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UPDATE: Armed Salem Man Found Dead Following Standoff With Police

UPDATE:  Police say a man who barricaded inside a home in Salem, Mass., was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot early this afternoon. Tthe man's name has not bee released.  An earlier story is below

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Law enforcement officials are continuing to negotiate with at least one hostage-taker for the release of two children and two adults he is still holding inside a house in the southern Chicago suburb of Harvey. (Photo Courtesy WIFR)
Law enforcement officials are continuing to negotiate with at least one hostage-taker for the release of two children and two adults he is still holding inside a house in the southern Chicago suburb of Harvey. (Photo Courtesy WIFR)

Negotiators In ‘Constant Contact’ To Try to End Harvey Standoff

Law enforcement officials are continuing to negotiate with at least one hostage-taker for the release of two children and two adults he is still holding inside a house in the southern Chicago suburb of Harvey

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Lakeville Police, Facebook
Lakeville Police, Facebook

Man Holds Lakeville Police At Bay With Knife And Noose

Lakeville Police spent a better part of Monday night engaged in a standoff with a 34-year-old resident.

According to the Standard Times, police were called to an Old Bridge Street residence early Monday night for a family disturbance involving an unidentified man and his father

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Dartmouth Police Photo
Dartmouth Police Photo

Dartmouth Standoff Suspect Held Without Bail

A Dartmouth man facing charges of extortion and making threats following an 8-hour standoff with police, appeared Thursday in New Bedford District Court.

A "not guilty" plea was entered by an attorney for Kevin Pacheco. He was ordered held w

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Dartmouth Police
Dartmouth Police

Guns, Ammo, Serial Killer How-To Books Found after Dartmouth Standoff

Dartmouth Police have recovered evidence from 209 Richard Street, the site of an eight hour standoff Tuesday.

Detective Kyle Costa says Dartmouth Police executed a search warrant at the home of Kevin Pacheco after the standoff,

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SWAT members move in at 209 Richard Street - TSM
SWAT members move in at 209 Richard Street - TSM

Dartmouth Standoff Suspect Surrenders, Investigation Underway

Police say the suspect in Tuesday's standoff in Dartmouth was off of his prescription medication.

36-Year-old Kevin Pacheco surrendered to police after barricading himself in his home at 209 Richard Street in Dartmouth for nearly 8 hours

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Photo from New Bedford Police Dept.
Photo from New Bedford Police Dept.

Standoff Ends Peacefully In New Bedford

 

A brief standoff Tuesday morning in New Bedford ends with the suspect surrendering to police.  The incident happened at 17 Austin Court, just before 9am. 

Police were called to the scene by the suspect's girlfriend, who said the man had threatened and shoved her.  W

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Money Dispute Apparently Caused Swansea Murder-Suicide

Investigators believe a dispute over money lead to a murder-suicide in Swansea Sunday evening.

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WPRI
WPRI

Standoff in Swansea Ends With Two Dead [UPDATE]

Authorities say two people are dead after a shooting and roughly three-hour standoff in Swansea.

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Suspsect Surrenders After 90 Minute Standoff With New Bedford Police

Police have arrested a New Bedford man following a 90 minute standoff Tuesday in the West End. 

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