A man clutching what appeared to be a bomb detonator escaped with cash after robbing a bank in downtown San Mateo, according to authorities.
A San Jose man pleaded not guilty in federal court Friday to a charge alleging that he attempted to detonate a car bomb at an Oakland bank last month in order to spark a civil war.
A Bay Area man arrested in an FBI terrorism sting after he allegedly tried to blow up an Oakland bank with an inoperative bomb may need a mental health evaluation, his defense lawyer said Thursday.
A San Jose man who purportedly wanted to spark a civil war in the U.S. was arrested by federal agents Friday after he allegedly attempted to detonate a car bomb at a bank in Oakland, the U.S. Attorney’s Office said.
Police detonated a live pipe bomb found in a car during a traffic stop in San Jose Wednesday night.
The Hayward Hall of Justice was evacuated Tuesday morning after a bomb threat was received, an Alameda County sheriff’s sergeant said.
Suspicious items that were reported inside an apartment building in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood Friday morning were deemed harmless, police said.
A south Rohnert Park neighborhood was evacuated Tuesday evening after police received a report of a possible explosive device in a truck parked on Mary Place, according to the Rohnert Park Department of Public Safety.
A New Jersey woman headed to San Francisco International Airport was briefly detained Tuesday after Transportation Security Administration screeners found explosive devices inside a suitcase she had checked for the flight, federal authorities told CBS San Francisco.
State Highway 85 in San Jose opened in both directions around 4:15 p.m. Wednesday after a crash involving fleeing bank robbery suspects closed the roadway for hours.