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Residents on edge amid hours-long police standoff in Villa Park

Residents on edge amid hours-long police standoff in Villa Park

3 days ago   |   WGN TV

VILLA PARK, Ill. - An hours-long standoff between police and a potentially armed suspect has left Villa Park residents unnerved in what is typically a quiet...
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SWAT team swarms Villa Park home as police deal with barricaded person who may be armed

3 days ago   |   ABC

A SWAT team has swarmed a home in west suburban Villa Park as officers deal with a barricaded person who may be armed, police said Friday afternoon.
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Grandson of man found with fatal ax wound arrested after standoff

Grandson of man found with fatal ax wound arrested after standoff

6 days ago   |   New York Post

Cops called in a SWAT team on grandson Jason Vicari, who had locked himself in a house. He surrendered 50 minutes later after speaking with a negotiator.
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SWAT responds to armed passenger holding driver hostage in SW Houston

10 days ago   |   ABC

SWAT officers have been called to a southwest Houston neighborhood where an armed passenger is involved in a hostage situation.
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Coroner identifies gunman killed by SWAT after DTLA high-rise hostage situation

13 days ago   |   ABC

A man who apparently went on a violent crime spree and then took a woman hostage before he was killed by LAPD SWAT officers has been identified.
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SWAT commander testifies as hearing begins for man accused in 2018 Tree of Life massacre

SWAT commander testifies as hearing begins for man accused in 2018 Tree of Life massacre

13 days ago   |   Post Gazette


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Police looking for man with gun after SWAT responds to home, chief says

Police looking for man with gun after SWAT responds to home, chief says

13 days ago   |   WYFF

Upstate police are looking for a man who was the subject of a SWAT response at a home Tuesday morning.
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SWAT responding to southwest Houston apartment where man barricaded with baby

18 days ago   |   ABC

SWAT officers are responding to the apartment complex on Bellaire Boulevard where the man reportedly was threatening to harm himself and the child.
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Police: Man attacked 82-year-old man, stole victim's car before SWAT standoff Sunday

Police: Man attacked 82-year-old man, stole victim's car before SWAT standoff Sunday

19 days ago   |   WLWT

Morgan Bishop, 36, faces several charges.
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Baby safe following SWAT situation in Homewood North

Baby safe following SWAT situation in Homewood North

20 days ago   |   WTAE

Officers were called to Mount Vernon Street in Pittsburgh's Homewood North neighborhood late Monday night.
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