Charred cars in the carport after a suspicious 2-alarm fire in Mountain View.

Suspicious Carport Fire In Mountain View Destroys Several Cars

A two-alarm blaze injured one person and damaged 12 vehicles in a carport in Mountain View Saturday.


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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.


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Arson Suspected In Oakland Carport Fire That Destroyed 2 Cars

Two cars and a carport were destroyed in a suspicious fire in Oakland early Saturday morning.



SUVs Burned In Redwood City

Several weeks ago, a larger 3-alarm carport fire broke out not too far from the scene of Monday’s car fires, damaging an apartment building. Investigators determined that fires was, in fact, the work of arsonists.


Flames engulf a carport at an Oakland apartment building on the 200 block of Adams St., March 13, 2012. (Leah Maddock)

Carport Fire Destroys 3 Vehicles At Oakland Apartment Building

Three carports caught fire Tuesday morning in Oakland, an Oakland fire dispatcher said.


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Man Found Dead Outside Union City Home

The Alameda County coroner’s bureau has identified a man who was found dead in Union City on Monday evening as Ricardo Daniel Garcia.

CBS San Francisco–01/04/2011

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Vehicles Torched In Hayward Carport Fire

A fire that destroyed four vehicles and damaged a carport at an apartment complex in Hayward early Tuesday morning is being treated as suspicious, a fire spokesman said.

CBS San Francisco–10/26/2010