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Bomb Squad

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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

Bay to Breakers Start

San Francisco Police To Beef Up Security At Bay To Breakers

Police Chief Greg Suhr said extra officers will be on hand and the bomb squad will deployed along the racecourse.

05/16/2013

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Bomb Squad Called To SF’s Noe Valley; Evacuations Ordered

Residents in San Francisco’s Noe Valley neighborhood were being evacuated Friday afternoon after police detained a man and then called the bomb squad to the area, a police spokesman said.

05/03/2013

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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

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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Police Investigate Suspicious Package In San Jose

The San Jose police bomb squad declared a suspicious device that resembled a pipe bomb was safe Friday evening after it was found at a business in the 500 block of Charles Street on Friday afternoon.

04/19/2013

Crown Beach In Alameda Shut Sunday After Suspicious Device Found

A possible explosive device was found at Crown Memorial Beach in Alameda Sunday morning, East Bay Regional Park District police said.

04/07/2013

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Suspicious Device Prompts Evacuation Of SF Tenderloin Apartment Building

An assisted living facility for formerly homeless senior citizens was evacuated Thursday so that a bomb squad could investigate a suspicious device, San Francisco police said.

02/28/2013

Police Sirens

Fremont Bomb Scare Ends After Duct Taped Package Deemed Harmless

A suspicious object discovered at a Fremont business early Monday morning drew a bomb squad response and prompted an evacuation, police said.

02/19/2013

A cable car passes by Wells Fargo bank branch in San Francisco, California.  ( Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

SF Bomb Squad Investigates Suspicious Package At Wells Fargo HQ

Police reopened streets around the Wells Fargo headquarters in San Francisco’s Financial District after investigating a suspicious package that was found there Monday morning.

02/18/2013

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