Electrical fire

Fire crews battling a fire at a San Jose party store.

San Jose Firefighters Battle Electrical Fire At Adult Party Supply Store

Firefighters were at the scene of a one-alarm electrical fire at an adult party supply store in San Jose Friday morning


Power Pole Fire

Power Pole Fires Spark Outages Across San Francisco

PG&E mobilized utility crews from the East Bay to help repair a number of power outages in San Francisco on Sunday.


The Lockheed Martin stand is pictured during the Defence Systems and Equpment International (Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)

Fire Breaks Out At Lockheed Martin’s Sunnyvale Offices

Firefighters responded to a fire at a Lockheed Martin office space in Sunnyvale Wednesday morning, fire officials said.



PG&E Worker Injured By Electrical Flash Repairing Transformer In SF Bayview

A Pacific Gas and Electric employee received minor injuries Sunday afternoon when a piece of equipment failed during repairs to a transformer in San Francisco’s Bayview neighborhood.


marijuana, pot, cannabis, medical

Marijuana Grow Found In East San Jose Home

Police are investigating a sophisticated marijuana growing operation in an East San Jose home that was discovered by firefighters putting out a blaze late Sunday night.


Outside a warehouse on the 600 block of Ohio St. where a large marijuana-growing operation was discovered, May 16, 2012. (CBS)

Richmond Warehouse Fire Reveals Large Marijuana Grow

An electrical fire at a Richmond warehouse Wednesday morning led to the discovery of a large marijuana growing operation inside the building, according to authorities.


Walnut Creek fire

Glitch Sparks Explosion, Fire At Walnut Creek Pumping Station

A electrical fire burned at a water district pumping station in Walnut Creek Monday, exploding at least one electrical transformer and creating a large plume of fire and smoke.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/07/2011