Crews

A family looks on as crews work on a massive sinkhole in San Francisco's Richmond District. (Megan Goldsby/CBS)

Massive Sinkhole In San Francisco’s Richmond District Becomes Its Own ‘Attraction’

Plenty of onlookers are snapping photos and one teacher even brought his science class to the sinkhole at Sixth Avenue and Lake Street in San Francisco.

12/04/2014

Police Car, light, siren, generic

Rescue Crews Work To Pull Driver From Vehicle Over Embankment In Rural Alameda County

Rescue crews are working to pull a driver from a vehicle that went over an embankment off of a rural Alameda County road Tuesday afternoon, San Ramon Valley fire officials said.

12/02/2014

A map shows newly-installed steel plates on the upper deck of the Bay Bridge caused speeds to slow significantly. (CBS)

Caltrans Suspends Bay Bridge Construction Project After Metal Plates Cause Commute Chaos

Caltrans officials have decided to suspend a big construction project on the Bay Bridge after metal plates used to secure the area caused major traffic issues on the span last week.

10/19/2014

Ida Rothschild

Search Crews Look For 9-Year-Old Girl Who Wandered From Marin County Park

Marin County Sheriff’s Office officials are searching Samuel P. Taylor State Park in Marin County Friday night for a 9-year-old New Mexico girl who disappeared Friday afternoon.

06/13/2014

(CBS)

Fremont Fire Crews Put Out Grass Fire After 1-Hour Battle

Fire crews have extinguished a one-alarm grass fire in Fremont, according to an Alameda County Fire Department dispatcher.

06/08/2014

Coast Guard crews searched for a stranded boater after a ship capsized near the Golden Gate Bridge. (CBS)

Rescue Crews Search For People Possibly In Water After Boat Mishap Near Golden Gate Bridge

Rescue crews were searching for people who may be in the water near the Golden Gate Bridge after a boat mishap in the Bay early Monday morning, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

06/02/2014

SJFD

Mayor Says Cash-Strapped San Jose Can Improve Fire Response By Downsizing Crews

Right now, San Jose Fire shows up with four people on each engine, and it doesn’t matter whether it’s a huge blaze or a minor medical call. But with a tight budget, Reed said it’s time to rethink four-man teams.

05/14/2014

California Department of Corrections prison inmate firefighters remove burned trees from a highway.  (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Prison Realignment Program Could Cost California Inmate Fire Crews

California’s budget-saving prison realignment program could end up costing the state a third of its firefighting crews if a deal can’t be reached to keep inmates on the fire lines.

08/01/2012

Embarcadero Center in San Francisco (CBS)

San Francisco Considers Extending Film Crew Perks

A push is on in San Francisco to extend tax breaks for the film industry for a couple more years.

04/25/2012

A pool of water from a main break floods a San Leandro street. (CBS)

Crews Scramble To Fix San Leandro Water Main Break

A water main break in San Leandro knocked out water service to dozens of homes near John Muir Middle School Wednesday morning.

12/28/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 56,679 other followers