JOPLIN — After a five-hour stand off with the Joplin Police Department’s SWAT Team, and the deployment of a K-9 officer … Loomis fell through a ceiling in another motel room and sustained a bite from the dog to his arm. Loomis was taken into custody … Link.
Ten federal, state and local SWAT teams swept through Fresno early Thursday … moved to take over as the main force among southwest Fresno gangs after Fresno Police crippled the Dog Pound Gang in a similar operation in April. But the Strother gang … Link.
SWAT was called to the Z-Motel off Interstate … According to the report, Foster was found lying underneath the bed. Police say they found marijuana, meth, morphine, stolen credit cards, firearms, and a dog in the hotel room. Foster was taken to the … Link.
The SWAT team entered the room — using a “distraction … The report said officers found a gun in the room, along with drugs and a dog, which was taken by Little Rock Animal Control. Police also found drugs in the car and other people’s credit … Link.
… Webster during a nighttime traffic stop outside a pharmacy and holed up in a shed until SWAT officers and a police dog found him and took him into custody. Police say Webster had pulled over Lymon for driving a motorcycle with a stolen license plate. Link.
In the 1980s, the Tippecanoe County Sheriff’s Office wasn’t just one of the big dogs. “We were the only show in town … “We oversee the bomb squad, we have a SWAT team, a special response team, we have the dive team, we have a lot of specialties … Link.
Early Wednesday morning, neighbors in the quiet Urbandale neighborhood, where many people do not bother to lock their doors, woke up Wednesday to the sight of a SWAT team surrounding the home. The shootings Wednesday began just after 1 a.m. The police in … Link.
“A police K-9 was then deployed and Shriver began fighting with the dog and the K-9 bit Shriver.” Shriver still refused to leave the home, and the Enid police SWAT team deployed gas underneath the residence. “That tear gas was just rolling out the doors … Link.
Monette later testified that in his five years as a police officer, he had successfully talked down hundreds of people with mental illnesses. Boyd was the only time he had failed. The second pivotal moment began when then-SWAT Sergeant James Fox arrived … Link.
Following the shootings, officers in SWAT gear were going door to door at the crime scenes, interviewing locals who may have witnessed the crime. Later Wednesday, police were at the … wearing his deceased father’s dog tags and that his mother, 66 … Link.