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