Unarmed Man Holds Female Victims Hostage During StandoffPittsburgh Police say an unarmed man held as many as five people hostage in the city's Hazelwood neighborhood early Friday morning.
Gunman Takes Hostages At Calif. Veterans HomeA gunman slipped into an employee going-away party at the largest veterans home in the United States and took three people hostage Friday in a shootout and standoff that has kept the sprawling California grounds locked down for hours, authorities and family members said.
Police: Man In Town To Meet Woman Pistol-Whipped, Held Against His Will For 10 Hours Over Bank Card InfoSeveral people are facing charges after police say they found a man beaten and held against his will in a New Castle apartment building.
Charleston Hostage Situation Over; Gunman WoundedThe mayor says a hostage situation in a Charleston, South Carolina, restaurant has ended with the gunman being shot by police.
Suspects Force 77-Year-Old Woman Into Trunk Of Car, Make Her Withdraw Thousands From Bank AccountPolice are looking for a woman and man believed to be in their thirties involved in a kidnapping and hostage situation.
Baltimore Burger King Hostage Situation Ends PeacefullyA standoff between police and a rape suspect who took hostages, including a 7-year-old girl, at a Baltimore Burger King has ended peacefully with the suspect's surrender, police said.
Couple Surrenders After Dispute Prompts West Homestead SWAT IncidentA dispute between neighbors prompted an overnight SWAT situation at an apartment building in West Homestead.
Correction Officer Held Hostage At Ohio Jail ReleasedA correction officer taken hostage by three inmates at an Ohio county jail has been released unharmed, and the inmates have been taken to a maximum-security facility.
Pa. Cop Takes 2nd Cop Hostage, Kills SelfAuthorities say an off-duty eastern Pennsylvania deputy sheriff took another off-duty officer hostage at gunpoint, then fatally shot himself.
Man Accused In Gateway Center Hostage Situation Faces New ChargesThe man charged with holding a business owner hostage inside Three Gateway Center in Downtown Pittsburgh is facing new charges after the alleged assault of another inmate at the Allegheny County Jail.
Explosive Found In Butler Co. Hostage CaseThe bomb squad was called to the small town of Worthington in Armstrong County on Wednesday, a week after reports of a man with a bomb holding his ex-girlfriend hostage.
Man Arrested for Hostage SituationPolice are reporting a potential hostage situation in Worthington, Pennsylvania in Armstrong County.