Hermosa Beach Resident Starts Fire, Prompts StandoffThe Hermosa Beach Police Department said that no gunman was found and that the resident could have been suffering from a psychiatric condition induced by possible drug use. Officials also said that the fire was started by the resident.
Police Lethally Shoot Man Who Held Teacher Hostage At Riverside Elementary SchoolThe man was shot after holding 70-year-old teacher Linda Montgomery hostage for nearly 7 hours.
Woman In RV In A Standoff With Police Won't Give UpSanta Ana police say the woman was in the hospital a few weeks back for mental health issues and stopped taking her medication.
Dana Point Police Standoff Ends, Suspect In CustodyA police standoff in a Dana Point neighborhood has been taking place since 11 a.m. Sunday morning.
Burbank Man Charged With Attempted Murder Of 10 Sheriff's Deputies A Burbank man was charged Tuesday with the attempted murder of ten Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies after an eight-hour standoff in Bellflower last week, prosecutors said.
Murder Suspect Dies Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound After Hours-Long Standoff In KoreatownA man wanted in connection with a woman's murder died Tuesday night after an hours-long standoff with police at a Koreatown apartment.
Woman Escapes Murrieta Home As Husband Wages SWAT Standoffolice arrested a man after he allegedly threatened to hurt his wife and waged a six-hour standoff at a Murrieta home.
Police: Man Commits Suicide During Standoff In RiversideA man barricaded himself from police overnight inside a Riverside apartment before taking his own life, police reported.
Parole Violator Arrested After Standoff And Fall From South LA RooftopA SWAT team was called Tuesday night to try and persuade a possible murder suspect to come down from a rooftop in the Crenshaw District.
Man Wages Police Standoff After Allegedly Igniting Fire At Inglewood MotelA 37-year-old man allegedly set fire to his motel room, climbed down the outside of the building and waged a standoff with Inglewood police for several hours.
Suspect Barricaded In Garden Grove Home Prompts Lockdown Of Elementary SchoolA 35-year-old man reportedly wanted on multiple charges barricaded himself in a Garden Grove home Thursday afternoon, prompting officials to lock down a nearby elementary school.
Police Continue Searching For Missing Woman After Nabbing Boyfriend In Wild ChasePolice have arrested a man following a chase and standoff that forced authorities to shut down both sides of the 5 Freeway, in San Onofre.