2 Arrested In Shooting, Standoff At Suspected Gambling Den In OaklandOakland police have arrested one person Wednesday morning following a shooting and standoff at a warehouse believed to house an illegal gambling operation.
'Time And Distance' New Mantra For Bay Area Cops Dealing With Armed, Mentally Ill SuspectsMore and more, police departments in the Bay Area are adopting the mantra of “time and distance” in their dealings with people in crisis who are armed and potentially dangerous.
Bleach Allegedly Thrown On SFPD Officers In 22-Hour StandoffSan Francisco police arrested a man Tuesday after a nearly 22-hour long standoff at a home in San Francisco’s Visitacion Valley during which he allegedly threw bleach on officers and threatened to blow up the house.
Wounded Fremont Police Officer Released From HospitalOne of two Fremont police officers shot during a traffic stop earlier this month has been released from the hospital.
Oakland Homicide Suspect Shoots Himself During Central Coast StandoffThe suspect in a fatal shooting in East Oakland on Thursday morning has been admitted to a hospital in Santa Barbara County with a self-inflicted gunshot wound following a standoff with officers there Friday.
Shooter In Fiery Fremont Standoff Died From Self-Inflicted Gunshot WoundA man who shot and injured two police officers before barricading himself in a Fremont home last week, prompting an hours-long standoff with law enforcement, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, according to the Alameda County coroner's bureau.
Neighbor Describes Terrifying Ordeal Of Fremont StandoffArea residents on Friday described the harrowing Fremont standoff with a gunman who allegedly shot two police officers that ended with the house burning down and the gunman dead.
One Suspect Dead, Two In Custody In Fremont Cop ShootingA home where a man suspected in the shooting of two Fremont police officers barricaded himself was on fire after a tense standoff early Thursday morning.
Standoff With Sonoma Man Who Shot At His Wife In Ends In ArrestA man who allegedly shot at his wife and then barricaded himself inside his Sonoma home for hours was taken into custody Saturday evening.
Standoff With Suspect Armed With Explosives Ends In ArrestA man dressed in camouflage and armed with explosives was taken into custody after an intense 5½ hour standoff in Sacramento.
Man Comes Down From VTA Train After Nearly 12 Hour StandoffA 25-year-old man on probation who refused to come down from the top of a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light-rail vehicle in North San Jose for almost twelve hours Thursday has surrendered to authorities.
Contra Costa Sheriff Deputies Shoot, Kill Suspected Child Molester During Standoff In ByronA man facing child molestation charges was fatally shot by Contra Costa County sheriff's deputies Friday morning after a standoff that began late Thursday night.