SWAT

Risks, Rewards Of Being A Negotiator

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Lake County Officials say despite the beginning, Wednesday’s stand-off did end peacefully. Matthew Rumbolz, 37, was armed with a shotgun, but just before 4 p.m. he surrendered without incident. While there were dozens of law enforcement agencies assisting with the stand-off, authorities say a negotiator with the Department of Criminal Investigation was able to establish good…

False Report Leads To SWAT Situation

False Kidnapping Report Creates Nearly Three Hour Stand-Off

A nearly three hour stand-off in Sioux Falls ended up as a false report. Sioux Falls Police responded to Love’s Truck Stop in Sioux Falls after a man reported his daughter had been forced into a truck at gunpoint. Authorities say based on information provided by the man, teams including SWAT and CNU (Crisis Negotiation Unit) were sent to the…

Sioux Falls Man Arrested After Overnight Standoff

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.- A Sioux Falls man was arrested following an overnight standoff. Police were called to the area of Bahnson Avenue at around 9:00 p.m. Thursday night for a suspicious vehicle. As officers investigated and the situation unfolded, a SWAT standoff stemming from a domestic issue developed. A 58-year-old Sioux Falls man was arrested for misdemeanor stalking. Police have…

UPDATE: 2 Victims Hospitalized After Early Morning Stabbing

A Sioux Falls Man Was Arrested After SWAT Was Responded Original Fight Location

SIOUX FALLS – This morning, at around 5:00 am, officers were dispatched to a location on N. Main Ave. for a stabbing. There were 2 subjects at this location with stab wounds.  The 2 victims were transported to a local hospital, where they were treated for non-life threatening injuries. During the investigation the original fight location was discovered.  Officers responded…