Published: Apr 04, 2022
Officers from Bang Na Police Station on Monday asked Phra Khanong Criminal Court to approve the detention of a police corporal suspected of helping his boss kidnap a couple who allegedly owed money to an online gambling operator.
Published: Dec 17, 2021
The remaining members of a U.S.-based Christian missionary group who were kidnapped in Haiti in October have been released, Haiti national police spokesman Gary Desrosiers told The Washington Post on Thursday.
Published: Oct 19, 2021
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - An armed gang in Haiti holding members of a U.S. Christian missionary organization hostage is seeking a ransom of $1 million per person in exchange for their release, the Haitian justice minister told The Washington Post on Tuesday.
Published: Oct 18, 2021
Haiti on Sunday became the center of an international crisis as officials in the beleaguered Caribbean nation sought to liberate 17 missionaries and family members, most of them Americans, taken captive a day earlier by a street gang known for mass kidnappings and ransoming religious groups.
Published: Jul 06, 2021
At least 140 Nigerian schoolchildren are missing after gunmen stormed a school Monday in Nigerias northwest Kaduna state, where an epidemic of kidnappings for ransom has increasingly ensnared students in Africas most populous nation.