SWAT Team Uses Stun Grenade, Gas to End Standoff That Closed Hwy 101 in Santa RosaA driver who failed to stop for a traffic break Sunday morning then nearly struck a CHP officer was arrested following a pursuit and prolonged standoff that closed Highway 101.
Armed Suspect in Daylong Standoff With Palo Alto Police IdentifiedAn armed domestic violence suspect arrested by Palo Alto police Saturday after a standoff lasting 29 hours has been identified as 29-year-old Palo Alto resident Adam Allen Smith.
Suspect Dead From Apparent Self-Inflicted Wound After Intense Standoff At San Anselmo HomeA man is dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound after being in a tense standoff with crisis negotiators and police at a San Anselmo home that forced an entire neighborhood to evacuate.
Police Arrest Man Who Locked Himself In Utility Closet After 4-Hr StandoffNovato police arrested a man Sunday who had held officers at bay for more than four hours, isolating himself in a closet as police negotiated with him.
Novato Police Give Suspect Vape Pen to End 6-Hour Standoff Outside SafewayA six-hour standoff ended peacefully Saturday afternoon after a suspect who asked police for cigarettes accepted a vape pen instead, police said.
Armed Suspect Arrested Following Daylong Standoff With San Jose PoliceA man who allegedly shot at police and then barricaded himself inside an East San Jose home Friday morning has been taken into custody, police said.
Ex-Cop Arrested After Daylong Standoff in Redwood CityA former police officer was arrested following a daylong standoff and domestic violence allegations early Thursday morning at a home in Redwood City.
1 Officer Killed, 1 Wounded After Suspect Opens Fire During Police Standoff in PomonaA gunman who shot two Southern California police officers, killing one of them, was arrested Saturday after barricading himself in an apartment and holding a SWAT team at bay for more than 15 hours.
Suspect Surrenders After Lengthy Standoff With SWAT Officers In East OaklandA barricaded suspect with an arrest warrant surrendered to police after a standoff with SWAT officers that went on for hours Tuesday in Oakland.
Domestic Battery Suspect Escapes After Police Standoff In FremontOfficers responded to a call Saturday morning from a woman who said her boyfriend had battered her and was still in the residence.
Martinez Police Standoff With Suspect In Walnut Creek Fatal ShootingPolice surrounded a car in Martinez Thursday night, as a suspect who allegedly fatally shot a woman in Walnut Creek was believed to be inside.