Cleveland Kidnapping

  1. Report: Ariel Castro’s Prison Guards Never Checked on Him on Night of Death

    Caleb Ackley and Ryan Murphy, the two prison guards who were meant to be watching Cleveland Monster Ariel Castro lied in logbooks, a new report says.

    October 10, 2013
  2. Ariel Castro Commits Suicide: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The Cleveland monster took his own life at around 9:20 p.m. on September 3.

    September 4, 2013
  3. ‘They Would Ask Me for Sex’ — Watch Ariel Castro’s Revolting Speech in Court

    Ariel Castro gave a chilling speech today before being sentenced to life in prison plus 1,000 years. He said that most of the sex was “consensual” with victims.

    August 1, 2013
  4. ‘Your Hell is Just Beginning’ — Watch Michelle Knight’s Statement to Ariel Castro

    Michelle Knight, who was raped, beaten, and held captive by Ariel Castro for over a decade, gave an emotional statement in court today while he was sentenced.

    August 1, 2013
  5. OFFICIAL: Ariel Castro Will Never See the Light of Day Again – Life in Prison Plus 1000 Years

    It’s official, the Cleveland monster will never see the light of day again.

    August 1, 2013
  6. Inside the House of Horrors: Shocking New Photos of Ariel Castro’s Dungeon

    Today at the sentencing hearing of Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro, the court saw shocking images from inside the torture chamber that was his home.

    August 1, 2013
  7. Diaries of Cleveland Kidnaping Victims Describe Horror Women Endured Over 10 Years

    New details of the Cleveland kidnapping case emerged after prosecutors submitted a memorandum compiled with evidence including diaries kept by the kidnapped women.

    August 1, 2013
  8. Read Ariel Castro’s Plea Deal: He Will Never Be Released ‘For Any Reason’ [DOCS]

    Ariel Castro will never be a free man, will never see a dime from the sale of his home but will keep his personal family items.

    August 1, 2013
  9. Amanda Berry, Cleveland Kidnapping Victim, Parties With Nelly: Top 10 Photos

    Check out these photos of Ariel Castro’s tortured victim Amanda Berry partying onstage with rapper Nelly for Rover Radio’s concert in Cleveland.

    July 29, 2013
  10. WATCH: Ariel Castro’s Son Will ‘Never Visit My Father in Prison’

    Castro told The Today Show’s Savannah Guthrie: “I think that if he really can’t control his impulses and he really doesn’t have any value for human life.”

    July 29, 2013
  11. Cleveland Kidnapper Ariel Castro Dodges Death Penalty, Will Die in Prison

    Pleading guilty to 937 of 977 charges, Castro took a deal that spares his life so he can rot in jail forever.

    July 26, 2013
  12. Ariel Castro Offered Plea Deal to Avoid Death Penalty

    If Castro accepts the deal, he would receive life without parole plus 1,000 years.

    July 26, 2013
  13. Ariel Castro Now Facing 977 Charges: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

    The charges include two counts of aggravated murder, which could land Ariel Castro the death penalty.

    July 13, 2013
  14. Cleveland Kidnapping Victims Say ‘Thank You’ for Public Support [VIDEO]

    It’s the first time the women spoke publicly since their homecoming.

    July 9, 2013
  15. Cleveland Kidnapping Hero Charles Ramsey Gets Free Burgers for Life

    Charles Ramsey, the Cleveland kidnapping hero who helped save three women held captive for 10 years, will never have to pay for a burger ever again.

    May 23, 2013