3 Workers Killed, Gunman Dead in Standoff at Veterans Center in YountvilleThree workers for a program that treats veterans for post-traumatic stress disorder were found dead Friday along with the suspect who took them hostage.
'Knock It Off': 99-Year-Old Gets 18-Year-Old Hostage Taker To Release HerDoris Wasden of Utah not only stood up to the criminal but was reportedly able to secure her own release during a tense standoff with police.
SoCal College Pays $28K Ransom After Student Data Is HackedA Los Angeles community college has paid a $28,000 ransom after a hacker took student data hostage.
Guilty Pleas In Deadly Stockton Bank Hostage CaseTwo defendants in the deadly 2014 Stockton Bank of the West robbery that end in rolling gun battle with police and the death of a hostage pleaded guilty Friday after a plea deal removed a possible death sentence.
Trio Of Masked Men Hold Family Hostage, Ransack Home Near San RafaelMarin County sheriff’s deputies are seeking three masked men who entered a home just outside San Rafael early Tuesday morning, forcing family members from their bedrooms as the trio ransacked the home.
3 Armed Men Invade Portola Valley Home, Hold Residents HostageThree armed male suspects allegedly forced their way into a Portola Valley home Thursday night, taking valuables while they held the home’s residents inside a bedroom, according to San Mateo County Sheriff’s officials.
Hostage Taken In San Jose Police Standoff Before Stabbing Suspect ArrestedA man who allegedly stabbed a woman and took another person hostage Monday morning near downtown San Jose was arrested after a five-hour standoff, police said Tuesday.
Fake Hostage Report Gets Fresno County Man ArrestedPolice say a man has been arrested after calling in a fake hostage report east of Sanger.
Second Suspect Arrested, Additional Women Rescued In Oakland KidnappingOakland police said Thursday that they believe the kidnapping of a 14-year-old girl on Wednesday is connected to human sex trafficking and that they've arrested a second suspect in connection with the case.
Sucpect Arrested After 14-Year-Old Kidnapping Victim Rescued In North OaklandPolice are investigating a report of a kidnapping in North Oakland Wednesday morning as possibly connected to human trafficking and forced prostitution, a police spokeswoman said.
San Jose Police ID Suspect, Victim In Deadly Hostage SituationPolice have identified a suspect and victim killed at a home in San Jose's Cambrian neighborhood Monday in a hostage situation that turned into an officer-involved shooting.
Antioch Gas Station Hostage Calls Carjacking Suspect 'A Total Gentleman'A chaotic East Bay crime spree is over after a man accused of carjackings and a hostage ordeal at an Antioch gas station was arrested Wednesday afternoon.