SWAT

Pete Demetriou
October 22, 2018 - 4:22 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A one block stretch of El Segundo remains shut down as SWAT teams try to figure out if they're dealing with a possible hostage situation in an apartment in the area. The three hour standoff continues between police SWAT units and two people holed up in an apartment unit in the...
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October 08, 2018 - 7:30 am
(KNX 1070) -- A more than four-hour-long SWAT standoff in Valley Village with a guy armed with a knife has come to an end. Police say a man with a knife forced his way into a woman’s apartment. According to police, the man was threatening to kill the woman. Riverside Drive was closed due to the...
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LAPD Twitter
September 12, 2018 - 3:00 pm
(KNX 1070) - The Los Angeles Police Department says they detained people in a big pre-dawn raid in Hollywood Wednesday morning. Police detained more than 50 people who were living there. They say they’re investigating potential drug, firearms, and housing code violations. We’ve seen the tragedies...
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Pete Demetriou/KNX1070
May 24, 2018 - 10:20 am
(KNX1070) - Early morning police raids in Azusa turned violent as suspected gang members opened fire on police SWAT teams serving high risk warrants. Azusa Police, which was the lead agency, hit a number of locations looking for violent gang members and in one case a SWAT team came under fire...
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May 16, 2018 - 1:29 pm
LAPD S.W.A.T. Tactical Waterborne Unit and LA Port Police teamed up Wednesday to release recently rehabilitated seals and sea lions back into the sea. Here are a few of the sea lions that were returned to the sea today after being nursed back to health by @1marinemammal @KNX1070 #SanPedro pic...
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