Hostage Taking (Sentencing Cases)

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Case Digests

Case Name Sentence Summary
R v Ader,
2018 ONSC 2351 (CanLII)
15 years [per R Smith SCJ]
R v Li,
2002 CanLII 18077 (ON CA)
14 years The offender participated in kidnapping three persons who were held for 22 days. [per Finlayson JA]
R v Hu,
1995 CanLII 2836 (BC CA)
14 years The offender kidnapped for ransom. He held the victim for 7 days. [per Hinkson JA]
R v Ribic,
2005 OJ No. 4261
3 years + remand credit The offender kidnapped 3 UN soldiers for 25 days. He was 21 years old.
R v Lewers,
2012 OJ No. 4554
7.5 years The offender was convicted of kidnapping and forcible confinement for 22 hours. He had a lengthy criminal record.
R v Tse 2010 BCJ No. 1769 12 years