The Solano County courthouse in Vallejo was evacuated because of a bomb threat Thursday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokesman said.
Employees at two Santa Clara County Superior Court buildings in San Jose have been allowed to go back to work after a bomb threat that prompted evacuations Thursday morning was determined to be without merit.
A suspicious object that was found at the Palo Alto Caltrain station Wednesday morning caused a scare and resulted in train delays as police examined the item.
Construction on the new Presidio Parkway was stopped twice this week after work crews discovered old explosives on the former military base.
The Santa Clara County sheriff’s bomb squad disposed of three World War II-era hand grenades found in a home near San Jose Thursday afternoon, a sheriff’s spokesman said.
A suspicious package that evacuated a Gilroy Walmart for about two hours Thursday afternoon turned out to be a lunchbox left behind.
The area around the San Antonio Shopping Center in Mountain View was shut down Sunday evening and buildings evacuated after a resident spotted a pressure cooker near a building.
Festivities surrounding the Amgen Tour of California Race were brought to a temporary halt by a bomb scare in downtown Livermore Saturday afternoon.
A grenade found in a San Jose garage Friday afternoon was safely detonated and removed, according to police.
Police ordered a San Jose office building evacuated Wednesday morning as a bomb squad investigated a suspicious package.