Attempted kidnapping near Menlo-Atherton High School Crimes & Incidents, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on Jul 15, 2007 at 11:12 am
A 16-year-old girl walking home from Menlo-Atherton High School was the target of an attempted kidnapping on July 10, Menlo Park police said. A man driving a white pick-up truck followed the girl and reportedly tried to lure her into his vehicle near the intersection of Ringwood Avenue and Oakwood Drive at 3:15 p.m.
Posted by Nora Charles, a resident of Stanford, on Jul 16, 2007 at 3:31 pm Nora Charles is a member (registered user) of Palo Alto Online
I agree with Walter Wallis. We should follow London's lead and put cameras in crucial areas throughout the city. Those innocently going about their business shouldn't mind being taped if it means criminals can be identified and arrested.