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Hours Long Fort Worth Standoff Ends Without Incident

A standoff in Sansom Park has ended with police taking the suspect into custody without incident.

04/21/2015

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Stand Off With Wylie Man Ends With Peaceful Surrender

A Wylie man surrendered to police after an hour long standoff.

03/19/2015

Man Barricades Himself As Mansfield Police Attempt To Serve Warrant (credit CBSDFW.com)

Mansfield SWAT Standoff With Barricaded Man Ends After 9 Hours

After more than nine hours a standoff at a Mansfield apartment complex has ended. Deputies had gone to the complex to serve a felony search warrant at the residence of Mark Mercer.

CBSDFW.COM–01/29/2015

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Member Of ‘Swatting’ Ring Gets 5-Year Prison Term

A 34-year-old Omaha, Nebraska, man was sentenced to five years in federal prison for his role in a “swatting” ring that made fake 911 calls to draw special weapons and tactics officers to hoax situations.

01/09/2015

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Fort Worth Neighborhood Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Residents in a west Fort Worth neighborhood had to be evacuated after police received a bomb threat.

CBS 11–11/08/2014

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Pleasant Grove Man In Custody Following Standoff With SWAT

A standoff in Pleasant Grove ended after nearly six hours Friday morning after a man barricaded himself inside a home.

09/12/2014

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Member Of ‘Swatting’ Ring Pleads Guilty In Texas

Prosecutors in Dallas say a member of a “swatting” ring that made hoax 911 calls has pleaded guilty to computer-related conspiracy and retaliation counts.

07/30/2014

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Threats, Evacuations Make For Stressful Day At Three Waxahachie Schools

Waxahachie High School and the Ninth Grade Academy were placed under a ‘shelter in place’ mode Wednesday morning after a report that an anonymous threat was received.

05/28/2014

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Dallas SWAT Called To Rescue Kidnapping Victim

Dallas SWAT was called to respond to a kidnapping in East Dallas on Saturday morning.

05/24/2014

Police on scene of person barricaded inside home in Haltom City (Photo C.Schechner, 1080 KRLD)

SWAT On Scene Of Man Barricaded Inside Home In Haltom City

Police have evacuated the man’s neighbors and placed nearby Stowe Elementary on a ‘shelter in place’ status. This is only a precaution.

05/13/2014

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Hostage Speaks Out After Police Leave Home Nearly Destroyed

A woman held hostage says she feels like she’s been victimized twice; first by the murder suspect who kept her captive and then by police who came to help. That woman spoke exclusively with CBS 11 News.

CBS 11–03/26/2014

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Authorities Find Federal Agent Dead, 3 Hurt

EL PASO (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The FBI believes a Border Patrol agent found dead in his South Texas home is responsible for the kidnapping and assault of three women who were in the country illegally, the […]

03/13/2014

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