An armed man was taken into custody Monday night after he barricaded himself inside a home in a hilly Greenbrae neighborhood adjacent to U.S. Highway 101.
A man who had barricaded himself in a Fairfield house where he had reportedly been threatening his family members with a gun Tuesday afternoon was safely taken into custody Tuesday night, a police sergeant said.
Oakland police said they were responding Friday afternoon to a report of a suspect barricaded inside a commercial building.
A Fairfield man was arrested and his dog was shot and killed Friday after he allegedly tried to use the animal to hold off police in a standoff.
A couple barricaded for seven hours Tuesday inside two motel rooms in Morgan Hill were arraigned Thursday on felony and misdemeanor charges.
A male parolee and a woman were arrested after a more than six-hour standoff Tuesday that ended when police fired pepper gas through the window of a motel room where the couple had barricaded themselves, a police spokesman said.
A standoff in a Vallejo neighborhood described by one neighbor as a “battle zone” ended Wednesday afternoon with the death of a gunman following a exchange of gunfire between officers and the barricaded suspect.
Police in Oakland have cleared the scene after a 10-hour standoff with a possible homicide suspect, an officer said Sunday afternoon.
A woman caught breaking into a Lyon Street home Sunday afternoon held police off with a shotgun for more than two hours before she was taken into custody, police said.
A suspect who was yelling that he was armed with a firearm has surrendered to officers in West Oakland after a brief standoff Friday afternoon, police said.