After an over 7 hour standoff with police in Northern Philadelphia and shoot 6 police officers, 34 year old Maurice Hill has surrendered safety. Philadelphia police went to serve Maurice Hill with a narcotics warrant, things went bad when Hill barricaded himself in his home with several fire arms and taking 2 officers hostage. Hundreds […]

CLEVELAND – A 62-year-old woman was found dead after a SWAT standoff in Cleveland Tuesday. The standoff on Archmere Avenue started around 11 a.m. after a man told police he had shot a family member. Just before 3 p.m., a 60-year-old man was taken into custody. A neighbor said he heard a gunshot around 10 a.m.   […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The medical examiner was called to the scene where former Cleveland Police Officer Tommie Griffin was hiding inside a house in the area of West 165th and Dartmouth. Authorities said Griffin fatally shot himself in the chest in the basement with an AR-15 rifle. Officers are unsure how Griffin obtained the assault rifle, […]

TWINSBURG, OH – Multiple police departments as well as SWAT teams were called out to a Twinsburg neighborhood Sunday evening for a stand off in a home there. The first calls came in at about 6:20 p.m. Sunday when residents of East Idlewood Avenue heard gunshots. Police arrived on the scene to find one man […]

Seven Oregon militiamen were arrested and one killed when federal agents moved in to take members into custody Tuesday afternoon.   Following a weeks-long standoff between a militia in Oregon and the federal government over land rights, multiple members of the group occupying the Malheur National Wildlife refuge were arrested, including Bundy brothers Ammon and Ryan. One […]

The group “occupying” the land has since made claims that the community supports their efforts, despite disagreements from community leaders.   BURNS, Ore. — Hundreds of locals from Harney County, Oregon, packed a fairgrounds building on a freezing Wednesday evening to urge armed militants occupying a federal building to go home. But even though the […]

SAN BERNARDINO, CA (RNN) –  After a high-speed chase and a long gunfight, one mass-shooting suspect is dead and another is injured and police are searching for a possible third person who got out of the SUV and ran. Police recovered AR-15 style long guns and a pipe bomb from the vehicle. The Chevy SUV matched […]

  LORAIN, OH (WOIO) – A standoff with Lorain County Sheriff’s Office and Lorain police ended with one man dead in the early morning hours Monday. Torrey T. Hill had knocked on the door of a female who had an active Temporary Protection Order against him.  When she didn’t respond he reportedly broke her car window and fled. Deputies […]

  SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) – Three men are under arrest after a stand-off late Thursday night in Shaker Heights. Police say the suspects – two 19-year-olds and a 20-year-old – robbed a man at gunpoint around 7:30 p.m. Thursday. They allegedly stole his phones and then ran into a home on Latimore Road. READ MORE: […]

    UPDATED STORY: EAST CLEVELAND– A man has been arrested following a standoff Friday afternoon on East 197th Street and Chickasaw Avenue in Cleveland. East Cleveland police identified the suspect as 35-year-old Michael Madison. They said he was arrested in connection with a woman’s body found in East Cleveland. A cableman called police Friday […]

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) – One person has been arrested from an overnight standoff in Garfield Heights. The SWAT team was called to the apparent shooting and standoff on Grace Avenue near East 104th Street overnight. Police tell 19 Action News they received a call for someone breaking into a home. During the 9-1-1 call, […]

EUCLID, OH (WOIO) – A standoff ends peacefully, three hours after it began. And, Euclid Police Officers say two burglary suspects are now in custody. The SWAT team was called to a home on East 193rd around 11 a-m Monday. A neighbor saw two suspicious people around the home and called police. When officers arrived, they were able […]