The standoff took place in the area of North Bascom Avenue at Bel Air Avenue. Deputies were “on scene and using de-escalation methods to provide a peaceful resolution,” the tweet stated.
A “despondent female adult” was in possession of a firearm and a knife, according to police. After reportedly using multiple methods of de-escalation, the woman was taken into custody. An investigation into the incident has been opened by police.
Earlier this morning, police in Santa Clara deescalated a situation at an emergency room at a Kaiser Permanente location. The details on that incident have not been released, but KRON4 has confirmed one person was taken into custody.