The Los Angeles City Council Wednesday will meet to vote on a proposal that would crack down on individuals who make false 911 calls to high-profile residences.
Authorities said an armed man barricaded himself inside a building in Reseda Sunday for three hours before surrendering peacefully.
Officers arrived to the residence at the 43000 block of Mesa Street on Wednesday to serve the warrant when the suspect ran back inside his home.
A burglary suspect Friday surrendered himself to officers after a four-hour standoff at a Riverside home.
Officials said a SWAT team was called to a Simi Valley home Saturday to capture a suspect believed to have killed his mother.
The Orange County Sheriff SWAT team set up a perimeter near Village Center and Vista Laguna Friday.
A man who barricaded himself inside a South Los Angeles home after allegedly firing a shot at police officers was taken into custody Saturday afternoon.
Two robbery suspects were taken into custody Monday after they barricaded themselves inside a vehicle following a pursuit in South Los Angeles.
A half-naked man was rescued from a high-powered transmission tower in North Hollywood Friday night.
Thousands of attendees at a Homeland Security conference in downtown Los Angeles Thursday got a first-hand demonstration of how the city would handle a terrorist attack.
Authorities announced the arrest Thursday of a carjacking suspect who held a SWAT team at bay for hours while barricaded inside the garage of his Hawaiian Gardens home.
Sheriff’s transcripts released Friday indicate deputies didn’t fire a single shot during the final two hours of a standoff with Christopher Dorner, a former Los Angeles police officer who authorities said killed four people in a nearly week-long rampage.
Justin Timberlake is the latest victim in a string of “swatting” calls that have targeted celebrity homes this past week.
Rihanna has become the latest target of a celebrity “swatting” prank.
San Bernardino authorities Wednesday acknowledged they set off fire-causing pyrotechnic tear gas in a battle with murder suspect Christopher Dorner — but insisted they didn’t burn down the cabin where they believed he was holed up on purpose.