Shot During Carjacking At Upscale New Jersey Mall

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

SHORT HILLS, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been shot during a carjacking at The Mall at Short Hills. Essex County Chief Assistant Pros...

Carjacked Kidnap Victim Chauffeurs Suspect To Police Station

Posted 11.22.2013 | Los Angeles

Talk about keeping calm under pressure. A carjacking and kidnapping victim in Los Angeles, Calif. managed to outsmart his alleged attacker by chauf...

Manhunt After Carjacker Crashes Into Canal, Shoots Good Samaritan

Posted 10.24.2013 | Crime

Police are searching for a carjacker who wreaked havoc and violence on Detroit's east side, shooting a bystander, stealing a car and crashing a miniva...

Witness to a Theft: Thoughts on Simple Proactivism

Kimann Schultz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime
Kimann Schultz

However safe we feel in our most familiar environments, we must be vigilant and simply aware of who is present in our immediate area.

Man Shot By D.C. Police Dies After Ambulance Breaks Down

Posted 05.30.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A 34-year-old man shot by D.C. police after allegedly stealing a car at gunpoint died Wednesday following a shootout with responding off...

Queens Carjacking Spree By Gunpoint Sparks Wild Police Chase

| Posted 05.09.2013 | New York

By Alan Neuhauser and Trevor Kapp QUEENS — A brazen thief went on a carjacking spree in Queens Thursday morning — boosting three luxury cars at...

First Date Ends In Carjacking

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 04.23.2013 | Weird News

Nemeha Millen had a first date she'll never forget: good conversation, a long walk in the park, and getting carjacked. On her 21st birthday, the Fl...

Carjack Victim: Boston Bomb Suspects Let Me Live Because He 'Wasn't American'

The Huffington Post | Mark Hanrahan | Posted 04.23.2013 | Crime

A man who claims to have been carjacked by the men authorities suspect were responsible for the Boston bombings told authorities that the duo spared h...

Man Admits Role In Fatal Taj Mahal Casino Carjacking

AP | Posted 03.13.2013 | Crime

MAYS LANDING, N.J. -- A southern New Jersey man has admitted he fatally shot a man and wounded a woman during a carjacking inside an Atlantic City cas...

WATCH: Naked Man Steals Minivan, Wet Mayhem Ensues

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 03.04.2013 | DC

What can shake up a small Pennsylvania town with just over 950 residents? How about a naked man standing on top of a floating minivan headed down t...

Boys, Aged 7 And 11, Accused Of Attempted Robbery

AP | Posted 12.10.2012 | Crime

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Two boys, ages 7 and 11, are accused of trying to rob a woman with a loaded gun, police said Sunday. The boys tried to carjack a 22...

Prosecutor: Dad Killed 2-Year-Old Over Toilet Training

AP | Posted 09.20.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT -- A Detroit man was so obsessed over toilet training that he fatally beat his 2-year-old daughter for having an accident, a prosecutor said W...

WATCH: Terrifying Ride For Toddler

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 07.20.2012 | Miami

A carjacked toddler was found at a bank in Miami after a suspected armed bank robber took him for a ride in a stolen vehicle, according to Hialeah Pol...

10 Cities Where Your Car Is More Likely To Be Stolen

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 06.21.2012 | Money

Car thieves are slacking. The number of auto thefts in the U.S. fell for the eighth consecutive year last year, according to a study recently relea...

Warrant Issued For Marvin Winans?

AP | Posted 07.25.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Records show Detroit pastor and gospel singing icon Marvin Winans' driver's license was suspended and there was a warrant out for his ...

Pastor Carjacked At Detroit Gas Station

AP | Posted 07.17.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Popular Detroit pastor and gospel singer Marvin Winans was assaulted and carjacked Wednesday afternoon at a gas station on the city's ...

Carjacked 3-Year-Old Knocks On Stranger's Door At 2 A.M.

AP | STEVEN K. PAULSON | Posted 06.16.2012 | Denver

DENVER -- A 3-year-old is back with his parents after he knocked on a stranger's door in the middle of the night following the hijacking of his father...

6-Year-Old In Carjacking Is Third Child Shot In Detroit This Month

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.27.2012 | Crime

A 6-year-old boy was shot and critically injured during a carjacking in Detroit on Sunday, marking the third pre-teen gunfire victim in the area in le...

Carjacker Foiled By Stickshift

Posted 12.22.2011 | Denver

A man's plan to carjack a woman's car in Golden, Colo. was thwarted by irony on Tuesday -- turns out the alleged thief could not drive a stickshift. ...

Bianca Jones' Dad Pleads For Her Return

AP | COREY WILLIAMS | Posted 02.05.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — The father of a 2-year-old Detroit girl believes police are looking at him as "suspect number one" in her disappearance. D'Andre Lane...

Denver Nanny Gets Carjacked With Young Boy In Backseat

Posted 11.18.2011 | Denver

On Monday afternoon, a Denver nanny was driving a 3-year-old boy around when she was carjacked -- the suspect drove off in her car with the young boy ...