A disgruntled patient set a small fire inside his room at San Mateo Medical Center on Tuesday night, which led to a standoff with police.
Archbishop Riordan High School was evacuated Thursday after someone phoned in a bomb threat to the school, according to San Francisco police.
An assisted living facility for formerly homeless senior citizens was evacuated Thursday so that a bomb squad could investigate a suspicious device, San Francisco police said.
Homes and businesses in part of San Francisco’s Mission District were evacuated Wednesday morning because of a gas leak, authorities said.
A suspicious object discovered at a Fremont business early Monday morning drew a bomb squad response and prompted an evacuation, police said.
PG&E crews were working to repair a gas leak in a Brentwood neighborhood Friday night.
No bomb was found after a search of the Kohl’s department store at the Great Mall in Milpitas after a threat prompted an evacuation of the Kohl’s and some adjacent stores Friday afternoon, police said.
A gas odor that triggered an evacuation at a Hayes Valley elementary school was probably caused by a failed pilot light on a boiler, a PG&E spokesman said Friday.
Officials are working to repair as quickly as possible a water main that broke and flooded a Daly City neighborhood Tuesday.
Crews worked Tuesday evening on the finishing touches of cleanup after a water main break flooded a Daly City neighborhood with mud.