California Firefighting Aircraft Ready To Battle Wildfires Weeks Ahead Of NormalThe early arrival of dangerous fire conditions has prompted state emergency responders to spring into action earlier than usual.
Vocal Opposition Delays Funding Of Alameda County Sheriff's Drone The ACLU claims that that county officials have been perusing the use of drones in secrecy, and are planning to use them for surveillance and intelligence gathering, not simply search and rescue.
California Earthquake Officials Change Preparedness Delivery TacticEarthquake preparedness officials in California are trying to shake things up and they’re making a radical change in their message and how its delivered.
Capitola Still Waits On Disaster Relief From StormsCapitola has not yet received disaster relief following those large storms in March that led to flash floods. Damage following the March floods is estimated at $17 million, AND Capitola's emergency reserves are gone following flood repairs.
California To Seek Federal Aid For Tsunami DamageCalifornia emergency officials said they hope to complete a tsunami damage estimate as early as next week to submit to the federal government in an aid request for wave-battered harbors.
State Officials In Menlo Park To Tout Quake PreparednessGeologists and first responders gathered in Menlo Park Monday to remind people that preparedness means more than just storing water and a flashlight in the garage.