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Sep 17, 2014 08:05 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Five months after the abduction of nearly 300 schoolgirls in Nigeria, the prospects for their safe return seem more remote than ever. Here's why. Continue reading →
Mar 20, 2014 09:08 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A ruthless Mexican drug cartel is accused of kidnapping children to harvest their organs. For real? Continue reading →
Aug 11, 2013 12:38 AM ET
Hannah Anderson's abductor had taken her to the remote back country of Idado, where they were spotted by a horseman.
May 14, 2013 03:29 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Despite parents' concerns and news media stories, child abductions by strangers are much rarer than most people think. Continue reading →
May 9, 2013 05:10 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Psychics use common sense and a few psychological principles to provide the illusion of accuracy. Continue reading →
Aug 25, 2012 12:55 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Abduction survivor Elizabeth Smart joins the search for Holly Bobo, who has been missing for over a year.
Nov 9, 2010 12:49 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The sensational and bizarre Smart case is in many ways a very typical case of child abduction and abuse.
May 30, 2012 07:03 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Why did a Catholic prayer group keep silent about the confession of an alleged child killer?
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