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Auto Theft Suspect Arrested After Fremont Motel Room Standoff

A man was arrested Monday on suspicion of auto theft after barricading himself inside a motel room in Fremont for more than three hours, police said.

05/01/2013

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.

04/23/2013

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.

04/18/2013

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Salinas Police Block Streets For Armed Standoff

Salinas police have blocked traffic on Sherwood Drive because of an ongoing standoff with a male suspect who is holed up inside a home, a police commander said.

04/01/2013

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Parolee Among 2 Arrested After SWAT Standoff At Morgan Hill Motel

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.

03/26/2013

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.

03/07/2013

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.

03/06/2013

A San Mateo SWAT team responded after a patient set a small fire inside a hospital.  (CBS)

Patient Sets Fire At San Mateo Medical Center, Leading To Standoff

A disgruntled patient set a small fire inside his room at San Mateo Medical Center on Tuesday night, which led to a standoff with police.

03/06/2013

An Oakland Police patrol car. (CBS)

Oakland Police Standoff Ends After 12 Hours

A SWAT team surrounded a home in East Oakland overnight after a shooting in another part of the city on Monday afternoon, a police spokeswoman said Tuesday.

02/26/2013

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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.

02/22/2013

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