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Man In Apartment Standoff With Oakland Police Surrenders

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.


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Tense, 4-Hour Standoff On SF’s Nob Hill Ends Peacefully

Police detained a man after a lengthy standoff in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood Saturday night


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Suspect Held On $1 Million Bail Following Santa Clara Standoff

A 44-year-old man is being held on $1 million bail Wednesday after his arrest Tuesday on robbery charges following a more than six-hour standoff and evacuation of an apartment complex in Santa Clara, police said.


Godfrey Jamal Jackson, 27, is accused of fatally shooting 24-year-old MiAndrew Rachel on September 6, 2012. (Oakland Police Department)

Oakland Police Standoff Ends With Murder Suspect Evading Capture

A murder suspect believed to have been inside a West Oakland home that was surrounded by police Monday was not found after a SWAT team searched the residence, a police spokeswoman said.


SFPD Standoff Near Alamo Square

Police Arrest Vallejo Man After Standoff In San Francisco

Police have arrested a 28-year-old Vallejo man after a standoff Sunday morning at a San Francisco home.


Security camera images of the armed robbery suspect. (Redwood City Police Dept.)

Robbery Suspect Arrested After Daylong Standoff At Peninsula Home

A man suspected in several armed robberies in San Mateo County was arrested in front of a North Fair Oaks home following a daylong standoff Thursday.


Police gather near a home on the 500 block of High Street in Oakland, where police say a suspect barricaded himself on June 4, 2012. (CBS)

Oakland Police, Deputies In Standoff With Barricaded Suspect

Oakland police and Alameda County sheriff’s deputies are in a standoff with a suspect who has barricaded himself inside a home in Oakland Monday night.



Suspect In I-580 Oakland Shootout To Stand Trial

A judge ordered a Tuolomne County man Tuesday to stand trial on four counts of attempted murder for engaging in a gun battle with California Highway Patrol officers in Oakland two years ago


A surveillance image of a  masked man entering a CVS store in Oakland's Rockridge neighborhood. (OPD)

Masked Man At Oakland Pharmacy Prompts Police Standoff

A masked man that entered a CVS store in Oakland’s Rockridge neighborhood Friday morning left before police officers arrived and surrounded the building for hours, police said.


A fire broke out during a standoff at a Vallejo home on February 10, 2012. (CBS)

Standoff, Fire At Vallejo Home May Be Linked To Craigslist Robbery

An armed robbery in Vallejo Friday afternoon left one injured and led to a standoff with police at a house that caught fire.