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Man barricaded in home forced out by Richmond Police, SWAT

RICHMOND, Va. — Loud and multiple booms were the final sounds from a standoff that lasted four hours on Richmond’s Southside Friday night.

“We are just glad that it’s over,” a local resident said. 349 more words


San Jose Police Computer System Crashed, Offline During Standoff That Killed Officer

SAN JOSE (KPIX) — In the heart of Silicon Valley’s biggest city, during standoff that claimed the life of a fellow officer, KPIX 5 has learned the mobile computers used by San Jose Police officers went completely offline for hours, forcing officers to use archaic radios and even placing individual cellphone calls to coordinate the emergency response. 166 more words


Fugitive In Custody Following Lengthy Westmoreland Co. Standoff

HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP (KDKA/AP) – A man wanted by a federal marshal’s task force surrendered without incident Friday afternoon and was escorted out of a Westmoreland County home in handcuffs by state police, about eight hours after he first refused to come out. 618 more words


Three people charged in two drug overdose deaths on Alberta reserve

STANDOFF, Alta. — Police say three people from a southern Alberta reserve have been charged in the drug overdose deaths of a man and a woman. 233 more words


Elderly Suspect Believed To Be Held Inside Palo Alto Home By Burglary Suspect

PALO ALTO (CBS SF) — Police in Palo Alto surrounded a house after a burglary suspect fled from officers, barricading himself inside a home with an elderly resident Monday afternoon. 38 more words


Booze, gunfire leads to police standoff in KCMO neighborhood

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Residents in the 400 block of Drury say that they’re used to seeing the occasional police car in their neighborhood, but what they saw on Sunday morning—drawn weapons, camouflage uniforms and a SWAT tank—looked more like something out of a movie. 220 more words


Standoff on Lake James Drive in VB ends peacefully

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A police standoff with a woman on Lake James Drive in Virginia Beach ended peacefully Saturday night.

Police responded to the 1300 block of Lake James Drive off Indian River Road for a domestic dispute around 2:15 p.m. 83 more words