Tear Gas Deployment Ends Vallejo Police Standoff; Suspect ArrestedA suspect wanted in an assault with a deadly weapon case kept Vallejo officers at bay outside his home for three hours Tuesday and resisted attempts to communicate before tear gas was used, Vallejo police said.
Drones Deployed During Hayward Police Standoff Find Gunman Sleeping In His Own BedA dramatic standoff between police and an armed suspect who had fired shots from inside his Hayward home ended peacefully with the help of drones and a robot that was able to determine the gunman had fallen asleep in his bed, police said Monday.
Man With Rifle Barricaded In Oakland Home With 2 Children Surrenders PeacefullyPolice in Oakland confirmed Wednesday evening that a 13-hour standoff at the home of man armed with a rifle who had two children with him has ended peacefully.
No Charges For San Jose Police Officers Who Killed Domestic Violence Suspect With Tear GasSan Jose police officers who killed a man by tear gassing him during a standoff in 2018 will not face criminal charges.
Police, SWAT Officers In Standoff With Suspect At San Jose HomePolice were involved in a standoff with a suspected barricaded inside a home in San Jose Wednesday.
Police Arrest Man, Find Explosive Devices Following Hours-Long Standoff Near San Jose SchoolA man being investigated in connection to a explosive device found at a high school was arrested early Friday morning following an hours-long standoff at a home which began Thursday night in South San Jose. 
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.