Gov. Jerry Brown said Tuesday that a man was recently caught trying to break into his Sacramento apartment while he was away.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee signed legislation on Thursday—the 107th anniversary of the 1906 earthquake and fire—that aims to make thousands of apartments in the city safer during the next large quake.
The blaze was reported at 6:55 a.m. in a second-story apartment at an eight-unit building at 3268 Tioga Road that is part of a larger complex, fire Capt. Robert Marshall said.
A 2-year-old girl is safe after being thrown from her crib when a pickup truck slammed into a San Jose apartment building early Wednesday morning, police said.
A two-alarm fire at a four-story building in San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood has been controlled Thursday afternoon.
The San Rafael City Council on Monday evening unanimously approved a strict new ordinance that prohibits smoking in multi-family housing with two or more units and in certain outdoor public places.
Two people, including a firefighter, suffered minor injuries in a two-alarm fire that damaged a four-unit apartment complex in San Jose Wednesday morning, a fire captain said.
Two people died in an apartment fire in Pleasant Hill early Tuesday morning, Contra Costa County Fire Protection District officials said.
Firefighters controlled a four-alarm apartment fire in San Jose Sunday night that left five people with minor injuries and displaced five dozen residents, a San Jose Fire captain said.
Fire crews believe a Hayward apartment fire that blazed on Friday afternoon was the result of an unattended barbecue grill that caught fire and spread to the deck of a two-level townhouse.