Evacuation

A car damaged by falling boulders near San Francisco’s Telegraph Hill. (CBS)

6-Month Telegraph Hill Rockslide Prevention Project Begins In San Francisco

San Francisco Public Works began a six-month project this week to stabilize the crumbling cliff at Telegraph Hill below Coit Tower to improve the stability of the hillside and to prevent future rockslides.

11/21/2014

Students evacuated Vallejo High School after an explosion in a photo lab injured 2 employees. (CBS SF)

2 Staff Members Injured In Gas Explosion At Vallejo High School; Lines Had Been Shutoff Since Napa Quake

Vallejo High School was evacuated after an a maintenance worker trying to re-light the pilot caused an explosion, seriously injuring himself and at least one other staff member. School has since resumed.

11/14/2014

Oakland's Ronald Dellums Federal Building

Oakland Schools, City Hall, Federal Building Evacuated Because Of Gas Odor

All Oakland public schools were dismissed Thursday after a strong odor of natural gas spread through the city.

10/30/2014

Lava Flow

Lava Flowing On Hawaii Big Island Prompts Evacuation Preparations

Dozens of residents in a rural area of Hawaii have been placed on alert as flowing lava from an erupting volcano advances.

10/26/2014

(Ryan Takeo/CBS SF)

San Francisco’s Jose Ortega Elementary School Briefly Evacuated After Bomb Threat

Students and staff at Jose Ortega Elementary School in San Francisco’s Ingleside neighborhood were allowed to return to their classrooms after police initiated a brief evacuation due to a bomb threat.

10/06/2014

(Mountain View Police Department)

Father, Son Found Dead In Mountain View Apartment With Gas Leak Identified

The bodies discovered decomposing Wednesday in an apartment complex in Mountain View that had a strong gas odor were father Lian Liu and his son.

09/29/2014

(CBS)

Investigation of Noxious Gas At Mountain View Apartment Complex Reveals 2 Decomposing Bodies

Two decomposing bodies were found Wednesday inside the apartment that was the source of an unusual chemical odor that prompted authorities to evacuate the entire complex, said Mountain View police.

09/25/2014

(CBS)

San Mateo High School Closed Due To Gas Leak

San Mateo High School is closed Wednesday morning because of a gas leak reported on the campus Tuesday night.

09/24/2014

Andrew Hill High School in San Jose. (Banh Mi/Wikimedia Commons)

Andrew Hill High School In East San Jose Evacuated After Being Placed On Lockdown; Police Investigate Bomb Threat

Andrew Hill High School in San Jose is being evacuated after being placed on lockdown Friday afternoon. Police are investigating a possible bomb threat and an apparent call for ransom over the phone.

09/19/2014

Crime scene tape, police line, generic

Lowell High School Briefly Locked Down After Bomb Threat Call, SFPD Give The ‘All Clear’

Lowell High School has been evacuated according to the San Francisco Police Department due to an unspecified threat. Police say students are being taken safely to the campus football field as they conduct a sweep.

09/16/2014

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