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Mtn View SWAT & Crisis Negotiations teams arrest barricaded subject
Via Mtn View Police press release on nixle.com
Shortly before 3:30 AM on Sunday, Nov 25, 2012 Mountain View (CA) police responded to an apartment complex on the 800 block of Alice Ave. on a report of a suicidal male who was armed with a shotgun and had barricaded himself inside his apartment after battering his girlfriend. The female fled the apartment and called police. Police evacuated the surrounding area and attempted to get the subject to surrender, but he refused. The Mountain View/ Los Altos Regional SWAT Team responded to the scene along with the Crisis Negotiation Team.
The Crisis Negotiation Team made contact via phone with the subject and worked tirelessly to bring the situation to a peaceful resolution. At about 10:23 AM the negotiators were successful and the subject surrendered, and was taken into custody by the SWAT team.
- From-The-Field/9-1-1magazine.com (via MVPD, 11/26/12)