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SWAT Negotiators Talk Down Armed Domestic Violence Suspect

An Orange County Sheriff’s Department SWAT team spent six hours Thursday talking down an armed domestic violence suspect. Deputies were called out at about 5:30 p.m. to a home on the 22000


Attempted Murderer Arrested After Four-Hour SWAT Standoff

BAKERSFIELD — A man suspected of attempted murder has been arrested following an intense SWAT standoff in east Bakersfield. Wanted on an outstanding warrant for attempted murder, kidnapping, a felon


Officer-Involved Shooting in Visalia Leaves Man Dead, His Family Speaks Out

VISALIA – Officers with the Visalia Police Department shot a man they claim was holding a .45-caliber handgun and a clip of bullets, making them fearful for their lives. Visalian

Santa Barbara

Freeway Foot Chase Ends Knife Assault

Santa Barbara – One of the state’s most heavily-traveled thoroughfares was completely shut down in the early afternoon of April 10th when a 911 Emergency call made via cellphone from


Police Keep Children Safe in Three-Hour Standoff in Central Fresno

FRESNO – Women and children were inside an apartment when a suspect barricaded himself inside in an attempt to evade police arrest. Police rescued them before ending the standoff peacefully

San Bernardino

Barricaded Suspect Finally Surrenders After 90-Minute Standoff

COLTON – Seeking a man wanted on two warrants, police finally arrested three people after a 90-minute standoff on Wednesday morning. William Dexter Ohlinger, 34, of Colton, was wanted on


Armed Standoff End in Arrest

Ventura County – Gonzalo Camacho, 35, of Oxnard’s infamous La Colonia neighborhood—the home of several reputed area gang members–had a difficult decision to make on the afternoon of January 9th. It

Santa Cruz

Watsonville Stabbing Suspect Takes Authorities for a Ride

Suspect took kids along for the ride too WATSONVILLE—The Watsonville Police Department arrested Watsonville resident 36-year-old Carlos Sanchez on Christmas morning after he stabbed a female in the upper torso


SWAT Standoff at Trailer Park ends with Suspect’s Arrest

FRESNO COUNTY – A Sanger man wanted for armed robbery and running into a police officer’s car is in custody after a brief standoff with a SWAT team at a


Eviction Leads to Standoff in Clovis; Father and Son Arrested

CLOVIS – What started out as an attempt to serve an eviction notice ended in two men being arrested after a seven-hour standoff with law enforcement. A group of civil