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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


Monterey Sheriff announces arrests in gang activity investigations

PHOTOS: Monterey County Sheriff CASTROVILLE — The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office has announced the arrest of nine people following a series of investigations into gang activity in and around Castroville.


US Secret Service, US Marshals and Fairfield PD team up in barricade incident

Photo: 3300 block of Shenandoah Court FAIRFIELD – The Fairfield Police Department assisted the US Secret Service and US Marshal’s Service when the two organizations called on them for support


Man with criminal history takes hostage, loses life to SWAT

Photo: Jose Jesus Astorga Jr. STANISLAUS – Shortly after 1:30 pm on June 6th, an armed male entered a home with three juveniles inside. The incident was reported to the


SWAT Rescues Hostage after Nine Hours of Failed Negotiations

Photo: Jonathan Soto On April 7th at 4PM, adult and children occupants fled from a home in the 2000 block of East Hillcrest Avenue when 32-year old Jonathan Soto grabbed


Standoff with SWAT Leads to Arrest of Eight Suspects

Photo: SWAT standoff at Burn’s residence Ventura County – 28-year-old Thousand Oaks resident Cameron Burn was the subject of a probation search and an assault-with-deadly-weapon arrest warrant early this morning.


Attempted armed robbery suspect barricades self in home, arrested after hours-long standoff

Stock image (Source unknown) SANTA ROSA // Police have arrested a local man in connection to an attempted armed robbery which occurred just before noon on January 10th. That day,

El Dorado

El Dorado County Homicide Suspect Arrested

SWAT officers apprehend Eriksen (Credit: El Dorado County Sheriff) EL DORADO COUNTY — The County Sheriff’s Office has identified Travis Eriksen as the primary suspect in the murder of 43-year-old

San Joaquin

Parolee Arrested after Hours-Long Standoff in Stockton

Dominic Smith booking photo (Credit: Stockton PD) STOCKTON — On May 2nd at around 8:30 PM, officers arrived at a residence the 1500 block of Venetian Drive to investigate an


SWAT Officials Arrest Domestic Dispute Suspect after Stand-Off

CHOWCHILLA — Just after 2 PM on Friday, February 3rd, officers arrived on the 100 block of Kings Avenue after reports of a domestic dispute. Officers discovered that Buddy Baker had