The Alameda County sheriff’s bomb squad has safely removed old explosives that a resident had stored at his home in the 900 block of 37th Street near West Oakland, sheriff’s spokesman Sgt. J. D. Nelson said.
No bomb was found after a search of the Kohl’s department store at the Great Mall in Milpitas after a threat prompted an evacuation of the Kohl’s and some adjacent stores Friday afternoon, police said.
The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office has declined to file charges against a Southern California artist and teacher who was arrested Thursday evening at Oakland International Airport for wearing a suspicious watch.
A Southern California man was arrested Thursday evening at Oakland International Airport after airport security found him wearing a watch that looked like a timing device for an explosive, according to an Alameda County sheriff’s spokesman.
Police gave the all-clear after a suspicious package discovered near the University of California at San Francisco Medical Center Monday morning was found to be harmless, a university spokeswoman said.
Keith Allen Oliveira was arrested on suspicion of possessing material with the intent of making explosive devices and possession of a destructive device near a school.
Authorities were sent to an East Vallejo home Thursday, after police said they received a credible threat of explosives inside the home.
Emergency crews gave the all clear after three suspicious plastic liter-sized bottles caused an evacuation of a park and nearby homes in San Mateo on Sunday.
The University of California, Berkeley received a non-specific bomb threat over the phone Tuesday morning, but no buildings were mandatorily evacuated according to campus police.
A suspicious suitcase found near a bus bench near Snell Avenue and Capitol Expressway in San Jose Friday afternoon was not a bomb, according to police.