Investigators say she had just been shot by Jeremiah Hankins, the man at the center of Monday’s standoff. When the victim saw the postman, she made her move. Gallegos, a military veteran who’s only been on the job four weeks didn’t hesitate to help.
Police have had a Citrus Heights home surrounded since Thursday morning.
Authorities say a standoff that had lasted nearly 12 hours ended after a fire prompted the suspect to come out of the house he was hiding in.
A man who fired more than 100 rounds in a gunbattle with police was shot and killed on Sunday, ending an hours-long standoff during which his Northern California house became fully engulfed in flames.
Police say that a 26-year-old man has been arrested after an hours-long standoff with officers Sunday morning.
Authorities in Stockton have been locked in an hours-long a standoff with a reported homicide suspect.
A major road in El Dorado Hills was closed because of a standoff that began Thursday night and lasted into the Friday morning commute.
Sacramento police say a parolee at large who caused a standoff at an apartment has surrendered.
Some West Sacramento residents were able to return home after an overnight standoff ended in gunfire Sunday.
Officers say a driver who led them on a chase through Rio Linda is in custody tonight after a standoff lasting several hours.
A Roseville family nearly came face-to-face with Friday’s Roseville standoff suspect when he ran into their home to hide from police.
Three people who were barricaded inside of an Elk Grove home following a shooting are now in police custody.