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Watch woman jump on hood of her SUV, prevent carjacking

Milwaukee - A Milwaukee woman was at a gas station when a man tried to steal her car. She was having none of it and jumped on the hood of the vehicle. After unsuccessful attempts to shake her off, the man got out and fled. The incident was captured on security video.

Video shows teacher's aide assaulting 14-year-old student

Milwaukee - A Milwaukee teacher's aide was arrested and a student was taken to hospital after the aide allegedly violently assaulted the student in a biology class at Bay View High School.

Toddler scared and cold but unharmed after carjacking

Albuquerque - Caraline Leon-Alcocar was found by an Albuquerque police officer more than four hours after the car she was in was stolen. Video of her rescue was captured by the officer's lapel camera and released by the Albuquerque PD.

'Good guy with gun' shoots carjacking victim in head, runs off

Houston - A "good guy with a gun" attempted to stop a carjacking Saturday night and the whole thing went horribly wrong when he allegedly shot the pickup truck's owner in the head and then fled the scene, Houston police say.

Two deputies killed after modern day Bonnie and Clyde crime spree

Sacramento - Two California sheriff's deputies are dead and one wounded after a car chase and manhunt through two counties lasted nearly six hours. The incident began at approximately 10:22 a.m. Friday in the parking lot of a Motel 6 in Sacramento, CA.

Three children killed, three injured after carjacked SUV crashes

Philadelphia - Three young siblings are dead and three women injured after an SUV, stolen earlier in the day, lost control and crashed onto a Philadelphia sidewalk. Police are offering a reward of $110,000 for information leading to arrests.

Video: Good Samaritans save woman, child, from carjacker

San Diego - When bystanders heard a little girl in a red van crying, they ran over to help. Some men dragged the alleged carjacker from the vehicle, punched and kicked him while he struggled and managed to hold him for police.

Texas twin boys, 7, fight carjacker—and win

San Antonio - When a San Antonio mother left her car unattended for a minute with the twins and their one-year-old brother in it, a man jumped in and drove away. But the seven-year-olds were having none of that and fought the man.

Car chase and suicide shown live, news station apologizes

Phoenix - As Fox News was covering a car chase in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday, the suspect stopped, got out of the car and began running around irritatingly before stopping and shooting himself in the head.

Florida man accused of setting girlfriend on fire

Lakeland - According to police, 32-year-old Joshua Kimbrough fled after setting his girlfriend on fire. He then went on a crime spree consisting of a carjacking and a burglary.

Caught on Video: WWII Vet carjacked and injured, no one helped

Detroit - In a heartbreaking story that occurred in Michigan this past Wed., an 86-year-old World War II veteran was attacked in broad daylight just after he'd finished filling his car with gasoline at a BP station on Detroit's west side.

Stick shift transmission foils thieves

Saint Petersburg - Two thieves attempted to steal a car from a couple in Florida. The thieves ran into trouble, though, when they realized that the car they wanted to steal was a stick shift, which neither of them knew how to drive.

Jack-in the Box Manager Steals Cash and Fakes Carjacking

A San Bernardino woman who managed a Jack-in the Box restaurant in Redlands was arrested on Thursday for stealing cash and faking a carjacking.

An older man, 84, defends himself by a kick to the family jewels

When it comes to self defense this gentleman sets the example. When faced with danger Ted Mazatier had no problem defending himself. All it took was two good kicks.

Journalists car-jacked in Detroit while reporting city struggles

Two Dutch reporters got an inside look at crime when they went to Detroit last week to report about the city and its struggles. The journalists were carjacked near Ford Field.

Recent attack in Pearland linked to Susana De Jesus' abduction

In a break that led police to a body of what is believed to be the woman abducted from a Pearland parking lot on February 2, police may be closer to solving a recent crime surge in the area. The most recent attack was connected to the abduction.

91-Year-Old Man Gives Details of Carjacking Attack While Suspect Faces Life in Prison

On May 4, Deonte E.Bradley a 22-year-old, while carjacking the car of Leonard Sims a 91-year-old hit him at least 20 times. The question is why would he beat up a 91 year old?

Carjacking Goes Wrong When One Assailant Is Shot Dead

Four young men from the ages of 16 to 20 years old have been charged with numerous felonies from a crime spree they went on last Thursday in Detroit, Michigan. It ended when one of their cohorts was shot dead by a victim.

Quick Thinking Van Driver Films Carjacking

The driver of the van, who has not been named holds the key to a recent carjacking
 

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Dramatic moment a woman  28  jumps onto the hood of her SUV to stop thieves.
Dramatic moment a woman, 28, jumps onto the hood of her SUV to stop thieves.
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Detroit: Aaron Brantley  kicked and left on the ground injured by the thief who made off with his ca...
Detroit: Aaron Brantley, kicked and left on the ground injured by the thief who made off with his car
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The unnamed teacher s aide was arrested for physical assault of a child
The unnamed teacher's aide was arrested for physical assault of a child
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Ismael Hernandez being dragged out of the van is accused of trying to carjack
Ismael Hernandez being dragged out of the van is accused of trying to carjack
Screen capture from Aaron Leaf's YouTube video
With grueling persistance  this lady manages to discourage a would-be carjacker.
With grueling persistance, this lady manages to discourage a would-be carjacker.
Youtube screenshot.
The fruit stand where three children were killed and three women injured after hit by a carjacked SU...
The fruit stand where three children were killed and three women injured after hit by a carjacked SUV in Philadelphia
Screen capture from CNN

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