A SWAT team was called Tuesday night to try and persuade a possible murder suspect to come down from a rooftop in the Crenshaw District.
A 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.
A 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 have arrested a man following a chase and standoff that forced authorities to shut down both sides of the 5 Freeway, in San Onofre.
A police chase ended with a standoff when the reckless driving suspect refused to follow deputies’ orders on the 101 Freeway Tuesday night.
A four-hour police standoff ended without incident in Ontario Monday night, authorities reported.
Authorities have revealed that the suspected robber who took the manager of Saehan Bank hostage Thursday was also stashing a pipe bomb in his back pocket and three more inside the building where he was waging a police standoff, police reported.
A man barricaded himself in a home Friday for nearly ten hours while firing shots outside, prompting the evacuation of nearby Los Coyotes Middle School in La Mirada, before killing himself.
Police have arrested a man who barricaded himself in a Silver Lake residence when officers responded to a report of domestic violence.
An appeals court ruled Monday that an LAPD SWAT team was not responsible for the death of a toddler who was fatally shot during a police standoff.
Police say a knife-wielding man in a wheelchair stabbed an officer before the attacker was shot on a San Francisco street.
A man believed to be holding his mother hostage surrendered to police Tuesday night after barricading himself inside a Hollywood home for nearly five hours, authorities said.