Police Investigation

Elderly Suspect Believed To Be Held Inside Palo Alto Home By Burglary Suspect

Police in Palo Alto surrounded a house after a burglary suspect fled from officers, barricading himself inside a home with an elderly resident Monday afternoon.


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Vallejo Standoff Ends After Man Shoots Gun Into Air, Barricades Himself Inside Home

A Vallejo man was arrested early Sunday morning after allegedly shooting a gun into the air and barricading himself in his home in an hours-long standoff with police.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

East Oakland Standoff Ends; No Shooting Suspect Found

An eight-hour overnight standoff at an East Oakland home ended early Tuesday morning, but police did not find the suspect they believed was barricaded inside the residence, a police spokeswoman said.


SWAT officers and a robot outside a police standoff at Cypress Pointe Apartments at 8200 Kern Ave. in Gilroy, April 18, 2013 (CBS)

Suspect Arrested After Standoff At Gilroy Apartment Complex

A suspect barricaded inside a Gilroy apartment complex and feared to have a bomb or guns was taken into custody Thursday afternoon and residents should soon be able to return home, a city spokesman said.


Police at the scene of a hostage standoff at a marijuana growing operation at a warehouse on the 2100 block of Jennings Ave., March 6, 2013. (CBS)

Suspects Identified In Standoff At San Francisco Pot Grow

San Francisco police on Thursday identified four men who were arrested after allegedly trying to rob a marijuana growing operation in the city’s Bayview District on Wednesday.


Police at the scene of a hostage standoff at a marijuana growing operation at a warehouse on the 2100 block of Jennings Ave., March 6, 2013. (CBS)

4 Arrested In Standoff At San Francisco Pot Growing Operation

Four suspects are in custody after a six-hour standoff Wednesday morning at a building in San Francisco’s Bayview District that houses a roughly 1,000-plant marijuana-growing operation.


An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Barricaded Suspect Inside Oakland Building Found Dead

A suspect who was barricaded inside an East Oakland apartment Thursday morning has died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, an Alameda County sheriff’s sergeant said.


A suspect holds up his hands as police officers move toward him at the end of a standoff on the 500 block of High St. in Oakland, June 5, 2012. (CBS)

Barricaded Gunman Surrenders After Hours-Long Oakland Standoff

An armed stolen car suspect who barricaded himself inside an East Oakland house and fired at Alameda County sheriff’s deputies on Monday night surrendered to police early Tuesday morning, a police spokeswoman said.


SWAT officers at the scene of a standoff with a robbery suspect on the 2700 block of Ritchie St. in Oakland, May 30, 2012. (CBS)

SWAT Officers Arrest Home Invasion Suspect After Oakland Standoff

Police have arrested a home invasion robbery suspect who prompted a SWAT team response when he holed himself up inside an East Oakland home Wednesday morning.


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Man In Woman’s Clothing Surrenders After Standoff With Oakland Police

Reynaldo Marte, 28, and Amanda Pearce, 21, both Alameda residents, were arrested Friday on warrants out of Alameda on suspicion of kidnapping, elder abuse and assault with a deadly weapon.