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.
A suspicious device prompted the shutdown of a shopping center in West Oakland for a couple of hours this evening before investigators could determine that the device was harmless.
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 detonated a live pipe bomb found in a car during a traffic stop in San Jose Wednesday night.
A shelter-in-place order was issued after a suspicious package was found in San Francisco’s Financial District late Tuesday morning, a San Francisco police officer said.
Oakland police have shut down streets while they investigate two suspicious packages discovered at 16th Street and Telegraph Avenue.
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.