Roland Ramirez, Franchesca Galope (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose SWAT Standoff Ends; No Sign Of Robbery Suspects

A man and a woman with felony warrants for robbery and carjacking were being sought by San Jose police after a standoff at a vacant home ended Friday with no sign of the suspects.


Police gather outside an Auto Zone store in Oakland following reports of a shooting (CBS)

No Suspects Found After Reports Of Oakland Shootout

Oakland police secured the scene of a reported shooting in East Oakland Friday afternoon and said there were no victims or suspects located.


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Oakland Police Standoff With Barricaded Suspect, Child Ends Peacefully

A police standoff involving a barricaded suspect with a child in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood ended peacefully Monday morning, according to authorities.


San Landro Walmart shooting suspect Detwone D. Watson (BCN)

Black Friday Shooting Suspect Surrenders After East Oakland Standoff

San Leandro police Sgt. Ted Henderson said a SWAT team was summoned to a home near 106th Avenue and MacArthur Boulevard, where Detwone Watson, 29, was hiding.


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Shotgun-Toting Man Arrested Following Oakland Standoff

An emotionally-disturbed man was taken into custody Friday morning after barricading himself inside an Oakland home with a shotgun, a police spokeswoman said.


Oakland police at the standoff scene Tuesday. (CBS)

Oakland Standoff Ends As Stuck Suspect Surrenders

Students at an Oakland elementary school that was on lockdown for several hours because of a nearby police standoff were being allowed to go home Tuesday afternoon.

CBS San Francisco–08/30/2011

Barricaded, Machete-Wielding Burglary Suspect Arrested In Berkeley

A burglary suspect armed with a machete and a saw was arrested Wednesday morning after a more than three-hour standoff in a Berkeley neighborhood, a police sergeant said.

CBS San Francisco–05/18/2011

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Hayward Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Motel Standoff

A man suspected in an armed carjacking in Oakland last month was arrested Monday morning by Alameda County sheriff’s deputies after a standoff at a Budget Inn in Hayward.

CBS San Francisco–04/18/2011