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Bomb Scare

A bomb squad detonates grenades in the front yard of a home on the 15000 block of Chelsea Drive in San Jose, June 27, 2013. (CBS)

WWII Grenades Found In San Jose Home, Detonated In Front Yard

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.

06/27/2013

A man pushes shopping carts outside of a Walmart store. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘Suspicious’ Abandoned Lunchbox Shuts Down Gilroy Walmart

A suspicious package that evacuated a Gilroy Walmart for about two hours Thursday afternoon turned out to be a lunchbox left behind.

06/06/2013

Mountain View Shopping Center Shut Down Due To Suspicious Pressure Cooker

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.

05/27/2013

Bomb Scare Prompts Evacuation After Amgen Bike Race In Livermore

Festivities surrounding the Amgen Tour of California Race were brought to a temporary halt by a bomb scare in downtown Livermore Saturday afternoon.

05/18/2013

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Grenade Found In San Jose Garage Detonated Safely

A grenade found in a San Jose garage Friday afternoon was safely detonated and removed, according to police.

05/17/2013

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San Jose Office Building Evacuated Over Suspicious Package

Police ordered a San Jose office building evacuated Wednesday morning as a bomb squad investigated a suspicious package.

05/01/2013

Police Sirens

Bomb Threat Forces School Evacuation In Marin’s Santa Venetia Area

Students were able to return to classes at the Venetia Valley K-8 School in Santa Venetia late Tuesday morning after a bomb threat was called into the campus, authorities said.

04/30/2013

Police Sirens

Suspicious Package Prompts SF Library Evacuation, School Lockdown

A suspicious package near the San Francisco Public Library Excelsior branch prompted an evacuation and a lockdown at a nearby elementary school Thursday afternoon, a police spokesman said.

04/25/2013

Deer Valley High School

Juvenile Arrested For Making Multiple Bomb Threats At Antioch Schools

Antioch police have arrested a juvenile suspect in connection with bomb threats at several local schools this week, police said Thursday afternoon.

04/25/2013

San Francisco State University (SFSU)

Bomb Scare Prompts Evacuation At San Francisco State University

A building on the San Francisco State University campus has been evacuated Monday morning because of a bomb scare, according to the university’s Twitter account.

04/22/2013

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