Crime Scene Photography · New Jersey

The remains of the Lindbergh baby is found 2 months after his abduction (graphic)

May 12, 1932 Hopewell, New Jersey The Lindbergh Baby's body is found over two months after he was taken from his bed The baby was murdered the same night he was abducted, killed by a blow to the head which shattered his skull; his tattered, tiny remains were found less than a mile from his… Continue reading The remains of the Lindbergh baby is found 2 months after his abduction (graphic)

Ohio

Woman held captive for 10 years and her daughter father by her captor escape

May 6, 2013 Cleveland, Ohio Amanda Berry and her 6-year-old daughter escape from their captor's house after nearly a decade of imprisonment, bringing help to the other two abducted girls in the house Ariel Castro kidnapped three girls between 2002 and 2004, offering them rides before bringing them to his house, luring them inside, and… Continue reading Woman held captive for 10 years and her daughter father by her captor escape

Nigeria

276 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria

April 14, 2014 Chibok, Nigeria 276 schoolgirls, between 16- and 18-years-old, are kidnapped by the extremist organization Boko Haram The girls were taken by members of Boko Haram — a militant organization also referred to as the Islamic State in West Africa — disguised as guards in the early morning hours of April 14. Over… Continue reading 276 schoolgirls kidnapped in Nigeria

Japan

Girl held captive from 9- to 19-years-old

November 13, 1990 Sanjō, Niigata Prefecture, Japan 9-year-old Fusako Sano is abducted and held captive for 9 years and 2 months Sano was walking home after watching a school basketball game when Nobuyuki Satō (28) forced her into his car and later into the upper floor of his apartment. For 9 years, Sano was kept… Continue reading Girl held captive from 9- to 19-years-old