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Yuba City man arrested after lengthy stand-off with police

A Yuba City man whom police say was possibly under the influence of drugs has been arrested after a lengthy stand-off. Just after 9:30 on the night of January 5,


Police: Murder suspect arrested following officer-involved shooting in Corning

CORNING — Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder and accessory to murder, respectively, following an officer-involved shooting and subsequent standoff, police say. On the morning of December


Petaluma Police: Man arrested after sabotaging business’ power, antagonizing responding officers

PETALUMA — A man has been arrested after allegedly tampering with a local business’ electrical panel and behaving erratically toward the police officers who responded, according to Petaluma Police. On

San Luis Obispo

Paso Robles man allegedly charged at deputy with knife after hours-long standoff

A Paso Robles man has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after an hours-long standoff with deputies. On October 30, deputies responded to a senior living


Vallecito man arrested on suspicion of elder abuse

A Vallecito man has been arrested on suspicion of elder abuse and other charges, after allegedly pushing his grandfather during an argument and standing off with responding deputies. Around 10:30


Man douses himself in gasoline, threatens to self-immolate during stand-off with SWAT

A Mendocino County man has been arrested after a contentious encounter with SWAT that ended with authorities flushing him out of his vehicle with a fire hose, according to the


Merced man arrested after armed standoff with police

A Merced man has been arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon and endangering a child, among other charges, after an armed standoff with police in late July.


Lassen County Sheriff issues press release on Kei Deh Street stand-off, hostage situation

Originally published via Facebook by the Lassen County Sheriff’s Office: “On February 21, 2020 at about 1:00 P.M. the Lassen County Sheriff’s Office received a report that Maitland Carpenter was

Contra Costa

SWAT Team Arrests Man Accused of Committing Sex Crimes with a Child

Photo: David M. Justice WALNUT CREEK — A SWAT team arrested a man accused of committing rape—and lewd and lascivious acts with a child. But before being taken into custody,


Chico man arrested after unleashing chaos on gas station bathroom

PHOTO: Chico Police Department Chico Police have arrested a man after a contentious encounter in which he reportedly locked himself in a gas station bathroom and wrecked up the place